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An Immigrant’s Perspective # 4 – Foreign Films, Subtitles and Iraq

“Where did you meet them?”, I asked my mother after her new friends left our house. “At the club,” she responded, “and do you know that he speaks six languages fluently?” Being multilingual was always a reason for admiration and … Continue reading

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I Speak English, You Speak! – An Immigrant’s Perspective #1

This is the first in a series about immigration. ——————————————————————————————————- Until yesterday I believed that I’d thought through all the trials and tribulations that go with being an immigrant. Wrong! While attending a professional workshop, the speaker who was born … Continue reading

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