Our slavery footprint

Posted no picture Ishika Agrawal , Student

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Ishika Agrawal
Member since July 16, 2017
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  • Age 18

In 7th grade, my history teacher divided our class into small groups of three students to do a presentation on modern-day slavery in a certain industry. Over the next few weeks, as every group presented their research to the class, we heard heartbreaking stories of people who had been victimized and our eyes were opened to some of the horrors that our very brothers and sisters across the globe have to go through every day. Before this, I had never even known that all over the world, even in nati...


The true purpose of education

Posted no picture Ishika Agrawal , Student

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Ishika Agrawal
Member since July 16, 2017
  • 3 Posts
  • Age 18

When we turn five years old, we begin a new path as we go to school for the first time, with the excitement of coming across new experiences and new adventures, with the support of our families and the guidance of our new teachers. In elementary school, we look forward to every new day, to every new thing we learn, to every moment that will become an unforgettable part of our memories. As we grow older though, the days start to blend together, the next day the same as the last, repetitive and in...


Embracing Beauty

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Ishika Agrawal
Member since July 16, 2017
  • 3 Posts
  • Age 18

I have always been taught that everyone is beautiful because there is something good in everyone, and that beauty only comes from the inside. Despite the fact that so many people in our world preach that beauty comes from the inside and not the outside, every culture has defined its own standards by which beauty is measured, distinctly based on what a person looks, and in many cases, expects its people to follow these standards. A few days ago, while I was looking at some Instagram posts, I cam...


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    Member since July 16, 2017


    Age 18 • 3 Posts