Why I’m an American Living in Africa

You can have a higher quality of life in the third world.

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As an American living in Morocco, I always get asked why: Why would you live here and not in the U.S.? Why haven’t you returned to the U.S. yet? Have you thought about going back? Isn’t it hard living in Morocco?

And, the usual: “Africans/Moroccans would kill to have the option to live in the U.S.! What a waste it is…



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A 20-something global citizen and polyglot writing about Personal Development, Work, and Mental Health. https://razanecherk.carrd.co/