Jamie Margolin | Unrig Spotlight 2020

Jamie Margolin

Jamie Margolin

Jamie Margolin

Co-Founder | Zero Hour

Jamie Margolin is an 18-year-old Colombian-American organizer, activist, author, public speaker, and high school student. She is a founder of the international youth climate justice movement called Zero Hour that led the official “Youth Climate Marches” in Washington, DC and 25+ cities around the world during the summer of 2018, which helped spark the current School Strike for Climate movement. Jamie is also a plaintiff on the Our Children’s Trust Youth v. Gov Washington state lawsuit, Aji P. vs. State of Washington, suing the state of Washington for denying her generation their constitutional rights to a livable environment by worsening the climate crisis. Jamie’s debut book, “Youth To Power: Your Voice and How To Use It,” is hitting bookstores worldwide June 2nd of 2020 (pre-order at www.youthtopowerbook.com) and it will serve as a guide to being a young activist and organizer for any cause.

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