Susan H Berger, Portsmouth, VA. I am a proud Unitarian Universalist of Jewish decent. If we don’t stand up for each other who will stand up for us in this world. UU’s and others hid Jews in WWII. I am a member of our Racial Justice Task Force. “Black Lives Matter.”
Brandon Hopson, Portsmouth, VA. Sometimes as an African American, I feel as if I have to work twice as hard to top white people in order to achieve success.
Tyler Miranda, Portsmouth, RI.
Sharmila Patel Portsmouth, NH With such a common last name, most new people I meet will ask me if I am related to or know, their Indian friend. They are typically doctors, engineers, college friends, etc.
Danica Mancini Portsmouth, VA
Maggie C Portsmouth, VA My friends and family notice his skin color first, instead of his amazing personality or how much he loves me.
Dwaine Thomas One day a white looking Black 8 year old was kicked out of two Portsmouth Ohio Parks. I am now 58.