To the Foot Soldiers, Freedom Riders, and Civil Rights Activists

An update from Lisa, a senior psychology and human rights major: To the Foot Soldiers, Freedom Riders, and Civil Rights Activists I do not intend to change the world. I intend to change a mind or two in my world. I hope to inspire others to change the minds of others in this world. I intend to change me. I am encouraged by the way you moved. I am inspired by the way you acted. I am touched by your words, but words alone do not break the backs of the powerful oppressors. Action transforms. Proactive people are pros at active thinking and powerful activity. I want to be (pro)active like you. When I sit here I am impatient because [...]