Letter From Your Editors
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This month was our 8th birthday, so here is a picture of all of us celebrating various birthdays of our own with gusto and aplomb.
1st row: Molly P, Stef, Aisha, Alaina, Nikki, Kayla2nd row: Laura, Carolyn, Heather H, Valerie Anne, Carrie, Maree3rd row: KaeLyn, Sarah, Heather D, Riese, Yvonne, Laneia
It's incredible how dramatically your mental health and conception of the world and your work shifts when a President who represents your ideals is replaced by a President who hates everything you care about, and when there's an anti-immigrant tide picking up steam overseas at the same time. Maybe it's that before, it felt like "social justice warriors" were a rising tide and now it's like we lost a major battle which means we have to really reconsider how we've been fighting. On top of that... so much just feels generally uncertain and unreliable, and we're terrified about what this administration could do to marginalize the alre...
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