Labels Do Not Fit People

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If there’s anything I’ve learned in my years on this earth it is that labels don’t fit people. It’s never that easy and uncomplicated.

People refuse to stay in the category in which they are placed, and labeling only prevents us from seeing and hearing all of the person — the real person. Even if there is a diagnosed (not by us) psychological problem…

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Former print journalist, former mayor, retired law enforcement officer. Writing about politics and government along with random personal essays.

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Carol Burt

Carol Burt

Former print journalist, former mayor, retired law enforcement officer. Writing about politics and government along with random personal essays.

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