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Who is this_latvian

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Prezentācija, kuru reiz rādīju saviem komunikācijas kolēģiem no Eiropas. Prezentācija tapusi ar stratēģisku Arta Krilova atbalstu un atspoguļo personīgo viedokli.

Prezentācija, kuru reiz rādīju saviem komunikācijas kolēģiem no Eiropas. Prezentācija tapusi ar stratēģisku Arta Krilova atbalstu un atspoguļo personīgo viedokli.

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  • 1. Who is this Latvian?
  • 2. From adistance, weall look thesame..in fact, weare not
  • 3. Latvia hasspent itsentire lifebetweenGermany andRussia
  • 4. Moreover - indifferenttimesSweden andPoland havereigned inLatvia too
  • 5. For a part ofLatvians theoccupationmuseum is amemory, notan exhibition
  • 6. Yet, during20 years ofour freedom,we haven’tagreed whichway to go
  • 7. Our socialintegrationhas failed
  • 8. There isenormousdifference innationalcompositionamongdifferentregions
  • 9. ..and there isa large partof society,who like tolook back
  • 10. In the sametime Latviahas its ownideas ofwhich waythe EUshould go
  • 11. UndoubtlyPSRS has lefta number ofimplicationsin Latviansociety..
  • 12. I. KGB havethought us tobe verycuriousabout otherpeople
  • 13. II. Latvianslove to giveflowers
  • 14. III. We areverypractical,thus we liketo buildinterestingthings
  • 15. IV. PSRS hasthought us toplay hockey...and it hasbecome apart ournationalidentity
  • 16. V. Duringoccupationwe haveestablished anumber ofour largestcompanies
  • 17. And yet, we have always managed to preserve our identity
  • 18. Doing it “theBaltic way”in 1989 - twomillionpeople, 4million hands
  • 19. Raisingmoney tobuildfreedommonument in1935
  • 20. Latvianshave aspecial wayto celebratewintersolstice
  • 21. ...andsummersolstice
  • 22. We are usedto live inmessuages
  • 23. And we havea keen senseof personalspace and wedont likewhensomeonecrosses theline
  • 24. Yet we loveto gather insong festival,where arealmost asmany singersas spectators
  • 25. Latviansbelieve youhave to lookdeeper tounderstandsomeaspects oflife
  • 26. We aretended tomake thesamemistakesover andover again
  • 27. We are stillstruggling tounderstandcapitalism
  • 28. Latviansthink they aregood drivers
  • 29. Latvianshave aspecialrelationshipswithmushrooms
  • 30. It is said thatLatvianwomen arethe mostbeautiful inworld
  • 31. But mostimportantly -we think wecan doanything
  • 32. And we can!
  • 33. Thanks to Māris Bišofs forthe excellent visualizations.

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