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We are Online! | Manifesto

We are confused. Our minds and bodies are enthusiastic. We hold hands in time and space where the ground is slippery. Because our sense of time/space is relative; we are excited to be together regardless of the differences of our backgrounds and experiences. Naturally, concepts are tangled and jumbled. Identity, commitment, rights, cultures… How do we express them? How do we emphasize our common points in a space where different ideas ought to live despite us? We do exist. We value living together, we flourish on cultural divergence and we embrace the culture of living together. We are not the “cultural mosaic” mentioned in the state rhetoric; our togetherness is organic, it is real. We are people who were forced or chose to leave our native soil, due to intolerance of our wish to live together, due to the psychological and physical oppression of our wish to live together. Or maybe, we are those people who did not, could not leave when given a chance. Or, we are those people who wake up to an …