In a previous job, I was labeled as "too ethnic". Since moving to Mass. (2015) and becoming a Public Health Nurse, I find it easy to connect with and reach out to people with diverse religious and cultural backgrounds.
Italian American Stereotypes Redefined
I think the message of the No Evil Project is one that needs to be heard.
Awareness is the key to acceptance.
I care about the world.
I want to be part of a project that recognizes, appreciates, and celebrates our diversity.
Labels have made me feel insecure, sad, and less empowered in my life. I hope that degrading and hurtful labels will soon die out so that people can live together peacefully without constantly feeling judged.