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    Undocumented America: What Lies Ahead

    Jun 29, 2016

    Miguel Garcia

    Youth Reporter Miguel Garcia reflects on the Supreme Court’s ruling about DACA and DAPA.
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    Undocumented America: What Lies Ahead

    Jun 29, 2016

    Miguel Garcia

    Youth Reporter Miguel Garcia reflects on the Supreme Court’s ruling about DACA and DAPA.
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    Playing Politics With People’s Lives

    Jun 28, 2016

    Randy Villegas

    Youth Reporter Randy Villegas comments on the “non-decision” in the U.S. Supreme Court that blocked President Obama’s proposed executive actions on immigration.
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    Playing Politics With People’s Lives

    Jun 28, 2016

    Randy Villegas

    Youth Reporter Randy Villegas comments on the “non-decision” in the U.S. Supreme Court that blocked President Obama’s proposed executive actions on immigration.
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    Proud and Frustrated - My First Experience as an Election Volunteer

    Jun 15, 2016

    Lola White

    As a 16-year-old high school student, my experience volunteering at my local polling station during the recent elections was a mixed bag. I felt proud doing my civic duty, but it was also really hard at times.
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    Proud and Frustrated - My First Experience as an Election Volunteer

    Jun 15, 2016

    Lola White

    As a 16-year-old high school student, my experience volunteering at my local polling station during the recent elections was a mixed bag. I felt proud doing my civic duty, but it was also really hard at times.
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    Kern County Sued for Violating Federal Voting Rights Act

    Apr 28, 2016

    Marcus Castro

    One of the nation’s leading civil rights organizations has filed a lawsuit against Kern County for violating the 1965 Federal Voting Rights Act.
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    Kern County Sued for Violating Federal Voting Rights Act

    Apr 28, 2016

    Marcus Castro

    One of the nation’s leading civil rights organizations has filed a lawsuit against Kern County for violating the 1965 Federal Voting Rights Act.
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    ‘Berniechella’ Attracts Hundreds to Coachella

    Apr 22, 2016

    Paulina Rojas

    On Thursday night, the normally quiet streets of Old Town Coachella buzzed with energy during the Bernie Sanders for President Block Party, also known as Berniechella. The block party featured art, live music, DJ sets, food and a beer garden.
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    ‘Berniechella’ Attracts Hundreds to Coachella

    Apr 22, 2016

    Paulina Rojas

    On Thursday night, the normally quiet streets of Old Town Coachella buzzed with energy during the Bernie Sanders for President Block Party, also known as Berniechella. The block party featured art, live music, DJ sets, food and a beer garden.
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    Fresno City Youth Commission Will Bring ‘Fresh Ideas’

    Apr 22, 2016

    Lauren Baker

    The Fresno City Council recently awarded a contract and approved funding for the new Fresno Youth Commission program, which would allow teens and young adults to take an active role in the decision-making process on issues affecting the city.
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    Fresno City Youth Commission Will Bring ‘Fresh Ideas’

    Apr 22, 2016

    Lauren Baker

    The Fresno City Council recently awarded a contract and approved funding for the new Fresno Youth Commission program, which would allow teens and young adults to take an active role in the decision-making process on issues affecting the city.
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    Iowa Blog: First Time Flyers and Snow

    Jan 15, 2016

    Naomi Carrion and Karla Martinez

    Coachella Uninc. youth reporters Karla Martinez and Naomi Carrion share stories of their trip to Iowa to join groups of students from Los Angeles, Chicago and Washington D.C. as part a program that works to empower young people to participate in the political process.
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    Iowa Blog: First Time Flyers and Snow

    Jan 15, 2016

    Naomi Carrion and Karla Martinez

    Coachella Uninc. youth reporters Karla Martinez and Naomi Carrion share stories of their trip to Iowa to join groups of students from Los Angeles, Chicago and Washington D.C. as part a program that works to empower young people to participate in the political process.
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    Why Young Latinos in Rural California Support Sanders

    Jan 13, 2016

    Olivia Rodriguez

    Recent poll numbers suggest Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is giving his rival Hillary Clinton a run for her money. In California’s predominantly Spanish speaking Eastern Coachella Valley, younger Latinos are responding to Sanders’ message, upending the narrative that his appeal does not extend beyond white voters.
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    Why Young Latinos in Rural California Support Sanders

    Jan 13, 2016

    Olivia Rodriguez

    Recent poll numbers suggest Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is giving his rival Hillary Clinton a run for her money. In California’s predominantly Spanish speaking Eastern Coachella Valley, younger Latinos are responding to Sanders’ message, upending the narrative that his appeal does not extend beyond white voters.
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    Should Schools Be Allowed to Keep Redskin Mascots?

    Sep 22, 2015

    We’Ced Youth Media Reporters

    The California Racial Mascot Act would ban the use of “Redskin” as a school mascot name. Youth reporters ask, is a mascot just a mascot?
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    Should Schools Be Allowed to Keep Redskin Mascots?

    Sep 22, 2015

    We’Ced Youth Media Reporters

    The California Racial Mascot Act would ban the use of “Redskin” as a school mascot name. Youth reporters ask, is a mascot just a mascot?
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    Refusing to Remain Silent on Racial Profiling

    Sep 21, 2015

    Claudia Gonzalez

    As a mother to a Latina daughter, I cannot let her live in a world where people get killed because of the color of their skin. I do not want her to live in fear knowing that a police officer can take her life for no reason at all.
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    Refusing to Remain Silent on Racial Profiling

    Sep 21, 2015

    Claudia Gonzalez

    As a mother to a Latina daughter, I cannot let her live in a world where people get killed because of the color of their skin. I do not want her to live in fear knowing that a police officer can take her life for no reason at all.
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    National Night Out Brings Richmond Police, Community Together

    Aug 07, 2015

    Ann Bassette

    Hundreds of Richmond residents came together to join communities around the country in celebrating National Night Out — a program that promotes neighborhood spirit and better police-community relations.
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    National Night Out Brings Richmond Police, Community Together

    Aug 07, 2015

    Ann Bassette

    Hundreds of Richmond residents came together to join communities around the country in celebrating National Night Out — a program that promotes neighborhood spirit and better police-community relations.
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