“Throughout history, students have often been the leaders of popular movements which bring about a re-ordering of society. There is something about education that lends itself to revolution; we have the knowledge to imagine an alternative vision for society, the resources to organize and advocate for our vision, and the audacity to challenge the authority of the ruling class.”

“The fate of the world may rest specifically in our hands. We have grown up in the shadow of the war on terror, alongside the rapid expansion of the internet, and as the first severe effects of climate change are being felt. We are the generation born between the old and new worlds. We are also one of the only nations in which Students are burdened with debt.”