Posts Tagged as "youth voice"

Students Protest By Walking Out Of School To Join March

May 23, 2017 / By
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By Phoenix Hailing

On the morning of May 1, I sat anxiously in my seat waiting every passing second seeming eternal.

Youth Commentary: Sexual Assault Needs To Be Taken More Seriously

May 20, 2017 / By
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‘My body, my choice, you will never silence my voice’

By Cassidy Sheppard

Did you know that in our nation, every 98 seconds someone is sexually assaulted, and 9 out of 10 of those victims are female?

Speech Calls for Youth to Rise Up

May 17, 2017 / By
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By Phoenix Hailing, Photo by Kody Stoebig

Editor’s Note: Phoenix Hailing of Highland High School, 18, gave this speech at the “Day of Resistance” community march and rally held on May 1 at Mill Creek Linear Park in downtown Bakersfield.