Third Culture Government Kids: BRATS, Both Military and Diplomatic

(Picture: the Aandahl family, Taiwan) By Tim Brantingham I need to do some quick housekeeping before I dive headfirst into this article. First, it might seem cruel and condescending to talk about children, even in jest, as BRATS. But rest assured in the context of military and diplomatic families this term is totally OK: itContinue reading “Third Culture Government Kids: BRATS, Both Military and Diplomatic”

Third Culture Missionary Kids: A Life in Monsoonal Reigning Faith Storms

Missionary kids are characterized by these two loyalties: a love of parents and loyalty to their work; a love of playmates and loyalty to their streets.