Posts Tagged as "Youth Voices"

A woman has her arms folded across a desk and her head pressed into her arms. She is inside of a laptop screen. Above the laptop are the words Covid-18 season 2.

COVID-18 PODCAST: A young man’s experience with protests and safety precautions in Long Beach

Apr. 20, 2021 / By
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This episode documents how one young man studying at Long Beach City College has dealt with protests, safety precautions, and school during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Compound x VoiceWaves panel: Youth on feeling safe in their own communities

Nov. 30, 2020 / By , and
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In this clip from our panel at Compound in Long Beach, VoiceWaves Youth Reporters discuss why they do or do not feel safe hanging out in their communities.

Compound x VoiceWaves panel: Youth Reporters on becoming more aware of local social issues

Nov. 30, 2020 / By , and
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In our panel hosted at Compound in Long Beach, VoiceWaves Youth Reporters speak on how they began to become more aware of issues and disparities in Long Beach.

Compound x VoiceWaves clip: How environments have shaped youth growing up in Long Beach

Nov. 30, 2020 / By , , and
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In this clip from our panel hosted at Compound, VoiceWaves Youth Reporters discuss how their environments have shaped how they grown up in Long Beach.
Long Beach youth and officials on a Zoom call, in a screenshot captured in grid view.

Long Beach youth and officials discuss importance of youth voting at online forum

Oct. 30, 2020 / By and
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The forum hosted by LBC Votes gave young people an opportunity to speak with and ask questions to local officials.

VIDEO: VoiceWaves youth speak on their experiences growing up in Long Beach

Oct. 29, 2020 / By , , and
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Our youth reporters speak on how environments, the pandemic, and local schools have impacted their lives.
A pen lays on top of a yet to be filled ballot for the Nov. 3, 2020 general election.

As election day nears, some youth express why they are frustrated with electoral politics

Oct. 29, 2020 / By
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Local youth say they are tired of being shamed for their stances on voting. They are looking to alternatives for creating change in their communities.

How The World Cup Is Helping Youth Connect With Their Culture

Jun. 25, 2014 / By
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It’s that time again. The World Cup is back, and it comes with an entire month full of competitions from the best soccer teams from around the globe...

One Youth’s View of the World Through Photographs

Mar. 23, 2014 / By
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A Portrait of Julie Cabral, a student at Venice Arts, who shares what creativity means for her...

Why Won’t My Friend Leave her Abusive Boyfriend?

Mar. 17, 2014 / By
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KARLA MARTINEZ/Coachella Uninc

When I spotted a bruise on my friend “Anna,” I didn’t need to ask her how it got there...

Sons And Brothers Speak Out

Mar. 15, 2014 / By
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My Brother’s Keeper is an Obama Administration initiative that seeks to empower boys and young men of color...

Celebrating Latino Culture and Film in San Diego

Mar. 12, 2014 / By
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VoiceWaves producer Antonio Ruiz interviewed  San Diego Festival Executive Director / Founder Ethan van Thillo via phone about the event which is now in its 21st year...