Title IX, an amendment of the U.S. Department of Education that protects people from sex-based discrimination in schools, is in danger of being dismantled. Gun control is continuously swept under the rug. Students—particularly girls of color—are regularly punished for their appearances. And sexual assault remains a problem on high school and college campuses.
Students, however, hold a lot more power than some might think.
Changing the day-to-day reality of your school’s culture can start with you.