McDonald’s workers in the 1990s Soviet Union were required to smile – regardless of cultural norms that discourage excessive smiling. This NPR podcast explains what happened in the aftermath, as customers grew to like it… and workers did, too!
Harnarayan Singh drives hockey mania among his fellow Punjabi-Canadians with his innovative and mesmerizing play-by-play commentary! Listen to how he accomplishes this intercultural feat in this recent interview.
Two professors (one Indian and one white-American) ponder the influence that their own race has on teaching race in the college classroom.
Sikh Captain America takes to the streets to combat intolerance – Vishavjit Singh takes an innovative approach to fighting intolerance by drawing on one of his favorite superheroes!
American football has a new legion of fans… and they’re all Chinese.
Rapper Macklemore teams up with teacher Jamila Woods to deliver a powerful and “uncomfortable” message.
And here is an interview with both artists about the challenges of composing this single.
Lindblad Expeditions offers passengers the traditional fun cruise experience, combined with a deeper immersion into a region’s history, social and political issues, and cultural experiences. Guest performers and intellectuals offer unusual info and cultural insights.