So, U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted something this morning that I myself tried to correctly word for years:
A lot of people who struggle with imposter syndrome haven’t realized yet that what they’re actually competing with is intergenerational wealth.
Be patient and kind to yourself.
I want to blog here about history and folklore, especially the history and folklore of Western Pennsylvania. However, Western PA’s economic and class struggle strongly defines us. The economic and class struggle strongly defines me and my family. So, I just shared a quote that now resonates with me very strongly.