Yara Shahidi is unquestionably the voice of a generation. The talented 19-year-old has spoken out on a myriad of issues in support of changing the world in which we live. She has been such the shining star that many are championing her in support of a future presidential bid.
The 19-year-old is not quite ready to run for president yet, but she is well on her way to making an impact. That is why she was recently tapped to be a part of the “Forces of Change” cover for British Vogue Magazine.
“Oftentimes, there’s an expectation that you come to politics; politics doesn’t come to you,” she explains in her cover interview. “There is a lot of political jargon, a lot of assumptions that you have time to go through multiple news sources, that you understand what certain things mean. I feel like first of all, we have to simplify it, just to make sure everyone understands basic structures.”