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Refugee status: the social cachet of taking in Ukrainians

The social cachet of taking in Ukrainians

30 April 2022

9:00 AM

30 April 2022

9:00 AM

I have temporarily taken in two Ukrainian refugees and suddenly find that, for very little sacrifice, my stock has soared. People who have regarded me as a hard-nosed, right-wing bastard are suddenly confused and struggling to readjust. A woke young relative who has despaired of my ignorant, reactionary views on Black Lives Matter, climate change, gender and so on suddenly sees a halo above my head.

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