• Taj Atkinson

    I was born in Newark, New Jersey to a single mother and absentee father. At the early age of 7, my mom unexpectedly passed away due to a heart attack.

  • Dahkota Brown

    My name is Dahkota and I am a proud California Miwok, Concow, Yuki enrolled with the Wilton Rancheria and ancestral ties to the Round Valley Indian Tribes.

  • Malachi Hernandez

    I was born and raised in Upham’s Corner, Dorchester, a predominantly Cape Verdean neighborhood in Boston. In the early 2000’s, I would hear gunshots sounding off.