Navaho Skateboarder

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Naiomi Glasses has been skateboarding since she was 5 years old. She said it helped her deal with some of the bullies she faced as a kid because of her bilateral cleft lip and palate.

[Story here. Image from FB, h/t Jaime G.]

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5 Responses to “Navaho Skateboarder”

  1. beth Says:

    incredible for so many reasons

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    • Bunk Strutts Says:

      The photo caught my eye, but then the story made it even better. Little kids can be brutal against other little kids who are “different,” and forcing acceptance generally makes it worse – it sends the taunting underground.

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  2. Msdedeng Says:

    And that’s how you skate, friends!

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