Lead Story

‘Salam, I Come in Peace’: Muslims Stand Up Against Islamophobia

Activist Aber Kawas with the Arab American Association of New York talks about her work advocating for her community amidst a culture of Islamophobia.


Nation & World

Hunger Strike in Chicago»

Twelve members of the Coalition to Revitalize Dyett High School launched a 34-day hunger strike to save one public school in Chicago, Illinois.

Culture & Activism

Kid Reporter Marianne Nacanaynay Interviews Jeana Lindo on Elegant Black Ladies, Photography and Racism»

Jeana Lindo, photography student at Parsons School of Design, ​released a book called Elegant Black Ladies that artfully challenges stereotypes of black women in photography.

Science & the Environment

Poop Power!»

Can poop be used to generate energy?!


Getting Wild With the Golden Eagle»

The golden eagle is a highly protected wild bird and a cousin of the U.S. national animal, the bald eagle.


South African Students Protest for Affordable Education»

Following weeks of protests, the demands of South African student activists were met when South African President Jacob Zuma agreed to stop raising fees at public universities.