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How not to be an “Ugly American”…when abroad

I’m about to take my first international trip. So, I can no longer say that I’m one of the majority of Americans who don’t have a passport. The need not to be an “Ugly American” is even more important when you’re a guest in another country. As Americans, we want to make a good impression …

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How not to be an “Ugly American”

At my work, a writer from India will be here for training during the next two weeks. So, my coworkers and I will be entertaining her and being good hosts. As Americans, we like to think of the United States as The Greatest Country on Earth. Part of being great is being polite. So, I’d …

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