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Gabriel Mendez

Gabriel Mendez is a UC Berkeley student from Honduras and a narrator in the book Solito, Solita: Crossing Borders with Youth Refugees from Central America. He hopes to empower youth who have survived violence and discrimination and tell them that there is space for them in society. Raped as a child, he never thought he was worthy. A member of the LGBTQ community, he feels it is it is his duty to advocate for the persecuted and humiliated.

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Sunday, October 13