A historic number of America's youth – 2.5 million children – are homeless according to a report recently released by the National Center on Family Homelessness. These children, the report shows, are victims of a number of variables that contribute to homelessness including single motherhood, racial disparities and low household incomes.
Capone talks to AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL 3 director Darryl Roberts about the dangers of sexualizing our youth Read the full article on AICN Hey everyone. Capone in Chicago here. After not-so-much luck making a pair of indie comedies inShow More Summary
Having rather dramatically failed to quell the emotions of America's unemployed youth last night, as all across the nation, it appears Michael Brown's father's emotional outburst to "burn this bitch down" trumped the President's appeal that "protests should be peaceful," Obama is pivoting rapidly to another raging success - Immigration Reform. Show More Summary
America doesn’t care about Black youth. If you don’t believe Dr. Darron T. Smith about this, just look at the disparity in the funding of public education. - “America eats its babies. No matter what y’all think about me, I’m still your...Show More Summary
Youth of America, go take some C++ classes.
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1 Easily the best of the young adult series that have proliferated the marketplace since the Twilight movies singed movie screens, The Hunger Games films have actually managed to get better and more harrowing with...
America's worst pundit wants to build Keystone XL so we can impress the world and build character in wayward youths
Social experiments once again proving how horribly brainwashed America’s youth is by the liberal media: A Man named Ami Horowitz went out on the Campus of the University of California
Never has a time been more ripe for protest. Never has a generation seemed so ambivalent about it.
I just left a town hall meeting President Obama held with youth leaders. The people he met with -- students, social entrepreneurs, and business people -- were smart, engaged, and worldly.
With the Nike N7 Collection the brand presents its long-time commitment and mission to inspire and enable two million Native American and Aboriginal youth in North America to participate in sport and physical activity. In its seventh year… The post Nike Free Inneva Woven N7 appeared first on Highsnobiety.
Bill Maher ended his show tonight by railing against ageism, of all things, as "the last acceptable prejudice in America." He ranted about how youth-obsessed culture has now wormed its way into governance and older politicians are considered out-of-touch instead of maybe wiser than the younger ones.
At the MTV Video Music Awards last summer, Miley Cyrus made an attempt to bring youth homelessness in America to center stage by having a homeless man accept her award. Yet, even with the best of intentions, the stunt seemed to backfire...Show More Summary
Hope for America. Youth voters came out in huge numbers to support far left Barack Obama in 2008 and 2012. But, not last night. Hope not Dope Youth voters helped lift Republicans in a number of critical races. Generation Opportunity … Continue reading ?
Roughly 15% of U.S. youth aged 15 to 24 were not in school, a job or training in 2013, up from 12% in 2008—a bigger jump than many other wealthy countries, according to a recent UNICEF report.
I stood in the middle of a Hong Kong thoroughfare that was typically jammed with cars and trucks. For the past couple of weeks, this street had been taken over by a group of mostly Hong Kong youth. They were protesting the Chinese government's political control over this former British colony. Show More Summary
An offshoot of 'Occupy Wall Street' is taking the $1.2 trillion student loan bubble, debt servitude dilemma of America's youth into its own hands... bit by tiny bit. As The BBC reports, activist group 'Rolling Jubilee' wants to "liberate...Show More Summary
It's that time of year again! Rock the Vote is taking over the interwebs to deliver what they deem to be a very important message to America's youth: Lil John, Lena Dunham, Whoopi Goldberg, and the Kardashians -- all brilliant scholars in their own right -- want young people to vote. Show More Summary
Today marks the U.S. debut of “Queer Kids: Coming Out In America” — a collection of portraits of LGBT youth from across the country by New York–based photographer M. Sharkey. The exhibit, which will be on view through the beginning of January at the Stonewall National Museum in Fort Lauderdale,... More »
HOW’S THAT HOPEY-CHANGEY STUFF WORKIN’ OUT FOR YA? (CONT’D): The young and the disconnected: America’s youth unemployment problem. Note, though, that one thing making the featured protagonist in this story unemployable is a conviction for violating Washington, DC’s absurd gun law, a law which surely has a tremendous disparate impact on young minority males — […]