What if the playgrounds in your community were unsafe and in constant state of disrepair? What if your landlord continued to neglect and delay vital repairs to your apartment? What if the home you were living in was making you sick? What if you had nowhere in your community to escape the heat?
Advocacy is about learning to speak up and out for people and issues that though they might not affect you personally, recognize that as Lilla Watson has so powerfully stated, ''your liberation is bound up in mine,” and knowing you would want the same done for you if you faced struggles like these.Read More