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Little Saigon Stories: Creating a New Space for City Heights

Media Arts Center and the AjA Project in San Diego teamed up to celebrate and honor the rich culture and stories of Vietnamese refugees and descendants living and working in … Continue reading

February 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Presidential Candidates On Health Care

“Throughout the decades, those running for president of the United States have had a variety of stances on healthcare.” Access Local TV’s Arabella Meza breaks down the approaches, and the … Continue reading

February 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Fight For On-Campus Abortion In California

Medication abortions aren’t available on California’s public university campuses, but pro-choice proponents are hoping that changes with a new bill, SB 24. Read the full story at YR Media.

February 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Why I’m Choosing Community College Over A UC

For the first time in 15 years, the number of freshman applicants for the UC system dropped.  YR Media’s Chris Weldon explains why he’s not applying for a four-year college. … Continue reading

February 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

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

Dan Guerrero’s ‘¡Gaytino!’ Filmed At East LA College

The one-man show created by 78-year-old Dan Guerrero, “!Gaytino! Made in America” is going to be available at university and college libraries after being filmed at East LA College. Boyle … Continue reading

February 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

Fashion Show Highlights Beauty of All 

The All Included Fashion Show in Richmond pushes back on Eurocentric beauty standards perpetuated by the fashion industry and mainstream media. Instead of elevating people who are skinny, white and … Continue reading

February 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

A Cabrillo High School Dreamer’s Poem

A poem dedicated to all the Dreamers and to all the people who support them, written by a Dreamer from Cabrillo High School. Watch the video at VoiceWaves.

February 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

Cops on Campus

Access Local TV’s Neighborhood News Correspondents chime in on the practice of having police officers on public school campuses. Listen to the podcast at Access Local TV.

February 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

Gov. Newsom’s Plan For Juvenile Justice

In Governor Gavin Newsom’s first few months, he’s focused on several initiatives that impact youth, from reforming the juvenile justice system to the appointment of California’s first Surgeon General. Read … Continue reading

February 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

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