Kevin E Leven on Growing Through Internalized Racism

Grow Through It: Hate, Racism, Bullying

Kevin E Leven, Co-leader, Bucks County Anti-Racism Coalition, describes his experience growing up black in America in a well-off, privileged environment. This resulted in him internalizing racist ideas that undermined his self-worth and confidence. Leven is learning to prioritize himself and unlearn the patterns he learned as a child. Leven believes that anti-racism is a process, not a finish line. And once you are able to identify racism anywhere, especially in yourself, you are able to take steps to address it.

Veenu Keller on Growing Through Childhood Bullying

Grow Through It: Hate, Racism, Bullying

Veenu Keller, life coach, describes being bullied throughout her childhood, leaving her with no self-esteem and suicidal as a teenager. At the age of 34, she transformed her life and work after attending a Tony Robbins seminar and learning how to change her attitude and life.