I believe that protest and dissent is a fundamental patriotic value. And I take these values seriously enough to act on them frequently. My roommate noticed my protest kit I made in my apartment, and after laughing at me for an appropriate amount of time, encouraged me to explain what was in it and how I use it. The result is my first piece for NPR’s Youth Radio, aptly published on July 4th, in which I explain protesting 101. Check out the article here and the infographic below I made to accompany it!