There is nothing ‘normal’ about what we had before the pandemic.

Before the Coronavirus hit, we were struggling to deal with climate change effects, with raging wars, political wrangling, social conflicts and inequality of all sorts.

But life seemed to stand still in March 2020 and until all but recently, we struggled to believe we could shrug off the heavy cloak…

“Kein mensch ist illegal” (German for ‘no-one is illegal’) was the slogan adopted in 1997 by a group of political activists in Germany looking to bring wider attention to the situation of refugees. Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash

Have you ever been in a situation when you argued with someone about their choice of words and they just dismissed you saying, “what difference does it make anyway?”

Did it make you feel frustrated?

Sometimes when you are passionate about a topic and have an emotional connection with it…

John Strick van Linschoten

Experienced #humanitarian. Write at johnstrick.com. Tweet on @nomadikal. Interested in #appliedlinguistics #society #values. Also on Linkedin & Facebook.

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