When identity is hard to define, you find yourself creating your own. That’s all the third culture is and claims to be. It’s a form of community, one that we often have to build ourselves.
We all need role models who look like us, but Dev brings us our own messy, sometimes superficial, and often privileged stories of navigating adulthood in a way that validates our experiences.
I take up space unapologetically because I was raised to believe I could, and should, if that meant reaching for the same opportunity as someone else.
Can you imagine coming out of a huge surgery, and being questioned by the police? There is no world in which that is reproductive justice.