Youth Media for Building Healthy Communities

Community Health, Youth Voices

Second chances are the key to stopping mass incarceration

Kids can’t smoke, they can’t drink or see rated R movies. But they can be sentenced to life in prison even though research shows our minds are still developing. Youth reporter Nisa Salazar from Merced writes that her uncle was first incarcerated at age 14 and has stayed in the prison system since. Read the story at We’ed.



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s


This entry was posted on August 19, 2016 by in Print, WeCed and tagged , , .

Follow us on Twitter


Subscribe to receive our weekly newsletter of top youth media headlines on health justice.

%d bloggers like this: