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 history, Ruben Diaz, 16, created original drawings to pair with the backstories of these pioneers. See all the figures who are being honored this month […]Read More Black History Built America
The kNOw has a new group of reporters! Meet these young people and discover where they plan to focus their reporting in 2019! Read more at The kNOw.Read More Meet The 2019 Spring Cohort!
Youth media reporters captured the faces, slogans, signs, and expressions of Fresnans who gathered on July 9 for a Black Lives Matter demonstration. Protesters marched from Fresno to Clovis with a common purpose to draw attention to police brutality. See the photographs at The Know.Read More #BlackLivesMatter in Fresno
Mice and mold. No heat, no hot water, no smoke detectors. Unresponsive landlords. These are the conditions that have driven Fresnans to speak out about bad and illegal housing conditions in the city, where almost one third of all residents live below the poverty line. “If you don’t have any money, they feel they can […]Read More The slum lords of Fresno
Parks and the space they provide for freewheeling play were important to Patrick Antunez’s childhood in Fresno. But as he aged, the parks did too. A recent national rating system ranked Fresno’s parks near the bottom of a list of the country’s biggest cities. “While residents have ideas about how to solve the problem, they […]Read More Give young people a say in Fresno’s parks