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To My First Friend

To my first friend, You probably remember the age we were and even where we were when we first met, your memory is uncanny. I’m guessing that we were about 7 years old and we either met at school or somewhere on the sidewalk between your house and mine. I don’t remember much of my earliest years of life until […]

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Ending -Isms Starts at Home

Dear Leaders of America, My name is Jennifer Vollink-Tyler. I am a returning adult student and Michigan State University. At age 45 I had to leave the career I’ve had for 27 years in food service due to physical problems, I decided to do a hard restart on my life. I’m a lower-middle-class white lady that votes in every election. […]

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To My First Friend

Ending -Isms Starts at Home

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