Never underestimate how powerful you are, how crucial your role in creating change, how integral your beautiful spirits to making the world better for everyone.
from the ADL's Anti-Bias Education Resources:
"Our country has a long history of youth-led movements that brought about significant social change. Young people have advocated for child labor laws, voting rights, civil rights, school desegregation, immigration reform and LGBT rights. Through their actions, the world has changed. Because young people often have the desire, energy and idealism to do something about the injustice they see in the world, they are powerful agents for change....
1. Educate others
2. Advocate for legislation
3. Run for office
5. Create a public awareness campaign that includes social media
6. Do a survey about the issue and share the results
7. Raise money
8. Write a letter to a company
9. Engage in community service
10. Get the press involved