You are not your label! None of us are. When we call eachother black, white, brown, gay, straight, bi, man, woman, we’re talking about the labels we’ve been given – not the PEOPLE we really are.
Labels are helpful for our brains to deal with so many people and things in the world. But they only ever tell us one thing – not the full picture of who we are.
This powerful video discusses this even more, to encourage us to not to judge ourselves, or the people around us.