Audie Cornish is the host of All Things Considered.*

"I ran a gauntlet of people who underestimated me. Every subject is like, 'Are you the intern?' Every lawmaker is like, 'I don't understand who you are?' People don't see me so when they finally meet me they're not sure what to think. And I think the only way you can get through this job, or any other job where people will underestimate you on arrival, is to just not on board it. Like I can't collect it. And so, maybe it means I've been successful because I can't remember any [moments of microaggressions]."

(*This episode is guest hosted by Heben Nigatu and Tracy Clayton of BuzzFeed's Another Round.)

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