Glamour just announced its annual Women of the Year Awards honorees. This year, activism is taking the lead. Amongst those honored in the issue are the women activists of March for Our Lives and the Voices of Courage. The women activists of March for Our Lives, the “Next-Gen Leaders,” are being honored for their courage and determination in creating change for gun reform in the United States. This interview also addresses the topic of intersectionality and the issues that arise during a national movement for underrepresented communities. These teen activists are being honored for creating a lasting and impactful social change not only within their communities but throughout the country.
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Find the full list of Glamour’s Women of the Year honorees here.
How can more media platforms promote the importance of young activists’ work?
One simple task – VOTE.
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