Claire Latham, honour roll student and multimedia storyteller talks about being inspired by our Press Start CoLab Program in an article she wrote for Environment Journal.
Claire starts off her post with: 'At the age of 10, a phone was dropped into my hand, and we became fast friends. Now that I’m 18, I feel as if my hand remains permanently attached to it, for better or worse, and my freedom of speech has been restricted to 280 characters or less.
With my generation’s thoughts amplified, our concerns and fears plastered on the walls of Instagram, you would think change and progress for environmental and climate issues would be tackled. Instead, my generation has weaved itself into a network of disinformation and greenwashing, with too many infographics leaving us feeling increasingly more helpless and hopeless for a changed future.' Continue reading the post by Claire Latham here.
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