I’m going to share with you some things that have been kept quiet in my family for many years. It starts with my first memory. My first memory is of my dad beating my mom. It’s a sad memory and I’ve rarely told it to many people. I can still see my mom, in desperation, … Read moreTranscending My First Memory
I recently contacted the White House regarding the Dakota Access Pipeline. I asked Obama to oppose it, specifically. Today, I got a letter from him via email. He didn’t come out to oppose the pipeline exactly. Here’s what he had to say: Thank you for writing, and for your thoughtful input. As President, my … Read moreSo, Obama Emailed Me
I mentioned earlier that I wanted to write down the skills I have gained as an activist and try to incorporate them into my resume. Here’s a short list of skills I have developed from my activism work: Campaign strategy and planning Building a movement and organizing in community Campaign communication: face to face mobilization … Read moreActivism Skills
For the past month or so, I have been involved in the movement against the Dakota Access Pipeline. I have done many things with this movement, and wish to incorporate my activities into my professional experiences. As you will see in my previous post, I wrote a Letter to the Editor which was published in the … Read moreWhat I’ve Been Doing
Recently, I wrote a letter to the editor of the Daytona Beach News Journal about the ongoing #NoDAPL movement, which I have been a part of. You can view my letter here. It’s the last letter on the page.