I want to explore new paths and grow within my community to eradicate the prejudicial barriers on Latinos. There was a lot of guilt in the weeks that followed; I felt like there was more I could have done to steer them in the right direction.
The more I thought about it, the more I pitied the college admissions screeners who would be reading a thousand essays on diversity.
After the September 11th attacks festered resentment for Muslims across the nation, I faced religiously charged backlash in my public school; as a result, I transferred to an Islamic school where I hoped to blend in better.
Set temperature. I decided to create another source of knowledge for my fledgling robotics teams. It is a true reflection of my demeanor, but it is the complete opposite of what I have lived throughout my childhood and adolescence.
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