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January 7, 2014 | Time for the Under 24 to Get Noticed

Do you know a young person using his or her talents, passion and creativity to shatter myths about drugs? SparkAction's Top 24 Under 24 Mythbusters celebrates youth-led work to inform and empower young people to make decisions based on science, not rumor.

Plus, take action to raise the age in New York and read the latest news on opportunity youth, first-generation students, juvenile justice and more.

 

 

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Format: 2014-12-21
CAPITOL HILL
An activist and mother applauds the bipartisan leadership it took to reintroduce the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA) on Dec. 11, 2014. Before ...
United Way
Join United Way for two important chats to discuss youth unemployment in the U.S.
JJDPAmatters
Bipartisan bill strengthens federal law to reduce incarceration, make state juvenile justice systems more fair, improve public safety. Youth, family and juvenile ...
JJDPAmatters
VIDEO & ACTION ALERT! On Dec. 11, Sens. Grassley (R-IA) and Whitehouse (D-RI)  introduced the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention ...
CLC report
Americans favor stronger investments in government programs that support the education, health and well-being of children and young people, according to a recent ...

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