East Boston High School, 9th Grade,
An issue that I care about is racial equality because people get affected by it every day without much attention brought to it, in terms of prison sentences, every day at school and all around. It's really important to shed light on these issues and pay attention to them.
Microaggressions are an issue that's important to me- most of the time they're forgotten, they don't affect people out in the open. But if it happens to you and you feel bad about it, you think that the problems that you face aren't that serious compared to the other problems in the world. It's wrong that we call them microaggressions because they're serious problems.
An issue that matters to me is what's going on in my neighborhood, with people getting pushed out.
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