Pocket-Sized Politics

Young People in Politics: Amelia Farrell

April 04, 2019 Season 1 Episode 14
Pocket-Sized Politics
Young People in Politics: Amelia Farrell
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Pocket-Sized Politics
Young People in Politics: Amelia Farrell
Apr 04, 2019 Season 1 Episode 14
Amelie Halleman & Mallory Snodgrass
Amelia Farrell is a student leader for the Chesapeake Bay Foundation and recently organized and led the Annapolis Youth Climate Strike
Show Notes

In a brand new sub-series "Young People in Politics" Amelie and Mallory sit down to interview youth activists leading change in their communities. In this episode, they talk to Amelia Farrell about the importance of advocacy and climate change. From organizing the Youth Climate March to lobbying with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Amelia is heavily involved in environmental policy. We discuss her motivations and difficulties she faced along the way as well as the effects of youth activism in politics. 

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