Context, The folks in this short video are part of a youtube tv series called “The North Pole” about climate change, gentrification, and my home town of Oakland. But the story applies to so many places across the world. The video was produced by an awesome org that does very real imagining and work around environmental justice. Not just save the ice or some shit like that, but actual people in the hood.
If you haven’t already figured it out, voting is bigger than the next president. It involves local positions, propositions, and is one way you can get down with moving your town, city, state, country, world forward.
I love this quote from Benny:
“The only secure community is an organized one.”