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Crime in Denmark: A Social Failure

I am taking two classes here at DIS that have something to do with crime. The first is Gang Crime in Scandinavia, the second is… 647 more words


Coincidence? I don’t think so.

Some months ago an American blogger sent me an email. She had been reading my blog and said that she and her French husband were about to move from Paris to Osaka. 669 more words

Expat Life

Popologetics (Book Review)

I grew up in the 1980s, which was a glorious decade for popular culture.  Maybe not the most faith-friendly era, but for 80s kids who grew up in the church, there were a lot of fun entertainments that shaped us.  1,538 more words

Book Review

A romantic tapas night, Japanese style

My husband and I have a slightly unusual living arrangement compared to your typical European couple. Namely, for the past year and a half, we’ve lived in different cities for 50% of the time. 905 more words

Expat Life

On families

A note on Danish culture: I’ve only been here three days, but the cultural differences are beginning to stand out. Everyone is far more polite here than they are in the U.S. 696 more words


The Real Story Behind Roe v. Wade

Once again our nation is thinking about abortion.  This is a very good thing because, if abortion is the willful terminating of an innocent human life, then it is a… 174 more words

Cultural Observations