Activism for BeginnersBook - 1997
"This book is fantastic--moving, motivating, and totally useful. It shows that one teenager can make a huge difference and that lots of teenagers, networking or working independently, can change the world." --Ingrid E. Newkirk, Cofounder of PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) At the astonishing age of twelve, Danny Seo gathered a handful of kids and founded Earth 2000--an environmental and animal rights activist group that blossomed into a 20,000-member force of tenacious teenage crusaders. Danny has since become one of the best-known young activists in the country. Are you idealistic, energized, and wondering how you too can make a difference? If so, then Generation React is the book for you. Danny shares his hard-won skills and years of experience in a step-by-step guide that makes changing the world a little bit easier. In Generation React he teaches you how to Start your own activist group Reenergize an existing activist group Brainstorm creative fund-raising techniques Win media exposure Reform school policy Launch boycotts Make legislators listen Organize a protest Tap the wealth of free information on the Internet And much more!
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 1997
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: 303.4 Se
Description: xix, 183 pages ; 21 cm