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According to the Census Bureau’s new poverty and income data, 14.8 percent of Americans were poor in 2014. This is alarming particularly as our next generation of workers and citizens,...

Rural America After the Recession
A Youth Today special report and photo essay by award-winning journalists explores the deep impact of poverty on rural America. Read it now >>

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8/4
The Forum for Youth Investment
It’s easy to be cynical about Washington, but...
4/14
The Hechinger Report
Preschoolers are expelled at three times the rate of...
12/4
Children's Leadership Council
Americans favor stronger investments in government...
4/1
The House Republican budget was presented on April 1...
2/17
GOOD
GOOD looks at how youth are using poetry to change the...

from the field

9/17
Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP)
According to the Census Bureau’s new poverty and...
8/24
New Haven Register
Experts are focusing more money and attention on the...
5/12
NPR
In two new studies, Harvard economist Raj Chetty and...
5/11
Urban Institute
While the incarceration rate in New York has dropped...

action alerts

4/16
New Hampshire Kids Count
Each year, hundreds of NH children are found to have...
12/3
Voices for Utah Children
Utah residents: Your state representative needs to...
9/18
Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA)
Make sure the Drug Free Communities program gets...
9/2
Campaign for Youth Justice
The Campaign for Youth Justice is circulating a sign-...
5/14
Healthy Teen Network
Show your support for the Pregnant and Parenting...

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