These posters are part of a project that is done each year in order to shed light on political and social issues that are happening in our state, country, and world. Its purpose is to create a component of civic engagement in our curriculum.
"I've Got it All(most)"
There is a problem in our world of depending on drugs whenever we are not feeling well. You can take a drug to fix one thing, and you feel like you've got it all. But those drugs lead to worse things, until you realize that you have lost it all.
During the whole Dakota Access Pipeline fiasco, I challenged the viewer to look at the kinds of consequences that could happen to the main source of drinking water if this was allowed to happen.
I wanted people to realize that there are more than just the two parties of Democrat and Republican. Thinking of the parties as ice cream, Democrat and Republican are the bland old flavors of chocolate and vanilla and are empty because we have tried them already. It is time we try something new and broaden our taste buds.