Hint: They’re not just watching Netflix.
“It’s nice to see that you’re not the only crazy high schooler that wants to make a revolution.”
The survivors of the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida have a message for lawmakers: we don’t want thoughts and prayers. We want gun control.
For many young people, thoughts and prayers may not seem like enough. So what other options are there for people who want to DO SOMETHING?
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It’s easy to find alarming evidence that we’ve lost our way when it comes to civics in the US. But longtime global activist and MIT prof Ethan Zuckerman says there’s a lot to get excited about too, if we’re willing to think in new ways about what it even means to be civically engaged in the digital age.