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    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

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    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 3 Responses Jan 4

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    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

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    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

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    Hi everybody. Am I the first never from the

    Netherlands in this group?
    roelofj roelofj 56-60, M Dec 20, 2015

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    was, am and will die

    as one it seems.
    voyelle voyelle 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 23

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    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 23, 2015

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    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Jan 1

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    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

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    Just wanted to join the Europe team :)

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

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    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 13-15, M Jan 28

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    I'm french but I lived

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

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    Cierzo Cierzo 41-45, M 3 Responses Sep 17, 2015

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    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 4 Responses Jan 18

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    I was born in America

    so technically I'm American, but my parents and grandparents are European. I have a question for Europeans. When growing up, were your parents really strict? Did your mother baby you if you are a boy, or treat you like an adult if you are a girl? I realize that most American...
    awaywego4 awaywego4 26-30, F 5 Responses Apr 3, 2015

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    "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

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    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 8 Responses Jan 7

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    Europe is nice to live!

    All those small countries with different languages and cultures. I still have a few things on my to-visit list :)
    xForgottenOne xForgottenOne 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 11, 2015

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    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 3 Responses Oct 2, 2015

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    TrueLondon TrueLondon 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 4, 2014

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    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

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    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 4 Responses Jan 28

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    cwelechi02 cwelechi02 41-45, M Jan 30

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    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

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    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

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    British-european

    I take pride in being from the UK but also that is worth very little if I'm not European. I don't like Euro-skeptics and believe their arguments are very flawed. I would like to quote a phrase commonly used by Bill Clinton - It's the economy, stupid. The EU is our economy, the...
    jeneshisugakuto jeneshisugakuto 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 23, 2009

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    I would love to live in Europe

    and maybe marry a European girl.
    Latinboy89 Latinboy89 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 27, 2015

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    Well, sort of. I call myself 'Euro-Caribbean'.

    The white part of my ancestry [which is the majority] is all European, as one would expect. Scottish, Irish, English, French, Dutch, German, Italian, Spanish. Possibly some others that I haven't proven yet. My great-great grandfather came to the Caribbean from Scotland [Argyll...
    ThejaMT ThejaMT 26-30, M 2 Responses May 6, 2015

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    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 2 Responses Sep 26, 2015

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    From the flattest land of them all,

    Denmark! :D. We got a hill 170m tall!!! Woah, wanna go climb it?, i mean.. drive up to it and walk 100meters. Actually that is one of the sad parts, I like mountains, can we borrow one?. Anyway, I am interested in talking with girls from the EU.
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 23, 2015

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    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 4 Responses Aug 27, 2015

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    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

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    TheMindBlower TheMindBlower 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 22, 2015

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    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

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    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

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    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 3 Responses Jul 5, 2015

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    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

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    I love the Europe and everything about it!

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

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    MipetKari MipetKari 46-50, M 1 Response May 9, 2015

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    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses Apr 8, 2014

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    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

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    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

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