THE TROLLEY: A SYMBOL OF INDEPENDENCE

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∞Karina Flores

As a transfronterizo student, the trolley has become a symbol of independence.image Back in Mexico, my parents drive me around town. In the US, I get myself around by means of public transportation.image

Being transfronterizo has helped me develop my identity. It has created a culture clash, between my Amercian and the Mexican sides. Crossing the border has made me grow a great deal in just a small number of months. I would have never thought that a thing that causes me so much discomfort, such as the border, would help me find myself.

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