A Potent Climate Solution: The Youth Vote

A Climate Emergency and a Democracy Emergency

The organization’s work underscores that people enduring the worst impacts of climate change and pollution often reside in racially and economically isolated communities that face increasing barriers to participating in our democracy. It is a convergence of injustices that some consider deliberate.

“Pretty Rad” Social Influencer Community

In addition to the assemblies and on-site voter registration and pre-registration drives ACE brings to thousands of schools, the organization finds young people through digital ads on TikTok, Instagram Reels, YouTube, and other platforms.

Combating Climate Anxiety Through Action

As a high school student near Akron, Ohio, Drake Du persuaded students from all backgrounds and perspectives to discuss the climate movement at a “middle ground” event at his school. Du grew up in Copley Township, with a population of 18,000.



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