We met up with these young volunteers and activists at the #SchoolsNotPrisons concert in Fresno, and we wanted to know what issues were on their minds this election. The answers were as diverse as the attendees: from housing to LGBTQ rights, healthcare to bullying, education to ending the school-to-prison pipeline. “Dear next president,” one volunteer said. “I hope that you actually make a difference in the school systems and keeping children out of juvenile hall.”
Fusion is asking people around the country to talk about their most pressing issues this election season using the phrase “Dear next president … ”. Check out these messages from Fresno, then learn more about the project, hear more voices from the campaign, and learn how to contribute your own video to #DearNextPresident.