Donavan McKinney, a then-23-year-old primary candidate for the Democratic ticket for the Michigan House of Representatives.
Dr. Sadiq Nakadar, a volunteer physician at the HUDA free clinic in Detroit, Mich.
I flew to Washington D.C. to join a group of friends peacefully protesting as part of the Women's March on Washington. For some, it was the first time. For others, an old experience.
I followed grass-roots supporters of Senator Bernie Sanders in the lead-up to the crucial Michigan Democratic primaries in March, 2016.