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I feel it too

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Submitted by Diemf Leatres (Denmark), Sep 27, 2008 at 20:11

I'm not jewish, I'm not dark skinned. I'm a white Belgian student. and even I can feel the racism. Situated in Kolding I have a South african friend here and he is constantly in 'danger'. People shout at him, I recently got into a fight because they wanted my friend to come outside and help me.

In Belgium racism is a great problem but here it's an accepted and shared part of their culture. My intentions are not to generalize because I met great Danes with no racial problem whatsoever.

I'm here for one year and in the first three weeks problems arose so I hope nothing else happens from now on.

(2008 - 2009)

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