Posts Tagged: Venezuela

Joseph: What being Finnish means to me (Part II)

This is part II of Joseph’s blog entry, What being Finnish means to me.  Click here to see part I. By Joseph* …Later on I discovered rap music to deal with my feelings. There were just so many things wrong in this society that I saw all the Somalis and other foreigners not integrating well

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Joseph: What being Finnish means to me (Part I)

By Joseph* I came to Finland at the age of three. I spoke only English and understood Spanish since my mother was a Finn who lived many years in Venezuela.  We moved to a small city called Lappeenranta in eastern Finland. It is a beautiful city and the current unofficial capital of Karelia after Finland ceded

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