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Johnson: Bilingualism in America: "Speak American". What about ...

www.economist.com/blogs/prospero/2015/09/johnson-bilingualism-america

Sep 11, 2015 ... Americans are nervous about their bilingual citizens, including a ... names for political reasons: Serbian and Croatian, Hindi and Urdu, and so ...

The Politics of Bilingualism | Multilingual Living

www.multilingualliving.com/2010/08/04/the-politics-of-bilingualism/

Aug 4, 2010 ... Language concerns have been a key aspect of the growing political ... Does the average American still use the term “bilingual” to mean a ...

Language Politics in the USA: The Paradox of Bilingual ... - JStor

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Education Services, 1995); Hold Your Tongue: Bilingualism and the Politics of English Only ... Americans but also by a significant number of immigrant parents.

The Fight For Bilingual Education Programs In The U.S.

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Apr 12, 2014 ... Those students do better than their peers in non-bilingual programs within the ... African Americans, whites – Carter remains hopeful the concept will soon ... are recognizing the globalizing forces on the economy and political ...

About One in Four Americans Can Hold a Conversation in a Second ...

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Decreases with advanced age-- Younger Americans, aged 18-29, are far more likely than other age groups to be bilingual, with 43% able to speak a second ...

Bilingual Education - Huffington Post

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A tallish, thin, blond young boy reached America and immediately felt at home. Read Whole ... The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 12.16.2015 | Politics .

Bilingualism in the United States: Present Attitudes ... - WordPress.com

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politics, has attracted many critics who argue that bilingualism is a private matter and ... United States history with regard to attitudes toward bilingualism. 1.

Bilingualism A Political Liability? : NPR

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Jan 29, 2012 ... He explains why being bilingual may be considered a political liability today. ... It turns out very few American presidents have had a strong ...

A majority of English-speaking Hispanics in the U.S. are bilingual ...

www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2015/03/24/a-majority-of-english-speaking-hispanics-in-the-u-s-are-bilingual/

Mar 24, 2015 ... This widespread bilingualism has the potential to affect future generations of ... Hispanics in the United States break down into three groups when it comes to .... WHY ISN'T THE GOVERNMENT PAYING US FOR THAT SKILL?

THE POLITICS OF BILINGUALISM - NYTimes.com

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Nov 10, 1985 ... Perhaps no aspect of education policy in the United States excites political passions more than bilingual education. With thousands of jobs and ...

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Views on Bilingualism in the United States - ncela - US Department ...

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views on bilingualism in the United States from pre-colonial times to the present. .... decisions; political organizations; and bilingual education programs and their  ...

Bilinguals in the United States | Psychology Today

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May 20, 2012 ... Bilinguals represent about 20 percent of the population in the United States. Who are they? Where do they live? What languages do they speak ...

Better Get Used to Living in a Bilingual America - Bloomberg View

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May 13, 2014 ... Better Get Used to Living in a Bilingual America ... Raul Gallegos is a Bloomberg View contributor, who covers Latin American politics, business ...