For Muslim women, “they have been at the forefront of politics since 2016,” said Widad. They voted, they played a leading role in engaging the whole Muslim community to participate in the election, and they even ran for office.
Walkout to Vote organized rallied across the country, so that thousands of students could rally in the streets to promote the vote on the midterm elections. In New York City, the rally took place at Union Square.
One week before the midterm elections, a group of Chinese Americans protested against marijuana legalization in front of city hall, and claimed they would only vote for politicians who keep marijuana away from their community. Although the politicians favored by
Democratic challenger Andrew Gounardes unseated 16-year incumbent Republican state senator Marty Golden, flipping one seat red to blue in the New York State Senate to help democrats win majority.
Child marriage is legal and real in the United States. The majority of states don’t set the minimum age to 18 affecting thousands of children. Former victims and national advocacy groups are fighting to revise the laws.
More and more software programmers and financial analysts choose the Japanese Mahjong as their leisure activity, and some of them are considering becoming professionals.
They no longer need an office and they centrainly don’t need to ask for vacation days. An increasing number of people are becoming digital nomads, allowing them to work while traveling the world.
In order to meet the needs of the booming Chinese market, many US sneaker consignment and retail companies have expanded their business into the East in the past 2 years.