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Immigration

As I sit in this great rounded room of dirty off-white walls, closed counter windows and skylights, I am met with a barrage of curious and occasionally derisive glances. The eyes of nameless strangers seem to ask, “Who is this … Continue reading

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True Ireland

As the bus pulled out of Cork’s city centre and made its way towards Dublin, I could feel my excitement mounting at the prospect of experiencing a new part of Ireland. The bus quickly moved through the pastoral countryside, revealing … Continue reading

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Family Ties – Jewish Obligation and Irish Satisfaction

Family has a defining impact on an individual. Growing up is a mixture of good and bad experiences that shape who we all grow up to be. Some families grow to feel like a burden on the grown children, while … Continue reading

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