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Adam DeAngelis
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Adam DeAngelis is a Social Media Coordinator and Staff Writer for a non-profit in Washington, DC. He majored in Politics at the Catholic University of America. In the past, he has served as a Page in the House of Representatives and interned at the White House. Additionally, he has toured four years on the Vans Warped Tour working with 11:11 A.M. and the Dear Jack Foundation, advocating for young adult cancer research. Currently, he is a freelance photographer and works for a seniors rights organization.

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How I Became an Activist: Thank You Invisible Children

(0) Comments | Posted December 17, 2014 | 5:39 PM

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I was standing in line at Starbucks when I first learned about Invisible Children shutting down operations in the United States. I did not believe it. I honestly thought it was trolls spreading a rumor. As soon as I got to my office,...

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Losing Democracy's Messengers: The Congressional Page Program

(0) Comments | Posted November 14, 2014 | 3:48 PM

In 2003, I had the distinct honor of being a Messenger of Democracy or simply put, a Page. Today, this program has been shut down due to finances. It appears five million dollars for an education program is just too much for our government to fund.

In order to be...

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Rock 'n' Roll, the '70s and a Camera

(0) Comments | Posted March 14, 2014 | 1:00 PM

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DOG DANCE. Upper-case, not lower-case. That's an important take-away from the front cover. Bold, sexual and candid. The book immediately tells you what you're about to witness. Full disclosure: I did not live through the '70s, but the life of Rock 'n' Roll...

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The Lost Bowie Photograph

(0) Comments | Posted April 25, 2013 | 3:23 PM

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The Runaways, Robert Plant, Gene Simmons, and Freddie Mercury are just a fraction of legends that iconic photographer Brad Elterman has photographed. When you think paparazzo, running across streets, jumping on hoods of cars, and ambushing celebrities may be what comes to mind....

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Music, Touring and Educating

(0) Comments | Posted March 7, 2013 | 10:54 AM

Over the years, I've had the unique opportunity to travel on the Vans Warped Tour with the Dear Jack Foundation, a non-profit founded by musician Andrew McMahon of Jack's Mannequin and Something Corporate. Andrew is a cancer survivor who recorded his battle in the documentary, Dear Jack. It was his...

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