It’s Fine When I Make Fun Of My Country, But It’s Not Okay When You Do It

Jokes at home and scrutiny abroad

Maria Garcia
A-Culturated
Published in
6 min readApr 15, 2024

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Family lunches have a suggested time of arrival on my mother’s side of the family. One o'clock is the equivalent of two or three o’clock, if that suits someone better.

My mother is the eldest of six siblings, and the family has extended itself to 30 or 40…

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