Sierra is a junior studying international business and Spanish at Saint Louis University-Madrid. Aside from forgetting to call her parents, Sierra spends her time traveling, hiking, sending dog pictures to her friends, and telling dad jokes.
Sierra ZimaWomen are becoming more and more involved in politics, as we can see from the recent elections. From representatives to prime ministers to presidents, female leaders are becoming prominent in today's ...Continue reading
Davyn MatteThe American political system is bizarre at best. Since we don't go by popular vote, to much dismay, many people feel like their voices are not being heard even though they voted. So they decide not t...Continue reading
Davyn MatteAfter Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed to be the next Supreme Court Justice (despite multiple sexual assault claims), President Trump went on live television claiming it was a scary time to be a man. Ser...Continue reading
MetizaIGNITE Fellows are changing the face of leadership in their communities, and ultimately, across the United States. Kayla Farhang serves as IGNITE's Minneapolis Fellow at the University of Minnesota-T...Continue reading
MetizaWe are so thrilled to share our partnership with IGNITE National, the phenomenal organization encouraging and guiding young women to get involved and be politically active. You've heard from their Fou...Continue reading
Ilana CohenThe Youth Progressive Policy Group (YPPG) is a student-led coalition with a clear mission: to successfully pass the Young Voter Act, a bill dedicated to lowering the voting age in New York State to 17...Continue reading
MetizaMonica's story is one of courage, perseverance and a desire to create change. She's become a creator and a powerful leader, despite childhood challenges that would have discouraged many. Instead, she ...Continue reading
MetizaWe are thrilled to be able to introduce a series of amazing and powerful young women, poised to become the next generation of political leaders. IGNITE offers a premier fellowship program for civica...Continue reading
Anne MosesIn the aftermath of the women’s marches and in response to the ongoing community organizing that we are seeing across the county, I keep getting asked the same question: How do I channel my energy...Continue reading
Anne MosesAs a young woman, I watched as Anita Hill was eviscerated by an all-male Senate judiciary committee on national television. In that moment, I realized that until women have equal power, their rights w...Continue reading
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Podcast Episode 3: Jasmyne – The Millennial Gaze. Coming of Age Films & Generational Irony
You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through