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Report Identifies Students’ College Pathway Challenge

According to a new report from the Public Policy Institute, the incompatibility of high school graduation requirements and UC and CSU admission requirements means that more students are struggling as … Continue reading

February 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

“Food Stamps” Shown to Make People More Healthy

New studies are showing that Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Programs, once called “food stamps,” provides people with more healthy options that can positively affect those too poor to buy healthy food. … Continue reading

February 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

Getting Woke With My Mom

Each new generation brings with it newer and hopefully more accepting ideologies. Youth Radio’s Sierra Fang-Horvath explains cultural and generational differences have led to a clash of beliefs between her … Continue reading

February 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Hello America, Your President is Racist

A little over a year since Trump’s inauguration, the kNOw’s Miguel Bibanco is certain of one thing: Trump is a racist, as he was when he announced his campaign and … Continue reading

February 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

‘La Raza’ Looks at the Chicano Movement Through the Lens of Publication’s Photojournalists

In the 1960s and 70s, “El Movimiento,” or the Chicano civil rights movement, took Los Angeles by storm, and La Raza was there to document every moment of it. After … Continue reading

February 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

Worried About ICE Raids? Here’s How Teens Can Help Their Families

After rumors about imminent ICE raids in the Bay Area blew up, immigrant communities across California are panicking. Youth Radio’s Noel Anaya sat down with an attorney from The Stanford … Continue reading

February 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in Young Men of Color

When most people hear “PTSD,” they think of veterans. However, a recent California Endowment action brief redefines the term and explains how boys and men of color are not getting … Continue reading

February 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

Gurrola To Critics: Proposed Oil Regulations Not a Ban

After 53 years of the same oil and gas codes, the city of Arvin is changing things up—and it’s not popular with the oil and gas industries. Despite facing accusations … Continue reading

January 31, 2018 · Leave a comment

College Stress: Are You Overworked?

An alarming number of college students report being stressed about academics—so why is no one freaking out about these stats? VoiceWaves interviewed two Cal State Long Beach students to hear … Continue reading

January 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

65 of the Best Photos from Fresno’s #WomensMarch2018

As part of the second Women’s March, thousands of community members gathered to share their voices in Fresno. The kNOw compiled a collection of 65 of the best photos from … Continue reading

January 29, 2018 · Leave a comment

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