Immigrant or Expat, Racist Terms?

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The-Polite-Language-Of-Racism

The following article is particularly relevant given the UK voted to leave the EU, to among other things, clamp down on who can live here alongside us and who can’t. Some will scream racism, others not…

If we’re lucky, we’re born, live and die in one country. Others like myself moved to another for a long while as a child immigrant before returning to my homeland. We becameExpats or Immigrants while retaining our original nationality. Others are still classed as immigrants by the locals even though they have opted to become a citizen of their new homeland.

Many people don’t have the luxury of determining where they want live, especially those driven from their countries by war, becoming stateless, not wanted by any country. Now click on the highlighted link above to read one man’s view on the subject…

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