40th Anniversary of A People’s History of the United States

40th Anniversary of A People’s History of the United States

By Michael Warman Hirschfield, age 12 Next year is the 40th anniversary of Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States. Zinn, an activist, historian and professor, is celebrated for raising awareness of the oppressed. He highlighted the stories of people...
Mni Wiconi, Water Is Life. Why I Stand Up for Native Rights

Mni Wiconi, Water Is Life. Why I Stand Up for Native Rights

By Aslan Tudor age 12 years old Aslan is the author of two books, Young Water Protectors and Young Native Activist. He is a citizen of the Lipan Apache Tribe of Texas. When we arrived at the Oceti Sakowin camp, there were thousands of tents and tipis set up in front...
President Trump Was Impeached. What Does That Mean?

President Trump Was Impeached. What Does That Mean?

By Juan Cortes, age 10 and Indykids Staff UPDATED December 19 2019 First up, it’s important to know that Congress, which is made up of members elected to represent the people, is comprised of two levels of government: the House of Representatives (also known as the...