Who Am I?

By Indykids Staff Clue #1: At 35 years old, I was the youngest person to ever receive the Nobel Peace Prize. Clue #2: Seven days after my assassination, Congress passed the Federal Fair Housing Act, which was something I petitioned for in my lifetime. Clue #3: I spoke...

The Mystery Of The Secret Agent

By Amanda Vender President Bush worked hard to make the American public afraid of Iraq. He told us that Iraq had dangerous weapons and that Iraq might attack the U.S. Bush told us that Iraq’s president, Saddam Hussein, tried to get these dangerous weapons from the...

National Briefs

By Indykids Staff That’s Some Nose! Depending on the conditions, dogs can sometimes pick up a scent from a half mile away. Scientists say that man’s best friend might even be able to detect cancer – by smelling it! With their exceptionally sensitive noses, dogs...

Students Counter-Recruit

By Jacob Levich With more than 2,000 U.S. soldiers dead in Iraq, many families have decided that military service is a dangerous career move. Enlistments are dropping. That’s why the U.S. Army spent $290 million this year on advertising that targets kids,...

NYC Elections

By Edwin Mayorga One part of participating in a democracy means understanding elections. Tuesday, November 8, 2005 was Election Day in New York City and across the United States. For the people of New York City most of the focus was on electing a mayor. The two...