Tag : assimilation

Night at the Circus: An International Student View on Shopping in Leeds

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With a large number of Asian students in Leeds, Meng Xian highlights areas of student life that make fresher’s week seem more of a culture shock than expected. From shopping to cups of tea, this is an insight into the difficulties international students may face when coming to little old … Read More

Learn Your Lines: Should all British citizens speak the English language?

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In a country that does not offer foreign language lessons as early as other European countries, it seems rich that England is increasingly pressurising immigrants to learn the language. We question the motivation for this: is this another mask for xenophobia, or helping immigrants to integrate? Assimilation and integration of cultures is … Read More