What is your biggest challenge or obstacle as a student activist?

Liza Talusan

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As an Asian American woman, my biggest challenge is always needing speak up and include AAPI issues when talking about injustice and inequality. I'm constantly fighting against the model minority myth that others believe, and it can be exhausting trying to convince a room full of people who don't care.

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