So-the presidential election of 2016 happened. You cried, you ranted, you marched. But how do you stay engaged for the long term How do you keep fighting while also continuing your real life How do you get involved when you feel far from the action How do you stay vigilant without being furious all. the. time
Needing to take action after the election, Emma Gray, Executive Women's Editor at HuffPost, put on her journalist hat and set out to get answers to these questions from some of the most prominent thought leaders and activists of our time. She spoke with march organizers, and senators, long-time activists, and newcomers across political movements to find out the best ways to listen to those who have been doing this for a while, join in, and create sustainable action. In all of her conversations, one theme came up again and again: young women are essential to the resistance.
Interweaving the interviews with her own experiences covering resistance events and being a member of the media in a time when the media has been under assault, Emma has created a down and dirty guide for women of all ages to roll up their sleeves and resist the forces that are a threat to our rights.
Inside you'll find:
"Emma Gray's smart guide came at the perfect time. Told through a series of interviews, first-person anecdots, calls to action, and how to's, this is an important, inspiring book, but it's also really f**king fun to read." -- Jennifer Romolini, Chief Content Officer at Shondaland.com
For Ages: 12 - 18 years old
Number Of Pages: 144
Published: 2nd March 2018
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 20.3 x 15.4 x 1.1
Weight (kg): 0.27