He has given me the inspiration to fight for my rights in the coming years; for both myself and the rest of my community. He has given me the validation that I am a person just as equal as any American citizen. He has made me feel heard, respected and equal. has given me the confidence to bring about change on my own.
He did what a President was supposed to do: he encouraged me to be my best self, to make sure my voice was heard and to make sure I challenged the bonds that were restricting my community. He gave me hope that my life could be great and worth living, and for that I am eternally grateful.
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