Youth Voices

chains
April 16, 2014
Produced by:
The National Council of Young Leaders

A young member of the National Council of Young Leaders shares his thoughts on My Brother’s Keeper, a new federal initiative to support young men of color.

ERICA PICTURE
February 17, 2014
Produced by:
GOOD

GOOD looks at how youth are using poetry to change the conversation about diabetes.

OSF
January 3, 2014
Produced by:
Open Society Foundations

Deverick knows how his life could have turned out if he hadn't stuck with his studies: prison, drugs, or even death. Instead, he became a star on the Baltimore Urban Debate League team and went on to college. Now he coaches students like Kaela, who often come from complicated lives but are...

welcometodemocracy
December 19, 2013
Produced by:
Our Time, Advancement Project

Looking toward the 2014 midterm elections, two national organizations – the multi-racial civil rights organization Advancement Project and OurTime.org, a nationwide organization that enhances the political voice of young Americans – are calling attention to the...

drug facts button
December 6, 2013
Produced by:

SparkAction’s Top 24 Under 24 Youth Knowledge Builders and Changemakers celebrates powerful youth-led work to inform and empower young people to make decisions that are right for themselves and their futures.

YALC group
December 6, 2013
Produced by:
SparkAction

High school students concerned with the standardized testing requirements for graduation in Ohio catalyze reform.