Once ashamed, I’m now proud of my family’s Mexican roots.

Once ashamed, I’m now proud of my family’s Mexican roots.

This story won a third prize in News Decoder’s Ninth Storytelling Contest. My family came to the U.S. from Mexico. I used to be ashamed of our humble lifestyle. I offer these photos to show I’m now proud. Originally from Zapotitlan Palmas, a small town in...
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