Donald Drumpf

    Now that Donald Trump is the Republican nominee, I guess we have sunk about as low as we can as a country. I want you to know that this is really embarrassing to those of us who are overseas. I am sick of people asking me why my country has gone insane. So […]

Don’t Be Sad; Organize!

So Bernie Sanders is preparing for a contested convention and Hillary Clinton is urging him to drop out. A lot of my friends are Sanders supporters and they are all disappointed that he hasn’t “won” a lot of states (It was often close enough that they got the same number of delegates.) First, I want […]

Political Compass

There is a really neat website that can help you figure out your political beliefs and where you stand compared to others. It’s called Political Compass, and you should definitely give it a try.   Basically, it defines what is considered “left” and what is considered “right” so that you can get a better idea […]

Immigration is Hard

I have been hearing a lot of talk in the media about “If Trump wins I am leaving the country” or “If Sanders wins I am leaving the country.” This has become popular rhetoric in election years, and it needs to stop. First, here are the tales of two couples: A friend of mine has […]

The World is Watching

    First: This blog is written by an “expat,” who is voicing the feelings of the expat community. So what does that even mean? Well, and “expat” or ex-patriot is someone lives overseas. We moved overseas for various reasons, but mainly it was the lack of good jobs in the USA right now. Everything […]