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May 16, 2013
Youth Voices: Caring Adults Steered Me to My Cause
Antonio Dominguez entered high school “disengaged and directionless,” as he puts it, but emerged as a community leader, and credits caring adults to ...
May 2, 2013
Bi-Annual Survey of Young Americans’ Attitudes toward Politics and Public Service
In its bi-annual survey, the
Harvard Institute of Politics
reveals that Millennials are becoming more entrenched in their political views. The ...
May 1, 2013
A Pessimistic Generation
For my generation, politics is broken. The results of the Harvard Institute of Politics spring 2013 poll of over 3,000 young Americans show a generation pessimistic ...
April 18, 2013
The Mobilizer’s Workbook is the second edition of the powerful youth organizing resource (formerly Mobilizer’s Guidebook) originally released in 2005. ...
April 18, 2013
PYC 101: The Campaign for a Presidential Youth Council
Grant takes you through the basics of the Presidential Youth Council idea and how you can get involved.
April 3, 2013
Video: Chicago "Youth Solutions Congress" Aim to Fix their City
In February 2013, over 400 Chicago youth convened to have their voices heard about Chicago's biggest issues -- and shared their solutions on how to create a ...
April 3, 2013
The 10 Ideas Series: Roosevelt Campus Network
The Roosevelt Institute | Campus Network is proud to announce
the release of the 2013 10 Ideas Series
, our premier annual publication featuring over ...
April 2, 2013
You Can't Build Peace with a Piece: April Action & More
Youth across the country are leading a movement for solutions to gun violence that work.
March 21, 2013
The Campaign to Create a Presidential Youth Council
The Presidential Youth Council, composed of young Americans ages 16 to 24, will advise the President on the perspectives of youth, offer suggestions on how to make ...
March 19, 2013
Miserable Conditions & Low Pay: I Couldn't Wait to Start this Job
Sarah Huff is one of The Corps Network 2013 Corpsmembers of the Year. She tells a powerful -- and humorous -- story of how a job of miserable conditions in a tough ...
March 11, 2013
13-Year Old Inspires New Mexico Senate
A 13-year old convinces his state Senate to support a Presidential Youth Council.
March 7, 2013
Beyond Awesome: Georgetown Student Runs For Newark City Council
A young man born into a high-risk environment runs for city council in his home city of Newark, New Jersey.
February 21, 2013
Triumph Over Tragedy: Corps Success Story
When Raghda escaped danger and tragedy in her home country of Iraq, she was in the U.S. with limited English and no sense of her future. Thanks to a San Diego Corps ...
January 14, 2013
The KIDS COUNT Infographic Challenge Editor's Choice: Amanda Rohrer
Meet the KIDS COUNT Infographic Challenge Info Champ winner!
January 13, 2013
We Need YOUth: Inaugural Video Project
Calling anyone under 24 to get involved with the CLC Children & Youth Inaugural Video project.
think President Obama and Congress ...
January 4, 2013
The Corps Network Corpsmember Success Stories
The Corps Network helps thousand of young people successfully improve the pathway of their lives to jobs and employment through service programs.
January 3, 2013
Students Spark a Food Recovery Movement on Campus
Ben Simon, the young founder of the Food Recovery Network, sparked a national movement for food recovery while a student at the University of Maryland.
December 13, 2012
VIDEO: Young Leaders Share Stories with Dept. of Education
A video highlighting the National Council of Young Leaders' meeting with Secretary of Education Arne Duncan in October 2012.
December 6, 2012
Elevating Youth Voices Through Youth Councils
The U.S. State Department engages with global youth councils and emphasizes the importance of the youth voice in policy.
December 4, 2012
Solving a National Crisis: Youth Employment and Opportunity
Youth unemployment is at the highest level since World War II. A Casey Foundation report looks at what we know and what works, and we break it down.
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