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"Letting go of anger toward my mother has fueled me to be a better mom."
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"The elephant in the room is that many of our patients are dying and there is often nothing we can do to change that."
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"If I choose to have a child, I am taking a greater risk of potentially subjecting my child to deep grief."
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Leslie Wiser founded Radical Family Farms to explore her own biracial identity. What she didn’t expect was that the farm would become a pillar of community for other Asian Americans who had a similar longing in their lives.
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Leslie Wiser founded Radical Family Farms to explore her own biracial identity. She wanted to provide a space to grow the Asian and German heritage vegetables that her grandparents missed when they moved to America. What she didn’t expect was that the farm would become a pillar of community for other Asian-Americans who had a similar longing in their lives.
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"I worried I was compromising my autonomy by moving to Kenya, but I was right about what I’d gain."
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"It seems cruel to condone a show that — however indirectly — portrays the stark reality of the immigrant story as trashy entertainment and little else."
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I have a vague idea that normal people don’t need to be lit to crave their partner.
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"I keep hoping for a medical miracle to cure his Parkinson's disease — for him to one day wake up as himself again."
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"I wish I had a role model when I was younger. Maybe then I wouldn't have spent so much time feeling ashamed of my hearing loss."
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"I now know what it’s like to be on both sides of the register and it's truly changed me."
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"Even though the president has repeatedly promised to protect health care, families like mine are living in limbo and unclear what the future holds for their children."
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"I had a birthday cake to bake and Easter baskets to build. I had responsibilities and deadlines. I didn’t have time for this."
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"I’m shocked at how blatantly careless and hurtful I was."
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I wake up each morning petrified about who or what he might encounter, and I go to sleep thanking God he returned to me and our daughter.
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"Choosing to go by my Nigerian first name has served as my daily act of resistance."
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We got blood panels, cardiograms and X-rays. No one thought to schedule evaluations with a psychologist.
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I never imagined myself in this situation, but somehow what we were doing felt right.
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A doctor didn’t care enough about the fat guy in room 204 to pass on information that may have saved his life.