“Turn your wounds into wisdom.” — Oprah Winfrey

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1. You will never be able to thrive until you take proper care of yourself.

2. You are the only one responsible for your actions.

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When the Prime Minister of the world’s second most-populated country rejects scientific facts, thousands of people die preventable deaths.

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“If you’re not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people who are being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing the oppressing.” ― Malcolm X

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  1. The people that surround us have a dramatic impact on our mental health and well-being.

Why losing your period is no small matter.

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58 years later, we have failed to turn MLK’s dream into a reality.

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In spite of the fact that Dr. King’s speech was given 58 years ago, segregation’s impacts still plague America.

And there is no Mockingjay.

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Because President Snow had won.

Because we could all use a bit more joy in our lives.

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1. Start a photo journal.

2. Have a “minute of silence.”

Identity matters.

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Maryam I.

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