Age 20. Tucson, AZ.
"#IDEFY for others. Awareness of police violence in the black community is directly tied to my pursuit for queer liberation. I defy because we aren't free until we all are."Find Alex here
Age 24. Reno, NV.
"Defiance is important because it betters our world and makes us think critically about the status quo. Old, rich, white men in Congress don't know about the issues that affect my community yet still make decisions for us and without us. It's time that it stops."Find Jakki here
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I live in your district and I'm calling about
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