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Unplugged Moments: Q & A with Mary

Travel, whether near or far, affords me the opportunity to meet people I wouldn’t otherwise meet. It allows me to leave my assumptions, stereotypes and bias' at home, though as a WOC, it's often the reverse. I often encounter people who overtly express the stereotypes they hold because l’m the one bringing something different to their space — like my skin color, a twist of my Caribbean-American accent and most times my big, long, messy havana twist. People in other countries always seem to be intrigued and are not afraid to show it.

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