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Welcome + Introduce Yourself!

Welcome to Révolutionnaire ! You can introduce yourself to the community in the comments below! Add your name, pronouns, causes of interest and a fun fact! ✨ Here you can meet like-minded people looking to make a difference, learn about issues of in...

Community Check-In

How are you? The Révolutionnaire platform serves as a space for you to share what’s going on, where we will: hear you, help you through difficult times, and cheer you on. Let us know: how you feel going into midterms, how you’re feeling about work, w...

Shamona by Contributor III
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Truth and Reconciliation: Residential Schools in Canada

Let us acknowledge some privileges we may have, such as the freedom to speak our native languages, to learn and practice our culture, and not be bounded by uniforms and Slavic treatment— these are all blessings to us. While Indigenous children were t...

Shamona by Contributor III
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Safe Harbor Laws

Safe Harbor Laws allow some level of criminal immunity to sexual assault victims, especially minors. Iowa is one of several states in the U.S. that does not have such laws in place. Because of this, Pieper Lewis, 17 was sentenced to 5 years of superv...

eggs by Contributor II
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Get $5000 to accelerate your environmentalism project!

Check out this grant opportunity from The Global HEY Climate Fund for young environmentalists to receive $5000 in support of their idea related to Climate Change and Health, Climate Change and Gender, Climate Advocacy or Climate Entrepreneurship. If ...

KamilleJ by Révolutionnaire Team
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Urgency Culture Harms Progressive Ideals

Hi Revolutionnaire Community! I wanted to raise up some reflections I've had recently about urgency and perfectionist culture. In the last year, I joined the board of a political organization with a mission to champion intersectional feminism. I lear...

Chavezs by Contributor III
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What Piece Stood Out To You Recently?

"We are not victims-we are victors, the greatest predictors of progress. We press for change, we push on and act on our responsibility to bring visibility to the most vulnerable, to bring freedom to those who didn't have a choice, to bring volume to ...

Shamona by Contributor III
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Jordyn Clark (New Campus Ambassador )

Hello Everyone! My name is Jordyn Clark, a Senior Supply chain Major at Howard University! I'm happy to join the team and can't wait to meet and work with everyone! As far as causes go, I'm interested in them all and I'm always open to learning about...

jordynamya by Révolutionnaire Team
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Jayland Walker

I am so torn up about the murder of Jayland Walker, an unarmed Black man shot 60 times by police in a traffic stop. Every day there is something new and more negativity coming at the Black community and sometimes it really feels hopeless. 60 bullets ...

NathanW by Visionary I
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Take Action Now and Support Local Abortion Funds

Last night, Politico released the Supreme Court draft opinion whereby the majority has voted to strike down Roe v. Wade, a ruling which guaranteed the protection of reproductive rights in the United States. Helmi Henkin has compiled a list of local a...

Justice by Co-Founder
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How do you recharge?

We at Révolutionnaire take personal wellness seriously because we realize that in order to create change we must also invest in creating our own individual safe spaces  So today, make sure you’re resting, resetting, and recharging for the upcoming w...

Happy Earth Day!! 🌍

Hey y’all, the Howard Campus ambassadors and I got the opportunity to clean up a local park and work with a Local organization called Hustlaz 2 Harvesters. Definitely had a blast working with other students and helping out the environment! Here’s a p...

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Introductions

Hi All:I am so happy to be a part of this fantastic online platform! My name is Nicola Harris, I am an entrepreneur, with a company called the Centre for Strategic Impact & Growth Inc (CSI). CSI is a consulting organization that aims to build capacit...

Stealth Healthcare Startup - Summer Internship Opportunity!

My friend is the founder of a stealth healthcare startup focused on supporting low-income families. She recently raised a seed round led by Sequoia Capital and is hiring for Business Strategy & Ops interns to join the team for the summer. You can rea...

irenekoo by Révolutionnaire Team
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The Slap

What are everyone's thoughts on the oscars slap? Did Chris Rock deserve it for attacking a Black woman's hair or was Will Smith out of line? I've been going back and forth with my friends on this, I dont agree with violence but also think we cant say...

NathanW by Visionary I
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Mexican President Rejects Environmentalism

On Monday, March 21st- President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador spoke at his daily morning press conference from which he decided to publicly lash out against the protests of many environmentalists. Throughout his conference, President Lopez Obrador ang...

Lperez by Révolutionnaire Team
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