The Berkeley Beacon

Brittany Adames

Beacon Correspondent

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#Insta-sad: romanticization of mental health on social media

Mental health issues are often distorted into something “aesthetically pleasing.”

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Representation situation: lack of Latinx voices at Emerson

Despite Emerson’s emphasis on inclusivity and intersectionality, I feel that I am not able to fully embrace my cultural identity.