"I always try to ensure that I’m raising the voices of others through my activism," says Paideia senior Emma Schwartz, "Rather than speaking on their behalf." Read on
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Wheeler High School junior Ashleigh Ewald shares an inspiring speech with her thoughts on immigration in America and how we should accept it. Read on
#YAR: VOX Investigates Kicks-Off the Youth Activism Revolution [VIDEO]
Welcome to the Youth Activism Revolution! This semester VOX Investigates will be highlighting teens who are making changes in their communities through activism. Check out some testimonies from our kick-off event where teens spoke about pressing issues that mean something to them. Stay tuned for more articles, videos, and podcasts about the Youth Activism Revolution.
SAVE THE DATE!
Sat. May 9, 2020, 12:30 pm at the Woodruff Arts Center
Come celebrate with us as we showcase the VOX Investigates: Youth Activism Revolution print edition and multimedia produced this semester. The event will also include poetry from Atlanta Word Works and teen performances from our partners at The Alliance Theater and Moving in the Spirit!
"Instead of waiting for change to occur, teens have been making change happen, through attending summits, educating themselves and creating safe spaces for the marginalized, outcasted and excluded," says VOX ATL's Lauren Ashe. Read on
VOX ATL's Tibria Jackson speaks on how too many unqualified teachers taking "safe" jobs are negatively impacting high school students. Read on
VOX ATL contributor Justin Heo visited The Drake House to speak with teens experiencing housing instability to find out how that impacts their education. Read on