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people to doubt themselves and to be swayed by the story. It makes people demoralized and forces them to live a life that is truly not real. Adichie (2009) was one such a victim when she didn’t believe in being African and created characters that were only white with blue eyes. What impact might they have on our interactions with others? A single story also pushes people to form prejudgments about others and may drive people to treat others or think of the inappropriately without knowingmay drive people to treat others or think of the inappropriately without knowing their true story. She tells of how her roommate pitied her even before seeing her just because she came from Africa. She had only heard horrible stories about Africa and did not know that people from Africa can speak English. A single story destroys the ability to interact with others with an open mind. References: BIBLIOGRAPHY \l 1033 Adichie C. (2009). (Video) The Danger of A Single Story. TED. Retrieved from https://www....

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