Posts Tagged as "Youth"

Here’s What’s at Stake for LGBT Youth if Obamacare is Scrapped

May. 3, 2017 / By and
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Facing stigma, homelessness, and living off "survival crimes" such as sex work, many LGBT youth may lose critical services if Obamacare is repealed.

Ballot Measure Aims to Stem Rising Youth Homelessness in L.A.

Mar. 2, 2017 / By
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More youth are homeless now because of Los Angeles' rising cost of living. Can Measure H help?

This is What California Youth are Wishing for this Season

Dec. 23, 2016 / By
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We asked youth reporters from across the state what they wish for themselves and their communities this holiday season.

What My Twenties Have Taught Me So Far

Dec. 21, 2016 / By
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A personal reflection on adulting, self-care, and seizing the moment.

Q&A: Youth Organizers Reflect on a Year of Leadership and Growth

Dec. 14, 2016 / By
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One youth organizer sits down with another to reflect on a year of organizing, speaking truth to power, and inspiring future generations.

I Occupied the Freeway Last Night

Nov. 10, 2016 / By
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A Long Beach immigrant writes that joining hundreds on the 101 Freeway brought him both fear and hope as drivers joined them to ‘Dump Trump.’

Youth POV: Getting Out The Vote is Hard, but Necessary

Nov. 5, 2016 / By
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Even reaching out to one person can make a big difference.

Race and Leadership — Youth React to Presidential Debate

Sep. 30, 2016 / By
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The presidential candidates were asked questions about race and American leadership at Monday's debate. Were high school students satisfied with what they heard?

At Youth Summit, I Learned a Different Kind of Storytelling

Aug. 22, 2016 / By
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The #FreeOurDreams summit brought new challenges, forced me to think outside the box, and for a day, become a different kind of storyteller.

Review: HS Students Impress Us All with Green Art, Furniture Exhibit at MOLAA

Jul. 1, 2016 / By
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The exhibit sheds light on a different way to “reduce, reuse, and recycle,” as the students' pieces prove artists can be creative while being environmentally conscious as well. Exhibit ends Sunday.

Latino Youth Workshops on Substance Use & Relationships

Jun. 30, 2016 / By
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Join the Center for Latino Community Health for workshops about sex, drugs, and partner communication.

Proud and Frustrated – My First Experience as an Election Volunteer

Jun. 15, 2016 / By
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I felt proud doing my civic duty, but it was also really hard at times. Here's how California can get it right in November.