Merriam-Webster defines activist as: a doctrine or practice that emphasizes direct vigorous action especially in support of, or opposition to one side of a controversial issue political activism, environmental activism. My first action as an activist took place in 1971 on Earth Day. I set up a booth on the University of Eau Claire campus. It’s been a protest, a sit in at a mining camp, to present day working to stop wolf hunting. I’ve met some extraordinary activists along the way. They’ve taught me more about how to be an activist. You see, they’ve led with their hearts born out of passion, for a cause they truely care about.
I have hope in people, in individuals. Because you don’t know what’s going to rise from the ruins. ~Joan Baez
Then, there’s the learning curve (ouch). Just because you care doesn’t mean everyone will be a possitive role model in…
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