Paris Attack: horrible, revolting, unnecessary violence
Tsunami Urge: the power of nature, frightening
EU Referendum: shocking, unexpected, what now?
Who are we? Who are we in this world?
What is a nation?
- a group of people living in the same country, sharing the same beliefs, culture, religion, speaking the same language
Can nationality be changed?
- yes, we can identify with another culture and embrace the way of living from other countries
- it can be changed legally by earning another country citizenship
What is nationalism?
- exaggerated patriotism
We touched the subject of colonialism and its effects on the colonized countries. The different perspectives: – for the colonizers, they were bringing education, culture, and… in an undeveloped country
– for the colonized, the invaders were forcing a lifestyle that did not define them, robbed their country, changed their home into a strangers house.
History should not be looked at in a linear way and from just one point of view.
- group meeting, discussing roles – checked
- notes on the essay film “WE” – checked, kind of
- notes on essay films