Duality by Selene Lacayo

By Selene Lacayo This article has been shared with permission of Selene, from her blog Foreign Mom (https://foreignmom.wordpress.com/), originally posted on 22 of June 2017. Thank you to Selene for sharing her beautiful story and global perspective.  When I was nineteen years-old, I flew to the U. S. as a freshman in college. I had…

Beyond Walls: Watching Donald Trump from Mexico

By Madeleine Wattenbarger. I watched the November 8 election returns with several other foreigners in Mexico City, where I’d moved just a few months before, at the end of August. The results left me, like so many others, numb and in denial for a few days. When I talked with other people from the US,…