The Scoop November 2016 - Page 6

Throughout history, a common theme other than war and death is shared across all civilizations. Where there is injustice and an unfit government, a revolution follows. The key ingredient to a revolution is none other than the most underestimated demographic… youth. Youth are the drivers of revolutions because they still have the agency and the courage to rebel against the dominant demographic. They see things with clarity and are not afraid to ask questions when people are treated poorly.

On November 9, 2016, Donald Trump became the President Elect of the United States. Half of the country rejoiced, while the other half literally wept at the thought of Donald Trump assuming position in office with his association in controversial issues like racism, fascism, misogyny, and homophobia. Literally more than half the country was disappointed, leading to infuriation, fear, and the very next day… determination.