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“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.” ― Margaret Mead

Everyone is preaching about how the future lies in the hands of the children…I’m thinking, what children?

One of my favourite songs by my favourite rapper, Lupe Fiasco. 650 more words

Social Issues

How women are represented in the media

A few weeks ago some of my friends and I were invited to local radio show Talk 702 with the intelligent and thought-provoking Sebenzile Nkambule. Listen to the whole interview on the link below. 40 more words

Social Issues

Life-changing, inspiring, restoring our faith in humanity … How to describe an epic YEA Camp summer?!

Each year of YEA Camp — and this is our SIXTH, OMG! — feels like the best. Maybe that’s because it’s closest in our memory, but it’s probably because the camp just gets better and better every year… which we didn’t actually think was possible!! 1,094 more words

Youth Empowered Action

Squamish student's Op-ed article about teachers' strike garners national attention

Students are weighing in and getting active in the dispute between the teachers and province but for one 16-year-old Squamish girl, her activities are garnering national attention. 345 more words