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...

Who Am I?

By Kid Reporter DONALD BERGER, age 12 PHOTO: Wikimedia Commons/Project Gutenberg I was born a slave in 1862 in Holly Springs, Mississippi. I helped start the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and fought for women’s rights. My activism...

Who am I?

PHOTO: Project Gutenberg/Public Domain By MAYA DAVIS, age 13 1. I was born July 16, 1862, to a family of former slaves. 2. My parents died from an illness when I was 16. To support my siblings, I became a teacher. 3. On May 4, 1884, I refused to move to a train car...