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In two new studies, Harvard economist Raj Chetty and his colleagues found that where poor kids grow up has a huge effect on how much money they earn as adults. These two studies confirm the harsh...

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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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...
12/6
SparkAction’s Top 24 Under 24 Youth Knowledge Builders...

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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...
4/22
National Child Traumatic Stress Network
The National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)...
11/24
Institute of Medicine of the National Academies
 Today the Institute of Medicine (IOM) and...

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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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