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A perspective on Stop Asian Hate and BLM
Young Idealist Podcast
Raise Black Voices
Founded on Juneteenth of 2020, Raise Black Voices (RBV) is a labor of love, shining a light on systemic racism as it plays out in every...
Journals of Color Podcast
https://anchor.fm/nyyci/episodes/Journals-of-Color-e114hli We catch up with Journals of Color and hear about what it’s like to be a Youth...
Layla's Got You
Layla’s Got You is a women's empowerment campaign, designed especially for African American and Latina young women, ages 16-30. Layla...
Ask an Activist: Youth Alliance for Housing
Youth Alliance for Housing
Learn about NAKASEC and their campaign for Citizenship for all.
Asamia Diaby from AQE
Watch Asamia's amazing presentation on AQE's fight for budget justice.
DYCD Secure the Bag Event
The New York City Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) “invests in a network of community-based organizations and...
Event Spotlight: The Importance of Civic Engagement-Panel Discussion by MCNNY
If you would like to watch the full discussion, it is recorded on their facebook page from February 10, 2021. Before the session I...
ArtsConnection is an organization that addresses the educational challenges for the 21st century, ArtsConnection’s research-based arts...
Service Learning Project (SLP) Online Summer and After School Labs Project
General Background Service Learning Project is geared towards students in grades 4-12 to learn about activism and independent problem...
Organization Spotlight: Journals of Color
Journals of Color was founded by the amazing Layla Hussein and Nicaulis Mercedes out of their desire to create a school newspaper where...
Dec 7, 2020
Activist Spotlight: Andrea Gonzales
By: Madina Amber Andera Alejandra Gonzales [she/her] is a phenomenal Queer, Mestiza youth activist who I was delighted to talk to about...
Oct 29, 2020
Youth Over Guns
By Madina Amber
Oct 29, 2020
Teen Activist Project
By Lilian Kim Mallow