ookay I know I’ve posted it before but I really, really recommend this video and I don’t recommend a lot of videos! I also reference this video like once a month so you might as well know what I’m talking about
“What this demonstrates, I think, is how impressionable and vulnerable we are in the face of a story, particularly as children.”
Chimamanda Adichi: The Danger of a Single Story
Novelist Chimamanda Adichie tells the story of how she found her authentic cultural voice — and warns that if we hear only a single story about another person or country, we risk a critical misunderstanding.
Being a total effing hipster and drinking my sun tea out of a mason jar.