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Run For It founder, Ed Krutsch reflects on a year of movement building and fighting for a better democracy.

Launching Run For It, on September 4th 2020.

In early September 2020, Run For It was founded and officially kicked off with the launch of our very first campaign to elect more young people to Victorian local councils.

The idea of a youth-led democratic justice organisation had been on the mind of many young campaigners, such as myself…

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