A new face of Italy?
In the recent election here in
The Lega Nord and Northern League parties are two of the most visible in their dislike of foreigners. For those who think this only extends to those from
Recent media reports seem to indicate an increase in state activity against stranieri who are here illegally and well as violence by some groups against individuals and camps of non-Italians.
Despite this prejudice against people groups we have found that on a person to person basis most Italians are very friendly and open. They tend to accept with open arms the person, but have reservations about groups based on what they hear…even if they have never met someone from that group.
Unfortunately this generalization sounds like people I have met in
I HAVE LIVED IN TWO COUNTRIES SO FAR AND I HAVE LEARNED TO ALLOW PEOPLE TO SEE ME AS I AM AND THAT TAKES TIME IF THEY DID NOT LIKE ME BECAUSE I WAS FROM ANOTHER PLACE THAT IS SAD FOR THEM BECAUSE I AM NOT HALVE BAD. WE CANNOT EXPECT FOR A NEW PERSON TO LIKE US THEY MAY BE SCARED TOO, PREJUDCE IS INTERNATIONAL AS ARE BAD MANNERS MY BIG SISTER SAID AND SO I BELIEVE THE MORE WE TRAVEL AND "GLOBALIZE" OURSELVS THE LESS PREJUDICE CAN THRIVE. I AM AFRAID OF THE FRENCH BUT THIS FALL I HOPE TO MEET SOME AND LEARN TO GET OVER MY OWN PREJUDICE, WITH GODS HELP OF COURSE.LIFE TAKES TIME TO LEARN WE HUMANS SEEM TO BE THIS SCARY WORK IN PROGRESS I THINK. BY THE WAY WE HAVE JUST STARTED OUR BLUEBERRY HARVEST IT LOOKD GOOD. HAVE A NICE TIME IN THE STATES, TINA
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