Brigid O'Keeffe
Articles by Brigid O'Keeffe

An Immigrant’s Daughter

I have studied this passport’s contents countless times.

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How (Not) to Talk About Roma

Kicking off a week of what proved to be atypically prodigious journalistic commentary on what is commonly referred to as the “plight of the Roma (or Gypsies)” or “the Roma question” in contemporary Europe, The New York Times featured an article on 19 October 2013 that bore the perplexing headline: “Are the Roma Primitive, or Just Poor?”

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