Rachel Gilmer

Rachel Gilmer

Rachel Gilmer is an organiser with and the Co-Director of the Dream Defenders, a statewide grassroots organisation of communities across Florida. Established in 2012 in response to the unjust murder of 17-year old Trayvon Martin, The Dream Defenders are a diverse group of young people who build power by organising campaigns, services, and political-education programming for community civic engagement and transformational justice. 

United States

Trump's shutdown is a historic opportunity for real change

Now, as support for Trump is waning, leftists need to stop 'playing-it-safe' and present a new vision for this country.

Trump's shutdown is a historic opportunity for real change

US Midterms 2018

Where does the future of the American left lie?

Ordinary Americans, not elected officials, will determine the future of progressive politics in the US.

Where does the future of the American left lie?