Keep working, keep pushing, live so that these people call you attention seeking activists every day.

A Love Letter To "Attention Seeking" Activists

Keep working, keep pushing, live so that these people call you attention seeking activists every day. You are making the world better. Read...
Ragen Chastain    |   04.19.18   |   SHARE
Jimenez continued her advocacy work while studying at Queen’s College, CUNY where she obtained a B.A. in Political Science and Business and graduated Cum Laude.

Lovers & Fighters In America: Meet Cristina Jimenez, Executive Director Of United We Dream

In 2008, Jimenez co-founded United We Dream. As Executive Director, she has helped develop the non-profit into the largest immigrant youth-led Read...
Shannon Day    |   09.1.17   |   SHARE
"If I could, I would almost always be outside and near the water."

#RavsWriters: Alaina Leary - Story Teller, Cat Lover, Mermaid

Welcome to #RavsWriters, an opportunity for you to get to know some of the outstanding Read...
Alaina Leary    |   08.23.17   |   SHARE
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4 Ways For An Advocate To Engage In Self-Care

We are tired and hurting and don't know what else to do. Read...
Carrie Saum    |   06.22.17   |   SHARE
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Alternative Activism: 3 Ways To Get Involved That Aren't A Rally

Activism can seem intimidating, all the more so for those with accessibility issues of various kinds. There are myriad numbers of disabilities which Read...
Denarii Monroe    |   09.13.16   |   SHARE
I was NOT prepared for how smart and mature he would become — and that he would allow me to see it! Image: Thinkstock.

Relax: You've Been Parenting Just Fine All Along

We parents always get caught up in our children’s delightful personalities and try to predict future careers. I have no doubt this little activist/ Read...
Ann Roselle    |   05.2.16   |   SHARE

7 Ways To Treat Your #ActivistBae

Self-care is hard, but it is especially necessary for those of us engaged in activism. It is easy to become so engrossed with activism (which, as you Read...
Janessa E. Robinson    |   05.15.15   |   SHARE
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Watch: Pregnant Protester Takes Down Anti-Abortionists

"You don't know why people are doing what they're doing . . . I think this is so wrong, on so many levels." Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   12.5.14   |   SHARE