rebelling against low expectations

AuthorRebekah Black

is a 16-year-old from western Pennsylvania with a deep passion for stories. When she is not wrangling three younger brothers into submission or procrastinating on the Internet, you are likely to find her singing along to a musical's soundtrack or grinning like the Cheshire Cat about character development.

Why do you do what you do?


Humans are different. That’s just how it is. Physically, mentally, and emotionally, we’re all unique. Everyone carries specific needs, wants, attributes, and darknesses that lie beneath our skins. Despite all of humanity’s differences, however, we have one simple question that ties us together, connecting the murderer to the meek and the peasant to the prince. It is the question detectives ask...

rebelling against low expectations

The Rebelution is a teenage rebellion against low expectations—a worldwide campaign to reject apathy, embrace responsibility, and do hard things. Learn More →