We are not and will not become passive members of our society. I refuse to watch the undoing of centuries of progress. We are Generation Z.
— Yara Shahidi

You may recognize the name - Yara is currently the star of ABC's Black-ish - but it's not just the acting that has us inspired. Yara is using her platform to empower young people everywhere to stand for what they believe, challenge the status quo and continue to push for progress.

Read her statement following the election here.