Millennials showing the world they can change it

Month: April 2017

Mike Pachulski

Mike Pachulski

Mike works with the McKeesport Preservation Society to protect historic buildings and to share the rich stories that accompany these landmarks in Pittsburgh, PA. Q: What does your organization do and how did you get involved? A: The organization is called the McKeesport Preservation Society […]

Mod Sun

Mod Sun

Mod Sun, whose name stands for “Movement on Dreams Stand Under None,” is a rapper who helped pioneer the “hippy-hop” genre and whose positive lyrics aim to inspire listeners to turn their dreams into reality. Q: As a recording and touring artist, what does it […]

Usjid Hameed

Usjid Hameed

Usjid is an activist who works to promote voter engagement, combat Islamophobia, and enhance political awareness in the Millennial generation. Q: Tell me about how you developed your passion for political activism. A: It really started in high school in 9th grade. I was in this […]

Connor Eliff

Connor Eliff

Connor is an activist who works to create opportunities for college students to travel and implement water solutions in communities in Nicaragua. Q: Give me some background of what you’re doing in Nicaragua. A: I’m here with Global Brigades as a program associate where we work […]

Charlotte Smith

Charlotte Smith

Charlotte is a writer and artist who produces feminism-inspired work to challenge the limiting cultural norms that women endure every day. Q: How did you develop the Wildflower Review? A: The Wildflower was born during the summer of 2016. I was writing a lot and […]

Alex Shade

Alex Shade

Alex is a member of the Baltimore-based theatre collective called “The Oven” that produces shows with the goal of creating social change.  Q: Tell me some background information on your form of activism. A: We are called The Oven Theatre Company and we call ourselves a […]

Kelsey Goldstein

Kelsey Goldstein

Kelsey created the website Get Cultured Kitchen that features environmentally-minded and humanely-run ethical businesses while educating others on how to incorporate sustainability into their own lifestyles. Q: How did your interest in activism and Get Cultured Kitchen begin? A: It really started when I moved out […]

Emily Depasse

Emily Depasse

Emily is an activist who uses her knowledge and experience in sexual health to educate others and to help eliminate the stigma surrounding sexually transmitted infections. Q: Walk me through some of the events that sparked your inspiration and interest to become an activist. A: […]