Girls Resist!: A Guide to Activism, Leadership, and Starting a Revolution
An activism handbook for teen girls ready to fight for change, social justice, and equality.
Take on the world and make some serious change with this handbook to everything activism, social justice, and resistance. With in-depth guides to everything from picking a cause, planning a protest, and raising money to running dispute-free meetings, promoting awareness on social media, and being an effective ally, Girls Resist will show you how to go from "mad as heck about the way the world is going" to "effective leader who gets stuff done." Veteran feminist organizer KaeLyn Rich shares tons of expertise that'll inspire you as much as it teaches you the ropes. Plus, quotes and tips from fellow teen girl activists show how they stood up for change in their communities. Grab this handbook to crush inequality, start a revolution, and resist
KaeLyn Rich is a staff writer for the popular queer women's website Autostraddle.com. A queer feminist, a direct action organiser, a nonprofit lifer, and sexuality educator, she is the director of the Genesee Valley Chapter of the New York Civil Liberties Union, the former community affairs coordinator for Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York, and has community organizing experience that dates back to stuffing folders for her parents' union meetings. KaeLyn lives in Rochester, NY with her spouse, their new baby, and a house full of furkids: a xenophobic cat, two bossy bunnies, and two quirky guinea pigs.