The assault at Spring Valley High is representative of the U.S.'s disturbing habit of criminalizing black and Latino children.
Ending Perkins loans would block the path to college for hundreds of thousands of students.
An IPS and Community Cinema [DC] preview screening that follows the struggle and triumph three remarkable homeless teens and explores the broader plight within the larger issues of poverty, race, juvenile justice, immigration, foster care, and LGBTQ rights.
Congo Week film screening and presentation about humanitarian aid and development in the Congo from a local perspective.
For me, the Affordable Care Act means that when I graduate from college, I won't have to take a job that I hate to get the health care that I need.
In the District of Columbia, youth face particular challenges as disparities in resources and risks vary drastically in just a matter of miles.
On the very day that student loan debt reached the $1-trillion mark, Senate Republicans blocked a vote to extend the 3.4-percent interest rate on student loans for another year.
DC youth between the ages of 16 to 19 are in crisis. They are experiencing unemployment levels 2.3 times the national average.
Prisoners, some as young as 13, are being brutalized in facilities owned by private companies that exist solely to turn a profit.
Today's graduates must change the world if they don't want to wind up flipping burgers.