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About this blog: I'm Jessica, a Palo Alto-born high school student who's passionate about subjects from social justice to hustle culture. I love writing articles and having thoughtful conversations with my readers, so please email me (jessicazangb...  (More)

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My thoughts on the anti-Asian attacks
Mar 19, 2021 6:36 pm
Comments: 82 | Views: 48,326

Attacks against Asians in California, in 2021 alone:

On January 28, 2021, an elderly Thai-American man, Vicha Ratanapakdee, was assaulted in San Francisco, later... More
Let’s do better: start by believing survivors.
Jan 25, 2021 11:19 pm
Comments: 4 | Views: 5,089

This is a call to action.

Under the surface of the Palo Alto Unified School District’s high-class education and suburban bubble lies a sinister reality.... More
Feminism: what’s so wrong about equal rights?
Jan 1, 2021 11:01 pm
Comments: 10 | Views: 8,375

Feminism. Its primary definition, according to Merriam-Webster, is the theory of the political, economic, and social equality of the sexes. So, in theory, even if... More
The toxic world of hustle culture
Nov 15, 2020 5:21 pm
Comments: 6 | Views: 3,507

During the summer and pressured by new acquaintances, I made a LinkedIn account, which I have barely checked since. The website, while a valuable networking resource,... More
Why I mind my own business
Oct 2, 2020 1:54 pm
Comments: 26 | Views: 5,184

If something doesn’t harm other people or affect my life, it shouldn’t be any of my concern.

That’s my general rule of thumb when it comes to... More
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