While modern day Caucasians associate tanned skin with leisure time, globe-trotting, sportiness, and a healthy glow that comes with wealth and a higher social status, modern-day Cambodians associate pale skin with beauty, wealth, and higher social status (ABC Science).Read more..
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THIS IS ONE OF THE MANY PICTURES THAT WAS CIRCULATED ON FACEBOOK. NOT SURE WHO ORIGINALLY ALTERED IT.Read more..
In his foreword to Marie Alexandrine Martin’s Cambodia: A Shattered Society, Jean-François Baré wrote, “At the head of the list of vanquished, I would obviously be inclined, as would Marie Martin, to place the Khmer people, a martyred people.Read more..