New America Media/Silicon Valley De-Bug, Video, Posted: Mar 08, 2013
San Jose officials plan to raze a homeless encampment of more than 100 people -- just one of dozens that have sprung up throughout the county.
New America Media, News Analysis, Posted: Mar 06, 2013
The artistic expressions of young Mexicans living along the border point to a near future that rejects the culture of cartel violence.
New America Media, Video, Posted: Mar 04, 2013
While young people's attitudes toward guns vary by region and gender, most agree they are at the root of fear and insecurity on the street.
Angry Asian Man, News Report, Posted: Feb 26, 2013
The Annihilator is a young Chinese prisoner, Ming, who undergoes a dangerous genetic procedure that gives him extraordinary abilities. And like any good hero, he uses those abilities to fight bad guys. Does that sound cool? They're working on a film version with producer Barry Josephson and a script by the guy wrote and directed The Bourne Legacy. Here's more about the character:
New America Media, Video, Posted: Feb 10, 2013
In January California released its action plan on homeless youth, a set of measures aimed at ending youth homelessness in the state.
EdSource, News Report, Posted: Feb 07, 2013
The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals plan may help 305,000 undocumented California youth remain in the U.S.—but not without education reforms.
New America Media, News Analysis, Posted: Feb 06, 2013
NAM editor and author Andrew Lam examines the online market for old homework on literature—like his stories—and reveals the true answer.
Loop21, News Report, Posted: Jan 30, 2013
424,000 children and young adults currently in the nation’s foster care systems are soon to age out of care upon reaching their 18th birthday.
Coachella Unincorporated / New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Jan 29, 2013
To outsiders, the Coachella Valley conjures fuzzy thoughts of concerts and country clubs -- but to others, it's the Valley of Deportation.
The kNOw Youth Media, Audio, Posted: Jan 26, 2013
As the federal government and states act to reduce gun violence, The kNOw Youth Media (Fresno) featured the voices of youth, speaking out on two California bills.
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