#Youth activism

  • Article: Global Climate Strike Aims to Spur Transformative Change

    Global Climate Strike Aims to Spur Transformative Change

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 8, 2019

    “We, as a global society, are at a crossroads.” Read more

  • Article: David Attenborough Says His Generation ‘Has Done Terrible Things’ to the Environment

    David Attenborough Says His Generation ‘Has Done Terrible Things’ to the Environment

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 26, 2019

    But the efforts of outspoken youth activists are giving him hope. Read more

  • Article: How This Brave Ethiopian Teen Stopped Her Own Child Marriage

    How This Brave Ethiopian Teen Stopped Her Own Child Marriage

    By Leah Rodriguez|March 11, 2019

    “Know the law and your rights.” Read more

  • Article: Trump Tried to Stop These Teens Suing Over Climate Change. It Didn't Work.

    Trump Tried to Stop These Teens Suing Over Climate Change. It Didn't Work.

    By Joe McCarthy|July 23, 2018

    “The courts have the ability to make the other branches do their jobs when they are failing.” Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Kids Just Attended the First-Ever Ocean Plastic Bootcamp

    Hundreds of Kids Just Attended the First-Ever Ocean Plastic Bootcamp

    By Joe McCarthy|June 12, 2018

    A bootcamp to save the world. Read more

  • Article: These 3 Teens Figured Out a Brilliant Way to Recycle Styrofoam

    These 3 Teens Figured Out a Brilliant Way to Recycle Styrofoam

    By Joe McCarthy|June 7, 2018

    Styrofoam can take up to 500 years to break down. Read more

  • Article: 7 Tragedies That Inspired Young People to Take Action

    7 Tragedies That Inspired Young People to Take Action

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 20, 2018

    From police brutality to climate change to government corruption. Read more