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Song Keeps Náhuatl Alive

Náhuatl, which was once the most widely-spoken language in Mexico, is slowly disappearing as new generations don’t learn and practice it. To combat this erasure of indigenous culture, activists in … Continue reading

November 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

What Do Boys Learn About Sex and Emotional Intimacy?

After Brett Kavanaugh was successfully appointed to the Supreme Court, YR Media reporter Valencia White sat down with author Peggy Orenstein to talk about how boys’ sexual and emotional education … Continue reading

November 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

Youth Vote

In this episode of the AccessLocal.TV podcast, a group of young people discuss the importance of the youth vote, especially in light of the midterm elections. “It feels like a … Continue reading

November 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Dan Guerrero Returns to His Eastside Roots in ‘Gaytino!’”

Performer, educator, and activist Dan Guerrero returns to East Los Angeles this November to perform his critically-acclaimed show “Gaytino! Made in America.” The show addresses Guerrero’s identity as both a … Continue reading

November 15, 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

Clean Slate Day Offers a Chance at a Fresh Start

For many people with any sort of criminal record, an infraction like a DUI or failure to pay child support can result in mountainous barriers that limit their abilities to … Continue reading

November 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

CSUS Students Learn How to be a Better Ally

California State University, Sacramento recently held a workshop called “How to be a Better Ally,” in which students discussed how to support transgender individuals and the transgender community as a … Continue reading

November 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

Scenes From a Midterm Election in Richmond

On Election Day 2018, Richmond Pulse reporters snapped photos at election sites across the city. Everyone from candidates to poll workers to voters gave their opinions on the voting process … Continue reading

November 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

In the 661

In this video, youth reporter Janell Gore sits down with Edgar Aguilar, a representative of Dignity Health. The pair discuss “public charge,” a new proposal that could impact many families … Continue reading

November 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

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