Action Guides

Words are weapons. Your words can change the way people look at the world and even inspire action. Browse some ideas for ways you can use a poem to make a difference.

The DREAM Act was first introduced to the U.S. Congress in 2001.

The Post-Racial Myth is an idea that was ushered to the fro

Did you know that poetry can be a great tool for maintaining healthy mental wellness? It's true!

"Washing one's hands of the conflict between the powerful and the powerless means to side with the powerful, not to be neutral." --Paolo

We all know that poetry changes human lives--but what about the lives of our furry best friends?

Learn how to use your poetry to take a stand against stereotyping.

You already know the legendary American poets-- Frost, Dickinson, Poe, etc.

Rock Your Block’s Action Guide

for youth job seekers



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