"I'm educated by Baltimore City Public Schools and if we put more money into our education system we wouldn't have to be building this prison!"
Thousands of youth and students from countries across the globe will convene in South Africa Dec. 13-21, to participate in the 17th World Festival of Youth and Students.
The questions showed that young voters are less concerned with inside-the-beltway common knowledge and more concerned with questions that define what kind of a country we are inheriting.
Over the past four weeks there have been six known suicides by students who were bullied at their schools because they were gay or perceived to be gay.
The Obama administration has announced funding for comprehensive teen pregnancy prevention programs.
Despite what critics and polls are saying about young voters this election cycle, youth leaders say they are paying very close attention to what candidates are saying about the issues.
BOSTON - National Organization for Women President Terry O'Neill challenged feminist activists to block new attacks on Social Security and abortion rights, and elect women who will fight for women.
Today's younger generation is playing a tremendous role in advancing the struggle for peace, democratic rights; economies and social justice.
Promoting environmental sustainability in Baltimore is the dream of green community activist Jerome Alexander who initiated a tree planting project recently.
Despite record levels of unemployment, Black young people, since the election of President Barack Obama, have become optimistic about the future, according to a number of recent studies.