For the Memory of the Matriarch
During the past year, I have not only gone through the death of two great women who I loved and respected, but have watched my family undergo the healing process of losing their longtime matriarchs.
Platform is a political training and lobbying organization dedicated to ensuring the voices of all who identify as young women, non-conforming, non-binary, and femme folx are heard in the rooms where decisions are made. In amplifying our voices, we will hold lawmakers accountable to legislative progress. We do this through:
Every month we release a Policy Pack that serves as a guide to a key issue. We cover the lingo, key statistics, main stakeholders, existing laws and new legislation, and how to take action.
This Policy Pack, we dedicate the conversation to mental health, but we know that for many of us this is a conversation we have daily and a struggle we battle regularly.
For far too long, the voices of women have been pushed aside for politicians’ personal interests. At Platform, we give women megaphones. Keep reading to learn about what women are really saying.