• How MAKERS Inspired Me, Amanda Nguyen | MAKERS
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    How MAKERS Inspired Me, Amanda Nguyen | MAKERS

    When I was working in finance, I did it because that’s what everybody else was doing, And I said OK, well, I’ll give this a try. And I did not like it. I literally watched Makers videos. I watched them over, and over, over again. And just watching these incredible women, heroes of mine, Hillary Clinton, talk about what motivated them gave me the strength to pursue my own dreams.

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