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#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

Organizing Tomorrow, Today: the Youth Vote Sets to Change American Politics (Opinion)

In anticipation of the 2018 midterm elections on November 6, organizations across the country galvanized youth voters to show up at the poll booths. In this opinion piece, Seun Babalola … Continue reading

November 7, 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

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