I Am European

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    I'm Polish, Chezc, Austrian,

    Hungarian and a little Russian.
    tazmanlvnv tazmanlvnv
    41-45, M
    1 Response Feb 27

    America

    Lately I dropped into a discussion provoked by an American lady that asked questions about the position of her country.  Was it really living up to the values of the founding fathers, she asked.  Most of the people hearing this were Americans and in a jiffy there was...
    moreandless moreandless
    56-60, M
    Mar 2, 2010

    So far only exit polls are available,

    but it looks like Frau Merkel's party has been severely punished in regional elections, whereas anti-immigration AfD (Alternative for Germany) party is clearly on the rise. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3489936/Angela-Merkel-set-punished-voters-open-door-refugee...
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    5 Responses Mar 13

    The majority of my family is British,

    I live in America but my great grandparent moved here so unlike all my friends I have like no Native American heritage lol, and i hope to one day go back over and explore Europe!
    kxCobra kxCobra
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 12, 2014

    Tomorrow 27th February there will be

    demonstrations in more than 60 cities in 17 European countries to demand safe passage for refugees instead of closing borders. , https://www.facebook.com/events/1034728089918510/ I suggest police identifies those who demonstrate, and then they are forced to take three or four...
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    5 Responses Feb 26

    "Refugees welcome" today's news Muslims

    who whipped woman in face with iron chain laugh in court. http://10news.dk/?p=1207 Meanwhile in the Netherlands, police are visiting the homes of people critican of asylum centres on twitter: https://www.reddit.com/r/europe/comments/42kyqg...
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    5 Responses Jan 25

    Nooorway

    Hey guys! I'm, like a lot of you 100% European. As you probably understood from the title, I'm from Norway. A 17 year old girl from Norway, and I'm proud of it! I love my country, even though a lot of people have never heard about it, or doesn't even know where it is on the map...
    justanothergirlonearth justanothergirlonearth
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Sep 22, 2013

    I'm from North Europe,

    more specifically from Finland... well at least I speak three languages so it's something :)
    Arizonaindiana Arizonaindiana
    18-21, F
    Nov 27, 2015

    Immigrants camping in a cemetery near the

    Serbia-Croatia border. Playing music and littering it completely.WHY ISN'T THIS SHOWN IN THE MEDIA??? 
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    1 Response Sep 26, 2015
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Mar 16

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    cwelechi02 cwelechi02
    41-45, M
    Jan 30

    Proud To Be European But...

    I love Europa, but everything i hear and see about the States make me want to move there! The people,weather,culture.. So i plan to do an exchange year there, and see how it actually is there!
    cancelthistrip cancelthistrip
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Aug 20, 2013

    Anybody else here from the UK living in the US?

    What's your experience been like? :)
    loutorres loutorres
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 18, 2014

    Swedish national police chief says he cannot

    guarantee the safety of residents in parts of Sweden any more. http://speisa.com/modules/articles/index.php/item.2498/swedish-national-police-chief-can-not-guarantee-the-safety-of-the-swedish-people-anymore.html You reap the multiculturalism you sow.
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Feb 16

    And proud. I live in Belgium a country

    where the 'Flemish demand for independence' is growing. Which is a bad thing, in place of helping each other out, we want to part from our country. I don't believe in small states, I believe in unity. It's the same in Europe, I see it every day, conflicts within the union, and...
    GentleReader GentleReader
    16-17, M
    Jan 28

    After yesterday's terrorist attacks in Brussels,

    there are voices claming for all Muslims to be expelled from Europe. This is simply demagogical, and cannot happen since many of them have the European citizenship. From my point of view, there are two measures that should be taken right away to avoid radical Islam from...
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Mar 22

    Just wanted to join the Europe team :)

    Greetings from the newest EU member, Croatia.
    SevenHunderdSeven SevenHunderdSeven
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 10, 2014

    Today Greek population is voting on a

    referendum to approve or reject the bailout conditions imposed by the IMF/EU. I am not taking sides if the good guys are Greece or the European Union. For I believe there are no good guys here. i cannot sympathise a country where tax evasion and corruption are so widespread...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jul 5, 2015

    I love the Europe and everything about it!

    Would like to travel every corner of it!
    TommyRosellino TommyRosellino
    18-21, M
    Nov 18, 2014

    Belgium is withdrawing more

    and more residence permits from Europeans who cannot get a job, even if they are not asking for benefits. http://www.euronews.com/2016/03/11/belgium-says-jobless-europeans-not-welcome/ Maybe they should try to get a fake Syrian passport.
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Mar 14

    Hi everybody. Am I the first never from the

    Netherlands in this group?
    roelofj roelofj
    56-60, M
    Dec 20, 2015
    MrsSThomas MrsSThomas
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Mar 2
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    7 Responses Apr 8, 2014

    In some German and Finnish towns,

    citizens are starting to organise anti-migrant street patrols. I understand them, but I don't think they are a good idea.First of all they give easy carnage to the media to use their favorite "xenophobe, racist, fascist, nazi" adjectivesSecond and most important...why should I...
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jan 29

    I'm french but I lived

    for 5 years in CA !
    dgddi dgddi
    46-50, M
    Dec 2, 2015

    Media here were telling today about this racist

    banner shown during a football match in Poland.It says "Europe is being invaded by the Islamic pest, let's defend Christianity"You can say it is anti-Islam. Ok. But where is the "racism" there? Is there an Islamic or a Christian "race"?The word racist has been so overused that...
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jan 28

    The bad side of being  European is not

    being able to vote for Trump
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    1 Response Feb 13

    I wonder just how many of us Jews remain in

    Europe? I am an European Jewess. I'm a French National.
    Astrucbmt Astrucbmt
    22-25, F
    7 Responses May 22, 2015

    According to this site,

    German women were assaulted by a large group of migrants in Cologne on New Year's Eve http://www.breitbart.com/london/2016/01/04/revealed-1000-migrants-brawl-rape-sexually-assault-steal-one-german-train-station-new-years-eve/ Those who understand German can find the original...
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    4 Responses Jan 4

    Ciao, hello, hallo, salut,

    hola! (Those are all the languages I speak in order of learning them!- First/native language Italian, but English surpassed quickly especially since being in the European School English section, Dutch since age 3, French since age 6, Spanish since age 14) I am from Europe, I...
    justj8 justj8
    18-21, T
    3 Responses Sep 7, 2015

    And quietly proud28 European countries will go

    to the polls this week (between 22 and 25 May 2014) to elect representatives to the European parliament which is the main check and balance to the executive of the European Union. Turnout will probably be low and, depressingly, nationalist parties like Front National (France...
    bethturner bethturner
    26-30, F
    4 Responses May 20, 2014

    i am Georgian so I am European.

    did you know that first Europeans skulls are found in Georgia, Dmanisi (town) ?
    Georgian77girl Georgian77girl
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Nov 24, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Jan 1

    Truly Amazing!

    I am Irish and proud, especially when I travel and people ask me where I'm from. Many perceive the Irish as great fun with a great sense of humour and talkative. Most of us really are! Although we speak English we are very different from our UK, US, and Australian counterparts. I...
    riveria riveria
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Apr 30, 2012
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Sep 17, 2015

    And I would quite like to stay European.

    As I don't have a voice in this forthcoming should-Britain-leave-the-EU referendum nonsense, I dearly hope that all of you who do vote to stay in. While the EU is very far from being perfect the benefits of being part of it far outweigh the negative aspects. In any case I...
    RogerLeahRoger RogerLeahRoger
    16-17, F
    1 Response Mar 24

    Romania is the country.

    Not the best country to live in, sadly...but still my country and I love it.
    Ozoria Ozoria
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 27, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 23, 2015

    I feel more an European nationalist

    than one from my own country. But this does not prevent me from realising that Europe is going not only through a deep economic crisis, but through a heavy moral decay that started longer ago than its financial counterpart. And no, I don't want the political union of the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jan 17, 2015

    I am deeply pro European.

    Not that I dismiss our national identities, but I do believe in the core principles that laid the base for the European Union. Freedom of trade, freedom of movement, cooperation between countries, social justice and the application of human rights. Recent events have seen our...
    MrSquishy MrSquishy
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Mar 8
    TrueLondon TrueLondon
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Feb 4, 2014

    I am 100 % European,

    but that´s already all what I can say about me. I am a mix of so much nationalities and cultures and I am feeling that I don´t belong fully to one of my nationalities or cultures.
    Loretta78 Loretta78
    36-40, F
    1 Response Oct 2, 2015

    A HERO 15-year-old Lithuanian Arminas Pileckas

    was stabbed to death by a Syrian classmate when he was trying to defend a girl who was being harassed by the agressor. https://www.rt.com/news/329243-sweden-migrant-stabbed-teenager/ Of course the corporate media have silenced this murder. What would have happened if the...
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Jan 18

    Schools examinations in Britain will be

    timetabled to accomadate Ramadan. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/educationnews/12084785/Exams-to-be-taken-earlier-in-the-day-to-fit-around-Ramadan-exam-boards-say.html It is obvious who is adapting to whom. Who has won and who has lost. What shall we do with those...
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    7 Responses Jan 7

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