The strategist who’s part of the fight to end inequality in cities worldwide. The photo editor who’s pushing for representation by building an inclusive queer community. The organization leader who’s connecting all children to a quality education. Meet the New American Icons.
In partnership with J.Crew, The Cut presents a series that celebrates the spirit of progress — telling the stories of change-makers whose work, ranging from advocacy to passion projects, is helping to shape a brighter, more inclusive future for our country.
Watch the video for an introduction of our trailblazers, and explore the stories to learn more about each Icon’s personal journey and inspiration, and the crew that empowers them as they progress toward their shared vision.
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