Now more than ever, it's easier for your voice to be heard when it comes to hugely important social issues. Even expressing your thoughts and opinions on social media or in your own family can make ideas spread – and celebs are part of the movement on a lot of progress too!
This Black History Month, we asked a ton of your favorite stars to tell us about the big issues that they're proud to see young people tacking. From diversity in television to bullying to cultural appropriation, there are so many topics that are finally getting some of the attention needed to make change.
Click through the gallery to see which issues these stars are happy to see addressed. Then, feel free to let us know which causes you're most passionate about yourself by leaving a comment below.
"Equality has been a big issue in the entertainment industry lately, so it's great to see other young people actually address and tackle it head-on," China McClain tells TWIST exclusively.