We should see color. We should see religion. We should see homosexuality. We should see gender identity. We should see all the things that make people and the world different and not pretend that we are colorblind or that one story is enough to represent a whole group of people.
But we should also remember that most people have the same kinds of feelings and wants. Everyone wants to be the hero sometimes.
When people say ‘This is my baby,’ they don’t always mean a baby. Sometimes they mean a dog.A Somali student, on what has surprised her most about the United States (via 391705)