It is isolating to be “different” in a culture that prefers conformity. As she facilitates conversations that highlight the voices of minorities, Hannah has started to see a theme: individuals who do not fit into the dominant culture can often interpret the culture’s dismissal as evidence of a personal flaw. But quite the opposite is true, and Hannah wanted to remind people of that.

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