Most of us often think to ourselves, “my opinion doesn’t matter” and “my legislator isn’t really listening to me.”
With recent political news, it isn’t a shock that our thoughts skew toward the negative.
Thankfully, these thoughts are the farthest thing from reality. The truth is, one person really can make a difference. Sharpen your change making skills starting today with Advocacy Academy, the ACLU’s digital learning series for activists and change-makers.
Whether you are fighting for LGBTQ+ and Two Spirit equality, Indigenous justice, criminal law reform, reproductive freedom, or all of that and more, Advocacy Academy will give you the foundational knowledge and skills needed to be an effective advocate for making change.
You’ll learn the basics of organizing and campaigning, gain a foundational knowledge of conflict management strategies, figure out how to tell your story in an effective way, and learn how to put everything together for legislative advocacy.
The world needs more people who are willing to take the time to learn and to fight for a more just and equitable world for all. People like you who want to improve their community, have big ideas, and are ready to take action.