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Say it with HeART: Cabo Verde COOLtura, Fanm FORTES, Gente de Toda Cor

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Say it with HeART: Cabo Verde COOLtura, Fanm FORTES, Gente de Toda Cor

From a Single to a Multiple Identity  Joycy Paixão FortesAncestral capeverdean fashion artiste who speaks 8 languages and loves to travel the world  Music, culture & storytelling are at the heart of my art and my creations are a vehicle for cultural celebration, education and joy. I'm Capeverdean and I'm proud of where I'm from and the diversity my culture represents. I grew up in a place where I faced a lot of racism, people telling me to 'integrate' or leave. "We don't integrate, we recreate" - Yara Shahidi I don't believe in integration because it's assimilation and I'm not...

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