Some say life begins at birth, others at conception.
Mine began when my parents separately made their way to the United States.
Scratch that. Let’s go further back. 722 more words
This statement is not cast in stone, we welcome input.
This discussion space is for the children of parents who were forced into exile. Our aim is to encourage a discussion of how our parents’ experiences and responses impacted on us, the second generation. 151 more words
Welcome to a new web-site for the second generation. In these columns we hope to set up a forum for debate and dialogue about how our forebears came to flee or were pressured to leave their countries of origin; and how we, their children – the second generation – have come to terms (or not) with the experiences of our parents and/or grandparents. 107 more words