Posts Tagged ‘youth’

Massive Child Sex Ring Busted at State Youth Facility—Hundreds of Kids Tortured and Raped

(Support Free Thought) – Concord, NH — According to a recent investigation by the state of New Hampshire’s attorney general’s office, a state-run youth detention center has been ground zero for an utterly horrifying child torture and sex abuse ring spanning the course of decades. According to officials and a recent lawsuit, hundreds of victims have come […]

Indigenous youth take to DC streets with demands to #ShutDownDAPL and #StopLine3

A group of Indigenous youth activists rallied in the nation’s capital on Thursday to demand President Joe Biden reject fossil fuel pipelines including Line 3 and the Dakota Access Pipeline. “We came to D.C. to give the fossil fuel snake back to the U.S. We don’t want the pipelines you snaked through our communities without […]

Revolutionary Freedom Fighters and Their Message for Youth

One of the most persistent messages being conveyed to youth is to contribute in meaningful and useful ways to the larger welfare and progress of the nation and society. However in order to be truly effective these messages need to be supported by what has been said by those persons for whom they have very […]

Postcards Collection – Hitler Youth with Gliders

Some nice postcards from the Third Reich featuring boys and young men with their gliders. via NS Europa. Share now! Source 00 Hits: 0

Joe Biden Prioritizes Migrant Youth ‘Educational Services’ as Many U.S. Children Are Shut Out of Classrooms

President Joe Biden’s administration is focused on “educational services” for migrant youth arriving at the United States-Mexico border even as millions of American children remain shut out of the classroom due to lockdowns. In a press briefing on Tuesday, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said the administration is working to “ensure” that Unaccompanied Alien […]

Youth group calls out Muslim leader’s antisemitism, leads to resignation

Die Falken (The Falcons), a socialist youth organization in Germany, has called out Mustafa Keskin, chairman of the Turkish-Islamic Union for Religious Affairs, an influential Islamic organization in the country, for antisemitic posts and online activity, leading to his resignation, the Algemeiner reported.Keskin has denied the accusations, claiming that his criticisms are solely against the […]

Health Care For Trans Youth Is Under Attack In The UK

Above photo: Protestors head through Whitehall as the second ever Trans Pride march takes place on September 12, 2020, in London, England. Guy Smallman/Getty Images.  And It’s Impacting the US. Fourteen years ago, Susan Evans left her job as a psychiatric nurse at the UK’s Tavistock GIDS clinic (the Gender Identity Development Service for child and adolescent […]

Jewish Youth in Spain Urge Madrid University to Expel Neo-Nazi Activist Who Delivered Antisemitic Rant at Far Right Rally

Antisemitic graffiti at the Jewish cemetery in Hoyo de Manzanares, near Madrid. Photo: Twitter. Jewish students in Spain this week demanded the expulsion from a Madrid university of a neo-Nazi activist who delivered a viciously antisemitic speech at a rally earlier this month. The Federation of Jewish Youth in Spain (FEJJE), supported by the European […]

Indigenous Youth Demand End To Trans Mountain Insurance

By Katie Hyslop, The Tyee. February 21, 2021 Above photo: ‘We hope that all the insurers will drop out of insuring the TMX pipeline, and that it will fall through as it is not an economically viable or environmentally viable project.’ Katie Hyslop. Two recent Vancouver protests call on companies to ‘stop insuring genocide.’ A […]

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei: Role of youth in national development is obvious

TEHRAN – In a message to the 55th meeting of the Union of Islamic Students Associations in Europe on Saturday, Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei stressed the growing role of the youth in scientific progress in Iran after victory of the 1979 Islamic Revolution. Ayatollah Khamenei said the role of the […]

Black Lives Matter spurs youth to learn about 3-day Dutch strike against Nazis

Eighty years ago, the Netherlands became the first and only Nazi-occupied country to organize a nation-wide strike to protest the persecution of its Jewish citizens. The so-called “February Strike” was the first large-scale public protest against Germany’s assault on Europe. Remembrance of the event has evolved over the decades from a narrative of Dutch resistance […]

Youth climate activists will not stop fighting their climate case – even after 9th Circuit Court second rejection

The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals just rejected, for the second time, a lawsuit arguing the federal government is accountable for fueling the climate crisis.  According to EcoWatch, the litigants claim the government is responsible for maintaining an energy system that causes global heating, and that in doing so the government has violated the […]

Stop Stifling Democracy! Enter Into Dialogue With Youth To Secure India’s Future

A group of prominent people, including artists, environmental and social activists, parents, teachers, professionals, adivasis, dalits and farmers, today spoke out against  the illegal and disproportionate response of the government in targeting young activists, including Disha Ravi, and the government’s intent to criminalise dissent. At a press conference organised today, Kavita Srivastava, Nagraj Adve, Ram […]

Wrongly Jailed Queens Youth Organized Own Defense From Prison

Above photo: Prakash and supporters in front of Queens Criminal Court Feb. 10. Gabriela Silva. Free Prakash Churaman! On Feb. 10, now 21-year-old Prakash Churaman of Queens, New York, stood on the steps of Queens Criminal Court addressing a crowd of supporters just before his latest trial. He spoke confidently into the mic: “I’m ready […]

Youth, neo-Nazi group leader, becomes UK’s youngest terrorism offender

A boy who headed a neo-Nazi group and carried out his first offense aged just 13 was spared jail on Monday after becoming the youngest person in Britain to be convicted of terrorism offenses. The teenager, now 16, who told police he had just wanted to look cool, pleaded guilty to two counts of disseminating […]

New report shows persistent racial and ethnic disparities in youth incarcerations

A new report from The Sentencing Project reveals persistent racism in the juvenile justice system. While youth incarceration has dropped by almost half over the last decade, Black and American Indian youth are more likely to be incarcerated than white youth. Black youth are fives times more likely to be incarcerated, while American Indian youth […]

Ronson Family Foundation helps renovate Kfar Silver youth village

The youth village of Kfar Silver, which serves as an educational institution for hundreds of youths that come from difficult family backgrounds, has received $11 million in a four-year donation model from The Gerald and Gail Ronson Family Foundation.Founded in the 1950’s, the village is located in an area close to the city of Ashkelon, […]

Youth climate movement demands immediate action after ’empty promises,’ announces next global strike

Image Credit: Lorie Shaull/Flickr/cc Fridays for Future, the youth-led global group inspired by Swedish campaigner Greta Thunberg, announced Wednesday that its next international day of climate strikes will occur on March 19 of this year with a demand for “immediate, concrete, and ambitious action” directed at world leaders who have in recent years talked seriously […]

Meet the ‘Abraham Accords Youth Forum’, peacemakers of the future

Tevel, StandWithUs’s Israeli high school leadership program, held the first meeting of the “Abraham Accords Youth Forum” on Tuesday. The forum involves  a series of virtual meetings in which Israeli youth meet with their counterparts from countries that Israel has signed peace agreements in the past year, such as the UAE, and soon, other Gulf […]

Suspect in NYC bomb hoax is a former Jewish youth group officer

The chief suspect in a New York City bomb hoax is a 22-year-old far-right activist who once served as a leader of a Jewish youth group. Louis Shenker, who surrendered to police on Tuesday, according to NBC News, was a BBYO regional vice president five years ago while in high school. Campus provocations in recent […]

Native Youth Provide For Community And Elders During Covid Pandemic

Above photo: Last Real Indians. 2020 has been a year of many trials across Indian Country. Across our many Nations, rural, city and everywhere in between, we are all coping with the catastrophic effects of the COVID-19 virus. We have missed gatherings, ceremonies, and the everyday celebrations as part of quarantine and to keep those […]

Rabbis call for external inquiry into death of youth killed during police chase

Browse > Home / News / Rabbis call for external inquiry into death of youth killed during police chase December 28, 2020 by Aryeh Savir – TPS Read on for article Dozens of Israeli rabbis, including city rabbis and heads of yeshivot from across the spectrum, called on Minister of Internal Security Amir Ohana to establish […]

Youth Movement Summer Camps are on…subsidies available!

December 9, 2020 by J-Wire Newsdesk Read on for article The Australian Zionist Youth Council has announced summer camps will be going ahead. A youth movement summer camp is one of the most highly anticipated events in the annual calendar. Participants are surrounded by friends and memories are made to last a lifetime. Summer camps […]

Power of Youth LA Kicks Off Hanukkah with Maccabee Drive Thru Experience

Rabbi JJ and Frumie Duchman, founders of the non-profit the Power of Youth LA (POY), know that Hanukkah tends to be an afterthought during the holiday season. This year, the couple —who are also Youth Directors at Young Israel of Century City— thought it would be the perfect time to give the Jewish holiday a […]

Pastor Encourages Churches to Reach Out to At-Risk Youth in Hopes of Curbing Gun Violence

 DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — Within 24 hours on Saturday, three people were shot in three different incidents.  … “There are so many young men that are hurting,” said Sylvester Williams, pastor of the Assembly at Durham Christian Center. Williams said he is encouraging other churches in Durham to reach out to the young folks […]

Ethiopia says Tigray youth group killed 600 civilians in Nov 9 attack

A Tigrayan youth group stabbed, strangled, and bludgeoned to death at least 600 civilians with the collusion of local security forces during a massacre in the town of Mai Kadra, the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission said on Tuesday.The Nov. 9 attack was aimed at residents of non-Tigrayan origin, said the state-appointed commission. Reuters was not […]

Nigerian Government Revealing Its True Character In Response To Youth Protests

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. November 16, 2020 Youth protests against police violence in Nigeria, the #EndSARS movement, gained international attention with solidarity protests around the world. To understand those protests and the context of the political, economic and social environment in Nigeria, I speak with Comrade Abiodun Aremu, the general secretary of the […]

Peru’s Youth Have Mobilized In Indignation

Above photo: Leftist presidential candidate Veronika Mendoza participates in a protest in Cusco. November 11, 2020. @Vero_Mendoza_F. Interview with Veronika Mendoza. Leader of the ‘New Peru Movement’ party and the only leftist presidential candidate, explained what’s behind the current unrest.  In an interview with Nodal, Veronika Mendoza, leader of the ‘New Peru Movement’ party and […]

Golden Youth: The Pre-Raphaelite Visions of Thomas Cooper Gotch

Self-Portrait (c.1890) by Thomas Cooper Gotch (1854-1931) The artist I am bringing about this time is no other than Thomas Cooper Gotch a.k.a. T.C. Gotch (1854-1931) who became an international success during his lifetime as he travelled to many countries like Austria, Australia, South Africa, Italy and Denmark, places where he has work on display […]

How the youth climate movement is influencing the green recovery from COVID-19

Image credit: Aaron Cynic/NationofChange The idea of a green recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic is gaining traction around the world. The UK recently pledged to invest £350 million to cut emissions from heavy industry. South Korea promised to create 1.9 million jobs by developing green technologies. China presented a plan to become carbon neutral before […]

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