Can You Identify The Terrorist?

Can you identify the terrorist above? Increasingly, everyday Americans are answering that question with a resounding “Yes.” Arming their consciousness with the absolute conviction of what it means to be a terrorist, many are taking justice into their own hands. Sandeep Singh, a New Yorker who owns a construction business, was returning home from work […]

The Struggle to Love to Struggle WITH Love

Juliet Shen and Vanessa Teck are two of the OCA interns who were terminated in 2013 for openly criticizing a major sponsor. Both identifying as activists and feminists in their early 20’s, they have shared experiences of isolation, pain, and fear. Since then, Juliet and Vanessa have begun a transformative journey to better understand how […]

Attention High School Student Activists: Project Ava Has A Program For You!

Believing in the next generation of leaders is what the Project Ava’s Ambassadors Program is all about. Not only are we excited to collaborate with student leaders who are driven to excel both academically and socially, we are also thrilled to establish community partnerships with students who truly believe in sharing meaningful stories. We announce the […]

#IAmVincentChin: Never Forget

32 years ago on June 19th 1982, Vincent Chin was beaten to death by two white auto workers, Ronald Ebens and his stepson, Michael Nitz. The two men were fined $3000 each and never served a day in jail for murdering 27 year old Vincent with a baseball bat. This event is widely known to […]

The 5 Hardest Parts of Being a Father

For Father’s Day, I thought it fitting to ask my dad what he thought the hardest parts about being a father is. We’ve grown very close over the past few years, so I expected some brutally honest answers.  The answers he gave me were more honest and real than I could have ever imagined. Here are the […]

Meet Abhi. Her Passion is Activism and This is How It Started.

This past week, I stumbled upon the following headlines as I scrolled through the BuzzFeed app on my phone: “Venezuela Arrests and Hides Leading Human Rights Activist and Social Media Organizer.” “Nine LGBT Activists Arrested in China—But Gay Pride March Still Planned.” “Some Egyptian Men Say New Law To Ban Sexual Harassment Won’t Make A […]
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