The Southerner

Activism is often portrayed as very flashy and attention-grabbing: marches, rallies, political lobbying, etc. However, there are many ways of being an activist and no way is more important than another. Oftentimes, the flashy activism that gets more attention overshadows grassroots activists working at the front lines of oppression. It's important for everyone to recognize that many ways that activism occurs. Anyone can be an activist, you just have to figure out the way that it works best for you!

What does it mean to be an activist?

Sophia Manolis, Opinions Editor
March 10, 2019
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