Kids’ Climate Change Lawsuit Gets Its Day in Court

By Julia Bautista, age 13 A group of youth plaintiffs who are suing the federal government over the use of fossil fuels that have a harmful effect on the environment has finally been given a court date. The unprecedented climate change lawsuit, Juliana v. United...

States Fight Against Trump Leaving the Paris Climate Agreement

By Mireynna Hernandez, age 11 Thirteen U.S. states and Puerto Rico are opposing President Trump’s decision to leave the Paris Climate Agreement. “It’s hard to grasp the mortal danger that climate change represents,” California Governor Jerry Brown told the Los Angeles...

Countries React to U.S. Withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement

By Rida Ali, age 13 After President Trump’s decision to pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement in early June, countries around the world are disappointed because of the effect its withdrawal may have globally and economically. Citing Trump’s pullout, Turkey announced...
James Blake Stands Against Excessive Police Force

James Blake Stands Against Excessive Police Force

By Elijah Moore, age 11 In 2015, James Blake, a former professional tennis player, was standing outside of a New York City hotel when he was tackled by a police officer without provocation. The officer who tackled Blake was a white man named James Frascatore. He...