In a room with four white walls, there was a little brown boy in the centre of the room. He was scared and lonely and did not understand why he was here. But he knew he had to make the best of it.
Articles By Mango
My parents were born and raised in Sri Lanka. In 1988, my dad moved to Canada and painstakingly worked to earn enough money to sponsor my mother who came in 1990. Like all Tamils, they immigrated to Canada in search of an opportunity to raise a happy family in peace.
Let’s talk about Facebook for a minute. Facebook is filled with people who for some reason feel they need to radiate an "I’m an idiot" persona. They choose to revel in the illusion of status through an artificially constructed image, when it only draws attention to their underlying security. Tamils are no stranger to this. In fact we’re more guilty of this than most groups. Below I’ve listed the two most annoying types of Tamils on Facebook – the ones who really aggravate me.