My California Dream

In collaboration with some of our media partners from San Diego to Richmond, we asked young people in California to reflect on their “California dream,” and how it may be different from the aspirations of their family members who came before them. Here’s what they had to say. ALVIN ENGO, LONG BEACH “My father and […]

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Social Media Makes Me Anxious

“It was a relief to no longer be constantly confronted with visuals of white teeth and Gucci belts … to not conceal the cystic acne scars that remind me I am indeed still a teenager.” Hear one teen’s story of the pressures of social media and the damage it can inflict at YR Media. 

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Recruiting Better Male Allies

“The women in my life have been supportive…But I’ve never felt like the men in my life were listening.” What does it take to have strong male allies in a #MeToo moment? Hear how one young woman is starting a conversation with men about their role in ending assault, from YR Media.

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Dear Mr. Governor

California Governor Gavin Newsom is in the process of signing or rejecting bills that have passed the state legislature and made it to his desk. They cover a range of issues from the gig economy to school discipline to rent control. In collaboration with some of our media partners from Sacramento to Long Beach, we […]

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