Differences Matter, Diversity Matters
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Stand up for what you believe in no matter where you are! Noah and Justin are two similar brothers, but with one visible difference. One weekend at a cousin's birthday party and one comment at the lunch table prompted Justin to become the change that he wanted to see. He jumped into action so that he could knock down and change the social and cultural barriers that he sees happening in his middle school. What better way to generate change than to bring awareness to the problem? Filled with advocacy, activism and organizing, Differences Matter, Diversity Matters: A Story About My Brother and Me brings awareness to the lack of social and cultural awareness in Justin’s middle school. Do you think 11 year old Justin has what it takes to generate change?
Justin Blount is an 11 year old young man. He is a young activist who is a strong advocate for diversity and inclusion. He loves music, because he believes that music has a way of bringing people of different cultures and nationalities together. Justin was born in Atlanta, Georgia, and at a young age he saw the need for bringing awareness for racial equality. When Justin grows up, he wants to have a career as a music instructor.