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As a multicultural actress working in Hollywood, which culture do you most strongly resonate with — the Mexican, Lebanese, or American culture? All of the cultures are a part of me, and I couldn’t choose just one, but I must say it is all part of what being an American is all about. This country is a melting pot of so many cultures and that is one of the great things about being an American.

Nadia Aboulhosn Gif Pack II

# 3 8 small/medium sized gifs of the American / Half-Lebanese plus-size model and fashion blogger Nadia Aboulhosn. I made all of these with the intent that they’d be used for RPing purposes. Should one want to include this in a gif hunt or their own resources, please link back and give me credit.

There are 117 gifs I made of her that I made here, raising the total to 155 gifs.

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L.A. Hyder | Lebanese American

Self-Portrait at 40, 1987

Ivy & Acey, 1996 

Photographer and LVA (Lesbians in the Visual Arts) founding director L.A. Hyder (b. 1947) uses her self-awareness as an American of Lebanese ancestry to encourage diverse participation.

“I feel all my work is informed by who I am as a lesbian. That no matter what it is, it’s lesbian art…I photograph a lot of doorways and a lot of stairways. I like the feel of possibility and looking through things. I feel it’s not always the content that makes it lesbian. Texture and form to me is very lesbian. My installations have much more direct lesbian content than my photographs, and they have more of a political bent. Installations involve transforming a concept and often mine are about being lesbian or being of Arabic heritage.” - L.A. Hyder statement

LEBANON. Beirut. 1982. A Lebanese translator in front of a US soldier, part of the Multinational Force in Lebanon (MNF), a peacekeeping force created in 1982 and disbanded in 1984 following its growing ineffectiveness and the re-escalation of the war. It included the United States, France, the UK and Italy

Photograph: Chris Steele-Perkins/Magnum Photos

ID #16743

Name: Rose
Age: 15
Country: United States

hello!! i’m rose, a student wrapping up my sophomore year of high school. i’m lebanese/american, but i’ve been living in the middle east virtually my entire life. english is my mother tongue, but i can also speak a tiny amount of arabic, and i’m currently learning french - i’m just looking for some dope people to talk to. i’m not gonna burden you with a drawn-out paragraph about myself and my interests, so heres a list:
-post-ironic memes
-creative writing
-star wars
-outer space
-makeup
-vidja games (gmod, life is strange, assassin’s creed, etc…)
-disney
-art
-theatre
-game of thrones
-marina and the diamonds
-literature
-obscure aesthetics like simpsonwave
-HISTORY
-existential conversations about the theories of life and the universe
-victorian ghosts
-creepy paranormal stuff
-tim burton
-costumery
-artificial intelligence, elon musk, tesla, space exploration related stuff

Preferences: preferably around 15-20 years old (but not strictly!) anyone who is down to talk

Honestly I never really know how to describe Mika’s ethnicity/nationality. The man was born to a Lebanese mother and and American father (who was actually born in Israel) who lived in France for most of his childhood and then moved and currently lives in England??? Like I’m assuming his nationality is British (like he has a British passport) but at the same time he has a strong connection to his Lebanese heritage but he also has a lot of French influence. And didn’t Le Divan keep calling him French-American and?????

hey everyone !! i’ve never rly seen plus size fc masterlists around, and as a plus size girl myself i feel like we definitely need more representation in the rpc, so under the cut you’ll find 36 plus size fcs under 40. hope u enjoy !! this list will be updated in the future.

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