The Power of Language

Introduction by KATIE SCHLECHTER, IndyKids MURAL: 67Sueños is a migrant youth-run organization in the San Francisco Bay Area. Together with their community, they completed a 100 by 30 foot mural to tell the stories of migrant youth in the United States. The mural...

Transgender Students Battle for Their Rights

By OMAR HASSAN ALI-BADIA, age 10 California is the first state to pass a law that gives transgender students the right to get involved in all school activities and to choose the bathroom they want to use. PHOTO: jglsongs California is the first state to pass a law...

Connecting Worlds Through Photojournalism

By SAMUEL MARTINEZ, age 12 Through her work, DeCesare learned that gang violence is often both a symptom and a cause of the trauma that the young subjects of her photos had to deal with. PHOTO: Donna DeCesare Photojournalist Donna DeCesare’s newly released bilingual...

Seeking Justice for Renisha McBride

By ALEJANDRA PAULINO, age 12 In the days that followed the shooting of Renisha McBride, people in Detroit took to the streets in protest. PHOTO: All Voices On November 2, 2013, Renisha McBride, a 19-year-old African American woman, was killed by 54-year-old homeowner...