Format: 2017-01-20
The Hechinger Report
NEW YORK and BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – Latune and Kiara are bright and passionate teenagers. Latune is the more artistic of the two — she plans to become a ...
one thing
Urge leadership to pass the bipartisan JJDPA bill for fairer youth justice. Let's get this done.
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Voters were asked to support the children in their community with new tax revenue—and they overwhelmingly agreed. 
Voter Voices 2016
Young people and experts on why it matters to vote.
November 7, 2016 Catherine McBride
Do you vote in every election? Why or why not? I do every election. I think it’s a good way to get involved in what happens in the community, and I think that ...
jjdpa-dome
Quick shareables to activate your networks on Nov. 15, 2016.
Philipa Crowne, Red Hook Initiative Development Associate Do you vote in every election?
November 7, 2016 Samhita - NYU Student
Do you vote in every election? Why or why not? I vote in every election that I can, but I am registered as an independent so that means that during the primaries I ...
November 7, 2016 Biviana, Student
As part of our series on civic engagement and youth turnout, we talked with college student Biviana about the barriers she faces to exercising her rights.
"Learning in Action" is a series of monthly video chats that explore the first-hand experiences of the practices promote social emotional learning. Each ...
YJAM
October is a month of change --  in many parts of the country, the leaves are changing and days are getting shorter. Fitting then, that this year, Youth Justice ...
JJDPA
The top ten reasons Congress should act to reauthorize this critical law today—some of these may surprise you.
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On Sept. 22, the U.S. House of Representatives passed what might be "the most significant justice reform measure to reach Obama in his tenure," according to ...
Committee
A bipartisan bill to reform and reauthorize the JJDPA, and help states improve juvenile justice programs may move in the House; if passed, it would strengthen ...
roundtable-podcast
A lively discussion on what we know – and what we’re doing with that knowledge – about juvenile justice, with Karen Pittman of the Forum for Youth ...
jjdpa-senate
VIDEO & ACTION ALERT! The Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA) is the nation's main juvenile justice law. It needs to be ...
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The U.S. has made progress in reducing the number of young people who are incarcerated, but researchers are finding an alarming trend: the rate of incareeration f ...
Mill Poll
A Millennial's reaction to a new poll: "The Nation isn't putting its money where its mouth is" when it comes to young people.