Mellina White is a queer person of color—and a conservative—in one of the most liberal cities in America. She reflects on the struggles of being the contrarian at the table and going against the political grain of your friends, your community, and your home.
It helps us find meaning, community, and shared purpose—should we approach our civic life more like religion?
America’s story is in constant flux. Isn’t it time to make everyone a main character?