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Race matters,” she wrote, to the minority teenager who sees “others tense up as he passes;” to the young person addressed in a foreign language although she grew up in this country; to the young woman who is asked “No, where are you really from?”

"Race matters because of the slights, the snickers, the silent judgments that reinforce that most crippling of thoughts: ‘I do not belong here

Sotomayor (Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action)
The year 2013 was probably one of the worst in my life. A lot of pain and hurt and depression and loss. But I somehow managed to make it through. I stayed resilient, I stayed alive, I stayed true to myself.
So this tattoo is for everyone out there who is struggling or can’t quite seem to get a firm hold on life. Even if your rut feels deep or your depression seems endless, things will get better.
All you have to do is Survive. 💟✌️

The year 2013 was probably one of the worst in my life. A lot of pain and hurt and depression and loss. But I somehow managed to make it through. I stayed resilient, I stayed alive, I stayed true to myself.
So this tattoo is for everyone out there who is struggling or can’t quite seem to get a firm hold on life. Even if your rut feels deep or your depression seems endless, things will get better.
All you have to do is Survive. 💟✌️