Jeremy Courtney :: Misperceptions of Iraqi People

  • “This is a misperception: ‘Iraqis are nothing like me.’” warns Jeremy Courtney, Cofounder and Executive Director of the Preemptive Love Coalition (PLC). The Iraqi people, at the base level, have much in common with the American people. Even their questions about death and future are points of common ground. Another frequent misperception is that Iraqis are exactly like us – also a faulty assumption. “Our blueprints for so much of life don’t work when you try to lay them over someone else’s reality.”

    Misperceptions of Iraqi People



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