Friday, May 18, 2012

Children Changing Our World

Speak Your Truth ~ Even If Your Voice Shakes 

A collection of videos with children that are changing our world, and the messes that many adults, would not even dare speak of.  These brave and sincere kids are speaking out to help correct many wrongs, and to create a better future for their generations, and the ones that follow

12 year old spells out the fraud the banks are committing against the people.
Victoria Grant explains why her homeland, Canada, and most of the world, is in debt. April 27, 2012 at the Public Banking in America Conference, ...

Raised in Vancouver and Toronto, Severn Cullis-Suzuki has been camping and hiking all her life. When she was 9 she started the Environmental Children's Organization (ECO), a small group of children committed to learning and teaching other kids about environmental issues. They were successful in many projects before 1992, when they raised enough money to go to the UN's Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro. Their aim was to remind the decision-makers of who their actions or inactions would ultimately affect. The goal was reached when 12 yr old Severn closed a Plenary Session with a powerful speech that received a standing ovation in 1992 . .... and yet her pleas were ignored ...


At Coxsackie-Athens High School, in July 2010, Erica Goldson gave her Valedictory Speech. The video is below, and Erica has also written out and shared her speech with the public on her blog here


  1. Testimony of 12-Year-Old with Two Moms Moves Some Vermont Legislators to Support Gay Marriage

    11 Year old Ta'Kaiya Blaney leads Enbridge pipeline protest in #toronto

    1. Oooo goody thankyou - I will check them out later today and add them to this page.

      Can I also mention a big thank you to Kettunainen on the blog for finding these and link back to your site if you have one?

    2. feel free to credit me, if you like. :) thanks! and I appreciate the offer of a link back, but the only non-facebook site that I update with any regularity is a blog that I prefer keeping mostly friends only (I'd happily friend you there, but it's through live journal & dreamwidth, not blogger and I don't know how cross-platform friending works!) someday, I'll relearn dreamweaver and fix/update my url site.... but I've been saying that for a good 3 years now. O_o