These people come from ugly places because they have an ugly culture and they are ugly inside – and often also outside – fuck these refugees, they are scroungers and I’m imperialist. The right and necessity to be imperialist, these poor countries people are somehow evil inside, their countries are ruined for their own fault. Luck has a limited function in life, and prejudice is only there before you meet someone, but after a while you’ve got the reputation you deserve. And the reputation these third world people’ve got is the same as the prejudice, sometimes even worse. Dina Nayeri, fuck off to Iran and die there.
Dina Nayeri was just a child when she fled Iran as an asylum seeker. But as she settled into life in the US and then Europe, she became suspicious of the idea that refugees should shed their old identities and be eternally thankful