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A foreigner’s perspective: Venstre’s immigration reform proposal

Now, this is a slightly unusual post, as I normally don’t comment on political discussion on the blog. But this topic is close to my heart, and as a foreigner in Denmark, I am personally affected, so I’m making an exception. 865 more words


24 Struggles All Third Culture Kids Understand

Third Culture Kid (def.) – “A term used to refer to children who were raised in a culture outside of their parents’ culture for a significant part of their developmental years.” (Wikipedia) It usually refers to people who grew up in multiple countries. 567 more words

Paris, the center of the world

“Foreigners belong in France because they have always been here and did what they had to do there and remained foreigners there. Of course they all came to France, a great many to paint pictures. 41 more words


The Princess vs. the Dude Selling Crystals

As kids, we are told stories. In every story, there is a hero and there is a villain. The hero does everything, in the end at least, the right way. 498 more words

Not all Americans are the same I swear!

Dear people around me at the Japanese version of the DMV,

Please do not put me in the same category as this overly friendly, preppy, chatty, unobservant, Texan with creepy eyes and long nose hairs, who thinks that just because we are both American we are instant friends. 85 more words

The Day

Botswana has to pay HIV treatment for foreigners

Gaborone – Botswana’s High Court on Friday ordered the government to provide treatment to HIV-positive foreign prisoners at the state’s expense.

Justice Bengbame Sechele ruled that the denial of anti-retroviral (ARV) treatment to foreign inmates violated their rights. 121 more words


The World Around

“Foreigners are like you and me, they know what children need. All women anywhere have maternal instincs, we’re all like the Guan Yin inside.”

~ Xin Ran