‘Gentefied’ Is for All the Latinx Kids Who Never Fit In

I’m a Brown woman adopted by a White family — and the new Netflix show helped me realize I am Latina enough

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Lo siento, I don’t speak Spanish,” was the entirety of my Spanish vocabulary. I failed the test. I wasn’t Latinx enough.

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