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2011-12-06 23:36:19

Immigrants in North Texas develop American identity by participating in ethnic community activities, then branching out to broader civic and political life Whether contributing money to Boy Scouts, donating a statue of Gandhi for a Dallas city plaza, or successfully lobbying against flying Vietnam´s communist flag in a citywide international celebration, a new study shows that immigrants in Texas are involved in their communities. In North Texas, immigrants from India and Vietnam...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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