Who am I?

Who am I?

Tseday Williams, age 9, and Cristen Baldwin, age 9   I was an activist who began my advocacy work in 2014. I advocated for police reform, focusing on reducing the amount of excessive force by police officers during an arrest. I began my advocacy work after my...

Black Lives Matter

By ALEJANDRA PAULINO, age 13 Protesters in Madison, WI, in March 2015. Since initial demonstrations in August 2014, at least 837 Black Lives Matter protests have taken place around the country. PHOTO: Light Brigading/Flickr On November 22, 2014, 12-year-old Tamir Rice...

Protesters Demand Justice for Eric Garner and Michael Brown

By EVANGELINE COMEAU-KIRSCHNER, age 9 PHOTO: Kathryn Schlechter Massive protests erupted in New York City and nationwide after a grand jury’s decision not to indict (formally accuse) police officer Daniel Pantaleo in the chokehold death of Eric Garner, a black man in...