The US is Just Not That Into Me
DACA was an answer to my hopes and prayers. I went through college hopeful and optimistic, knowing that despite the boundaries of DACA, at least I know I could make my goals happen with that work permit.
In city halls, state capitals and the chambers of Congress, elected officials are making decisions about young women’s bodies, lives, and futures— without listening to our voices. We’re here to change that. Platform is a new training and lobby organization dedicated to ensuring the voices of all those who identify as young women are heard in the rooms where decisions are made. We do this through:
Every month we will release a new Policy Debate Pack that serves as a guide to an issue, from lingo to key statistics to stakeholders to history to taking action.
This Debate Pack pays homage to the history and leaders of the sexual violence prevention movement while equipping you with the tools and information to carry it forward.
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.