Incredible Quinceañera Protest At Texas Capitol Against Vile Anti-Immigrant Law

By Rafi Schwartz, www.fusion.kinja.com -

By Rafi Schwartz for Fusion - On Wednesday, a group of 15 teenage girls, dressed in brightly colored gowns, stood in front of the Texas State Capitol to participate in one of Latin American [...]

Military Recruiting And How To Confront It

By Pat Elder, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Pat Elder for Popular Resistance. The Pentagon is attempting to recruit somewhere around 227,000 troops this year, and they’re having one hell of a time finding them, even while they enjoy [...]

Fighting Climate Change Can Be A Lonely In Oil Country, Especially For A Kid

By Neela Banerjee and Zahra Hirji, www.insideclimatenews.org -

By Neela Banerjee and Zahra Hirji for Inside Climate News - RAYNE, Louisiana—As far back as Jayden Foytlin can remember, her cousin Madison came over to celebrate her birthday. The girls had been [...]

Indigenous Youth Took Center Stage At People’s Climate March

By Cherri Foytlin, www.alternet.org -

By Cherri Foytlin for AlterNet - The ceremony, which welcomed the spirits from the four directions, officially opened the People’s Climate March, a massive show of resistance on a day that also [...]

Lessons From The Youth Movement Of The 1960s

By Staff, www.oaklandsocialist.com -

By Staff of Okland Socialist - In 1964, UC Berkeley exploded around what became known as the “Free Speech Movement.” In a speech at that campus in December of that year, Mario Savio, the best [...]

The Vision And Legacy Of Berta Cáceres

By Beverly Bell for Other Worlds. One year ago today, Berta Cáceres was murdered by the national and local Honduran government and a multinational dam company, with at least the tacit support of [...]

Tom Hayden’s Prescient & Still Relevant Port Huron Statement

By G. Pascal Zachary for Alternet. The Port Huron statement, named after the city in Michigan where SDS leaders met in June 1962, presented a sharp break with political dissent in America. For [...]

Young Jews Supporting Black Lives Matter

By Ally Little and Michelle Weiser, www.orward.com -

By Ally Little and Michelle Weiser for The Forward. we see and affirm the Jews of color in our community, and we proudly and unequivocally support the Movement for Black Lives Platform and Black [...]

Naples Rising: Rebel Youth Movements Buzz In The Old City

By Jasper Finkeldey and Mauro Pinto, www.roarmag.org -

By Jasper Finkeldey and Mauro Pinto for ROAR Mgazine - The buzz of Naples’ squares and bars at night is electrifying. Public life reaches its high after sizzling hot afternoons. The Southern [...]

Youth Secure Second Win In Climate Trust Litigation

By Andrea Rodgers, www.ourchildrenstrust.org -

By Andrea Rodgers for Our Children's Trust - Seattle, WA – Today, in a surprise ruling from the bench in the critical climate case brought by youths against the State of Washington's Department [...]

She Helped Save Her Town. Then She Finished High School.

By Chris Clarke, www.kcet.org -

By Chris Clarke for KCET - Residents along the Ventura Coast are no strangers to oil and gas development. Oil drilling has been a part of life along the Santa Barbara Channel since 1896, with [...]

How Group Of Boston Teenagers Organized Massive District-Wide Protest

By Allison Pohle, www.boston.com -

By Allison Pohle for Boston Globe - Hours before more than 3,500 of their peers would march out of their classrooms toward Boston Common, a small group of high schoolers was glued to a group chat [...]

College Students Support Professor On Leave For Views

By Ehab Zahriyeh, www.america.aljazeera.com -

By Ehab Zahriyeh for Aljazeera - Dozens of students at Wheaton College in suburban Chicago protested on Monday against the school's move to terminate an associate professor who said Christians [...]

To Confront University Racism, Acknowledge Segregation

By Cary Fraser, www.truth-out.org -

By Cary Fraser for Truthout - The idea that leaders at all levels of the US educational system need to be trained to recognize and combat racism is finally receiving renewed attention within [...]