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The Resource Youth to power : your voice and how to use it, Jamie Margolin

Youth to power : your voice and how to use it, Jamie Margolin

Label
Youth to power : your voice and how to use it
Title
Youth to power
Title remainder
your voice and how to use it
Statement of responsibility
Jamie Margolin
Title variation
Your voice and how to use it
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The 1963 Children's March in Birmingham, Alabama. Tiananmen Square, 1989. The 2016 Dakota Access Pipeline protests. March for Our Lives, and School Strike for Climate. What do all these social justice movements have in common? They were led by passionate, informed, engaged young people. Jamie Margolin has been organizing and protesting since she was fourteen years old. Now the co-leader of a global climate action movement, she knows better than most how powerful a young person can be. You don't have to be able to vote or hold positions of power to change the world. In Youth to Power, Jamie presents the essential guide to changemaking, with advice on writing and pitching op-eds, organizing successful events and peaceful protests, time management as a student activist, utilizing social media and traditional media to spread a message, and sustaining long-term action. She features interviews with prominent young activists including Tokata Iron Eyes of the #NoDAPL movement and Nupol Kiazolu of the #BlackLivesMatter movement, who give guidance on handling backlash, keeping your mental health a priority, and how to avoid getting taken advantage of. Jamie walks readers through every step of what effective, healthy, intersectional activism looks like. Young people have a lot to say. Youth to Power gives you the tools to raise your voice"--
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2001-
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Margolin, Jamie
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ799.2.P6
LC item number
M362 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Youth
  • Youth
  • Social action
  • Youth
  • Youth
  • Social action
  • Social action
  • Youth
  • Youth
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Youth to power : your voice and how to use it, Jamie Margolin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 231) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Great creative: using art for a cause
  • The ultimate guide to event and action organizing
  • Being a young activist: what's the scoop?
  • Peaceful direct action
  • Politicians, Congress, and lobbying, oh my!
  • Don't like the news? Become the news.
  • Making your activism go viral
  • Activism and your crazy life
  • A day in the life of a teen activist
  • Mental health as an activist
  • Foreword: The book is your toolbox
  • Business, money, and companies
  • Jealousy, competition, and ego
  • Building a community to change the world
  • Standing on the shoulders of giants and moving forward
  • Greta Thunberg
  • Introduction: The world needs to hear your voice
  • Jamie Margolin
  • Finding your why
  • Your first steps
  • Political writing and publishing to get a message across
  • Heading up your own movement
Control code
on1134460266
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 251 pages
Isbn
9780738246666
Lccn
2019056403
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1134460266
Label
Youth to power : your voice and how to use it, Jamie Margolin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 231) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Great creative: using art for a cause
  • The ultimate guide to event and action organizing
  • Being a young activist: what's the scoop?
  • Peaceful direct action
  • Politicians, Congress, and lobbying, oh my!
  • Don't like the news? Become the news.
  • Making your activism go viral
  • Activism and your crazy life
  • A day in the life of a teen activist
  • Mental health as an activist
  • Foreword: The book is your toolbox
  • Business, money, and companies
  • Jealousy, competition, and ego
  • Building a community to change the world
  • Standing on the shoulders of giants and moving forward
  • Greta Thunberg
  • Introduction: The world needs to hear your voice
  • Jamie Margolin
  • Finding your why
  • Your first steps
  • Political writing and publishing to get a message across
  • Heading up your own movement
Control code
on1134460266
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 251 pages
Isbn
9780738246666
Lccn
2019056403
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1134460266

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