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    Amanda Nguyen, Civil Rights Activist and Nobel Peace Prize Nominee | MAKERS

    People ask me well why is the system so broken and the honest answer to that is that the law has a gender and that gender isn’t female when I was a kid I loved space I wanted to be an astronaut people would often joke that I’d run into things because I was too busy looking up at the sky my parents were refugees from Vietnam and so I grew up understanding quite viscerally the cost of freedom and what that means and to never take that for granted you I have never fully understood the definition of lonely as much as I did when I walked out of…