Erika Andiola became an activist the day she found out her mother was set to be deported. Now she works for a the Bernie Sanders campaign, trying to shift American immigration policy one vote at a time. Watch her talk candidly about fleeing domestic violence with her mother, the struggles of being undocumented, and what she’s learned from confronting anti-immigrant lawmakers in public.
Fusion is profiling 30 women, all 30 or younger, who will change the presidential election—fighting for causes as diverse as their backgrounds, each wielding power in a unique way. You can check out their stories here and talk about them with the hashtag #the30.