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name: sonam
from: tibet
age: 14
immigrated to NY: 2002
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name: adriana
from: venezuela
age: 17
immigrated to NY: 2002
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name: lizbeth
from: ecuador
age: 13
immigrated to NY: 2002
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I consider myself a proud Tibetan. I'm not ever going to hide that. In Nepal I didn't go to Tibetan school…I didn't know about Tibetan songs and Tibetan dances.  But now that I've come to America, I've become more aware of my culture and about how it's important to know where you come from.

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adriana says:
"Right now, there's a lot of pressure . . ."
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lizbeth says:
"I'm just gonna try to be friends with everyone…so they won't say stuff . . ."
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