An African American teen girl, Alysia Reaves, speaks into a microphone behind a podium in front of SF City Hall.

Alysia Reaves speaks at an SF rally to protest brutality against Black Americans. Reaves, an Oakland resident, says she envisions a world "that works for everybody."

17 year-old Oakland youth activist calls for allies, unity

“I am driven by the ancestral spirit that guides me. I envision a place that works for everybody. A place that allows everyone to flourish and a place that embraces everyone’s identity.”

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