United Farm Workers leader Dolores Huerta (center) leads a rally on Nov. 19, 1988 as part of a national boycott of what the UFW claims is the dangerous use of pesticides.
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Tell us: what issues define your generation?


At 10 p.m. ET on Sept. 19, msnbc will air the Generation to Generation special hosted by Lawrence O’Donnell, featuring activists from all walks of life to discuss in-depth how change and activism have evolved over time. The series includes interviews with civil rights hero Rep. John Lewis, Medal of Honor recipient Col. Jack Jacobs, Hollywood’s America Ferrera, labor activist Dolores Huerta, the NBA’s first openly gay player, Jason Collins, tennis champion Martin Navratilova, and others. 

To participate in the cross-generational conversation, we’d love to get your take on the issues that have shaped you.

Here’s how you can get involved:

1) Answer the following question on Twitter, using #gentogen, or by leaving a comment on this article: What issues define your generation?

3) Tune in Friday at 10 p.m. ET.