Culture & Identity

Check your everyday prejudices.

Check your everyday prejudices.

Reading Time: 3 minutesChecking your everyday prejudices

7 reasons why we are Deserving

7 reasons why we are Deserving

Reading Time: 3 minutesOften I find myself in crippling fear. I know I deserved so much, I’ve been working incredibly hard to be where I am at. I have made sure that I can be in the right place and time and connected with the right people to […]

Using my identity crisis as my strength

Using my identity crisis as my strength

Reading Time: 3 minutesWhat does it mean to be {insert whatever ethnic identity label given to you}? This is a question I posted on Instagram a couple days ago and sparked conversations in our community but got me thinking deeper. In my travels, I’ve learned identity changes based […]

Travel even if you are the “Other”

Travel even if you are the “Other”

Reading Time: 4 minutesWhen I used to think of travel, I thought of the quintessential backpacker. Some attractive looking white dude that with that sleek hair, who has been so blessed to be out “finding himself”, and most likely with a travel fund aka their parents. Yes, you […]