The Student Debt Crisis At an All Time High

The Student Debt Crisis At an All Time High

By Omolara Falebita, age 11, and IndyKids Staff   In 2018 the amount of student debt in the U.S came to $1.4 trillion dollars, up from about $671 billion at the beginning of 2008. This is in part thanks to the Great Recession. After the recession, there was a...

The Power of Student Protest

By YUUKI REAL, age 15, SADIE PRICE-ELLIOTT, age 13, and AMIA MCDONALD, age 11 Introduction by DANIELLE ARCHIBALD, IndyKids Staff University of Michigan students march in Ann Arbor to protest the Vietnam War in September 1969. PHOTO: Wystan/Flickr When people protest,...