Christine Wehrmeier

Global Identities: Who Are We Now?

Eckhart Tolle calls it our inherited dysfunction. Ancient religions have referred to it as our collective madness. I’m sure that regardless of political opinion, many of us could agree that certain world events, such as Brexit, are perfect examples of how the world is currently going through a major identity crisis. But this is something that is relevant for nations and individuals alike.

When you’re someone like me who is mixed race, these are very interesting times, because I potentially belong everywhere and nowhere at once. Where I was born, what my heritage is…