Figuratively, be color blind. Instead, see the colors that make up the soul of every creature. I'm 21. Muslim. Bengali. American. Optimist. Warrior. Living in Detroit. Current pre-med student at WSU with big dreams (really big). I count my blessings every day. I usually go unnoticed. I love how all of our lives are intertwined. People refer to me as fur.
"I have been to the Occupied Palestinian Territory, and I have witnessed the racially segregated roads and housing that reminded me so much of the conditions we experienced in South Africa under the racist system of Apartheid. I have witnessed the humiliation of Palestinian men, women, and children made to wait hours at Israeli military checkpoints routinely when trying to make the most basic of trips to visit relatives or attend school or college, and this humiliation is familiar to me and the many black South Africans who were corralled and regularly insulted by the security forces of the Apartheid government"