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My Middle Name

My Middle Name
During my trip to Kenya in 2009, one of the workers at the safari park asked me if I wanted to pet a cheetah, and naturally I agreed. My name is Bridgette Wangari Wamakima.“Wangari” in Kikuyu means “of cheetah.” As a child, I didn’t always embrace my middle name. I moved to America when I was six years...
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