Diversity is about having all kinds of people come together. Inclusion is about having an environment where all those people are welcomed and able to interact and succeed independent of their background.
And as you can imagine I was teased for that. Not a lot, because I had a big mouth, but enough to make me extremely self conscious.
When I started using a wheelchair, some things got better, and some things got worse. /20
At Ueno we have people of many different races. We joke around all day and sometimes those jokes can go too far. Let’s imagine that someone says something offhand about someone’s race that they think isn’t a big deal. /29