Student Activists Fight Campus Racism

By TESS McGARVEY, age 10 A University of Guelph (Ontario, Canada) student prepares to protest in solidarity with black student activists at Mizzou. PHOTO: Sonali Patricia/Flickr Across North America, college students are protesting racism on campuses. A group called...

Occupy Summer School

By ADEDAYO PERKOVICH, age 11 Along with UAI Principal Kiri Soares, Cathy O’Neil, an Occupy activist, Barnard math professor and former hedge-fund analyst, helped to start Occupy Summer School. PHOTO: Mathematical Association of America/Flickr When you think of your...

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,...