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, interviews with 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!
Praise and Press:
Named one of the Wall Street Journal’s picks for teen activism.
“If I had a time machine, I would go back in time and give myself this book.”—Jenn Northington, Book Riot
“An inspiring and practical handbook for meaningful resistance…This pertinent and bold guide…is likely to become a go-to resource for young activists.”—Publishers Weekly, starred review
“Immensely valuable.”—School Library Journal, Starred Review
“This is a book for girls who have the fire and determination to start…a revolution, no matter how small or big it may be.”—Fangirlish
“A must read for every teen activist.”—Common Sense Media
“Rousing and truthful…Rich is real with readers in a way that’s refreshing…A smart tool to fight inequity.”—Booklist
“[An] essential guide to teen girl activism.”—Autostraddle
“Rich shares a wealth of expertise that inspires as much as it teaches.”—Observer
“Incredibly detailed and extensive but fun and easy to read…This is a superb book for strong, bold young ladies who want to make a difference in the world.”—Creators Syndicate
“Practical, highly detailed…A must-read for every teen activist.”—Red Tricycle