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6 tips for becoming a youth activist

1 month ago   |   By Grist

Back in 2017, Jamie Margolin, a Seattle high school student, founded an organization called Future Voters for 350ppm. (“Future voters” meaning young people who can't vote yet, and “350 ppm” referring to a safe level of atmospheric carbon dioxide that the world blew past long ago). But things didn't go as planned, and the group ended up being short-lived.
“Keep failing and failing until you get it right,” Margolin writes in her book Youth To Power , released on June 2. “My failure with that organization was the precursor to starting Zero Hour. So it all paid off.” Soon afterward, Margolin...
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