Daze Aghjai: The Climate Crisis and Running For Office
My guest this week is the tour de force that is Daze Aghaji. Back in 2019, Daze, a History and Politics student at Goldsmith University, hit the headlines for being probably the youngest candidate in the UK to stand as a Member of the European Parliament at the 2019 European Elections, something she was spurred to do with the guiding hands of Extinction Rebellion’s Roger Hallam.
Join us as we have a joyful discussion about rising through the Extinction Rebellion ranks, the power of youth movements and what it's like to be a Black activist in an environmental movement that’s historically be seen as anything but diverse.
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