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Reasons to be Cheerful

There’s not much to be cheerful about these days.

But the inspirational and tech savvy activism of America’s youth should make us proud and happy all year round. 75 more words


I (Still) Won't Stop Speaking

One of the earliest posts I uploaded to this blog centered on my determination to continue voicing my opinions even as adults (lawmakers and average citizens alike) continued to ask why I did so. 413 more words

Books about Global Youth by Gayle Kimball and 4,000 youths

Ageism in Youth Studies: Generation Maligned (Cambridge Scholars Press)

How Global Youth Values Will Transform Our Future (Cambridge Scholars Press)

Brave: Young Women’s Global Revolution… 25 more words

Global Youth Activism

Ain't No Snowflakes Here (Part 1 of the Snowflake Chronicles)

Following the Parkland massacre, I began organizing a protest at a gun show in my home town.  The gun show has been going on at the county fairgrounds for years.  1,254 more words

Gun Reform / Gun Violence

You Can Do Both! Protest and then ...

Today, students around the country are walking out of schools to demand common sense gun laws.

I have lost count of how many times I have heard people say some version of “What they really need to be doing is… 430 more words

Gun Reform / Gun Violence

Netizens’ Negativity on Youth Activism

By Lorraine Casipit

Since the Marcos era to date, youth activism remains a visible instrument to combat oppression and social injustice and to instigate positive change in our country. 628 more words