K’NAAN

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"I had bought a little chessboard for my kids."

I feel slightly hypocritical, because I never voted when I lived in Canada even though I could have. The way politicians spoke about us, it never really seemed it was us they were talking about. So, I stayed away from the process. Then, years later, I moved to New York. I live here, I work here, but my family is still in Toronto. And last year’s US immigration ban hit us all hard. For the first time in my life, I truly wished I could vote. So if you can vote, I hope you will, on my behalf.

THANK YOU! LOVE yoU!

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SUSANA & CRISTINA

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We're sisters and we moved to Miami from Venezuela to escape overwhelming violence and chaos. We experienced kidnappings and abuse and saw democracy fall apart before we finally left to b...

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House of Dumezweni

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Hi! We're the House of Dumezweni, made up of our mentor Julian, and fellows Karen, Fabiana, Christina, Emily, and Jorge. The six of us are all a part of the Under A Tree Ethical Citizens ...

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ANGEL

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I was born in Miami but grew up in Florida's prison system after being tried as an adult at 16. While incarcerated I earned my GED, and I'm now a law student at the University of Miami. H...

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