Education

I’m Asian but I’m not Your Model Minority

26.06.2018 / By and
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Nikolas Lopez, Youth Perspective

The Asian model minority myth is a very misleading title. It’s a plays on the stereotype that Asians are super smart, have a strong a work ethic and are good at math.

What it Means to be a Black Girl

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Ja’Nell Gore, Youth Perspective

 

It means dealing with ignorance every day till it seems as if you hear nothing else from people.

In the 661: Youth Voices for Kern – Ja’Nell Gore “Rise in Black Excellence”

30.05.2018 / By and
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We are happy to launch our newest edition of In the 661: Youth Voices for Kern… in this special edition we’ll be highlighting local youth storytellers who are using their voice to change the narrative of how decision makers see health in our community.