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50th Anniversary of MLK March on Washington
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50th Anniversary of MLK March on Washington

As an African woman, I feel so much love for my African American brothers and sisters. We were separated by distance for many generations, and it was only a matter of time before we found each other. Like many Africans, we are identified as African Americans when we migrate to […]

Meet Vienna Mbagaya, Epidemiologist Turned Entrepreneur
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Meet Vienna Mbagaya, Epidemiologist Turned Entrepreneur

I moved from Kenya to a suburb in New Jersey when I was 14 years old. I was eager to assimilate and fit in, but my accent and misplaced social cues often betrayed me. So much so that in the first week of school, no one understood me when I protested […]