Throughout history, social and political injustice have made their mark on society. Behind the scenes are people who identified problems, exposed issues, and called perpetrators to account. Lifelong environmental activists Jane Drake & Ann Love present the nine steps to social change in this engaging, comprehensive guide for young adults. From fascinating accounts of the founding of Amnesty International, Pollution Probe, Greenpeace, Save the Children, and the Red Cross to strategies on how to run an effective meeting, write a petition, create a brief, and lobby governments, Yes You Can! Your Guide To Becoming An Activist is an inspirational handbook for every person who is passionate about making the world a better place. Book jacket.
Yes You Can!