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There were a lot of tears this week. I hope that everyone I care about is safe and that this will all be OK eventually, but I know it’s going to take a lot of hard work to end the perpetuation of hatred and injustice in the country that I live in. This saddens me. However, I so admire, support, and believe in the people that are already making their voices heard and standing up, as well as those who are taking some time to heal and reflect on the events of last week. —Lucia
I watched my country—which mind you, I never necessarily believed in or ever thought to be above prejudice—make the decision to elect the guy who played Waldo’s dad in The Little Rascals President. Read More »