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I AM

I am an immigrant. I am a woman (and an abuse survivor). I am part of the LGBT Community. I am a HUMAN BEING. I deserve equal rights, fair politics and leadership that is founded on just principles, integrity and … Continue reading

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Making The Immoral Acceptable To The Majority

“My achievement is to have taken an issue that was considered to be completely wrong, perhaps even immoral, and help to turn it into a mainstream view in British politics.” (Nigel Farage) I read this today. And re-read it. And … Continue reading

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Yes, I’m Worried. Just In Case You’re Wondering

Yes, I do live in the country that voted to leave the EU and has since descended into political rhubarb. Egos all over the place and zero care for the country and its people, whichever way they voted in the … Continue reading

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Gloria

  I spent most of the weekend reading this book – and I’d happily recommend it. I think what I loved most about it is finding out that Gloria Steinem is no extraordinary person – or at least not more … Continue reading

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Hope

Hope seems to be the word of the day. Hope because people said they want to welcome refugees – no matter what Dave Cameron may think about it. Solidarity for Refugees march in London today – photo from The Independent … Continue reading

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Sins of Omission

Today is Holocaust Memorial Day. While it is important to have such a reminder every year, I personally feel that a one-day reminder makes no difference for me. The memory of the Holocaust is integral part of what shapes my identity as a … Continue reading

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The Sun Rises in the East – Right?

It’s 5:16am, the world is quiet. Excellent. I like it best like this… (and for a change, I’m not still awake but woke up after 9 hours of good sleep…) My mind is doing a lot of work already, and … Continue reading

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