Youth Media for Building Healthy Communities

Community Health, Youth Voices

Black History Built America

The kNOw Youth Media is highlighting various black figures who made amazing contributions to America in honor of Black History Month. To tell the stories of these groundbreaking African-Americans in … Continue reading

February 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Kieshaun White Healthy Air Experiment

Fresno’s Kieshaun White has always noticed how bad the air in his home city is. Now, White is combining his love for science and his desire to help his community … Continue reading

December 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

#Fight4All: a Conversation with Linda Sarsour

At the recent #Fight4All Convening in Fresno, CA, The kNOw’s Zyanna Maynard sat down with political activist Linda Sarsour to talk about the future of youth in politics and the … Continue reading

November 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

Closed Mouths Don’t Get Fed

Angel Vargas of Fresno didn’t just vote for herself; she believes that with her right to vote, she has the power to give voice to those who can’t speak up, … Continue reading

November 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

The kNOw Weighs In: Why We Vote

The kNOw sat down with 12 young people from Fresno to see why they personally think voting is important. “Voting is an opportunity to have a voice in democracy when … Continue reading

November 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

How My Dog Helped Me Come Out to My Mom

When The kNOw’s Zyanna Maynard realized she was bisexual, she knew she wanted to somehow tell her mom. So she recruited her trusty friend, her dog Locs, to help her … Continue reading

November 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

#Fight4All: a Conversation with Patrisse Cullors

At the recent #Fight4All Convening in Fresno, CA, The kNOw reporters talked to Patrisse Cullors, one of the co-founders of the Black Lives Matter movement. In this interview, Cullors talks … Continue reading

November 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

A Conversation With Donté Clark

At the recent #Fight4All Convening in Fresno, CA, keynote speakers and activists addressed community and national issues. At the convention, Zyanna Maynard sat down with Donté Clark, a spoken word … Continue reading

October 23, 2018 · Leave a comment

Chimera Khala

My mother’s family tree is a confusing mass of thick, heavy limbs weaving through political borders and arranged marriages, congested with the green leaves of cousins from who-knows-where.” Read more … Continue reading

October 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

Toxic Masculinity: A Learned Behavior

A reflection on the damage caused by toxic masculinity. Read more at The kNOw

October 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

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