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For My Mom, The Best of Them All

My Mother has just turned 87 years old, and in honour of that special occasion, I am posting this poem that I read at our family celebration, here on my blog. 1,353 more words

Things I've Learned

Video: GW Bidge Shut Down by Agitators for Immigrants

Ten people chained themselves together this morning on the George Washington Bridge before Rush Hour. Police got there and had to forcibly remove them. Some Mestizo Jew seems to have gotten the best coverage and was almost certainly connected to the aggressors. 85 more words

Quality Of Life


If you like this cartoon, please cast your ‘Like’ on the Facebook link of the US Consulate Chennai Cartoon Contest between October 29th to November 7th… 30 more words


We came for a better life

Several decades ago I traveled by ship across the Atlantic from Southampton, UK to New York.  I was an immigrant. Like other immigrants, I was nervous, anxious and yes, I was frightened.   1,174 more words

Cultural Differences are universal!

Long before I was an immigrant traveling to America, I was a young kid who moved from one state to another within India because of a personal situation. 254 more words


Views on immigration

The New York Times published this week, October 24 an article by JODI KANTOR and CATRIN EINHORN entitled; Refugees encounter a foreign word: Welcome!

The story is about Canadians who sponsored Syrian Refugees and the response of the Canadian Government to this refugee crisis. 859 more words

Letters: The cost of immigration is too high

Re: 100 Million Canadians? We Can Only Hope, Terence Corcoran, Oct. 21.
Terence Corcoran’s musings about a Canada with a population of 100 million fail to take into account the geography of this nation. 987 more words

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