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This post originally appeared on Rise Up: Be Heard.
“This is what I’m doing with my life: I’m creating change and creating positive energy to bring to my community,” says activist, mother and DACA recipient, Marinarde Soto, 19. Rise Up: Be Heard reporter, Juan Avila met with Soto in Fresno to talk about youth activism and identity.
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Jacob Simas | Manager, Rise Up: Be Heard
Lakshmi Sarah | Producer
Melissa Bosworth | 360 Editing
Juan Avila | Reporter
Johnsen Del Rosario | Fixer