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National Poetry Month Weigh in

April 30, 2020 / By
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As National Poetry Month comes to a close, read below submissions from We ‘Ced youth.   If you could write a poem to COVID, what would you want to tell it? 

Walk for Violence

April 22, 2020 / By

  The city of Merced’s Annual Walk for Violence, run by Gloria Aguirre, mother of Benito Aguirre Jr.,

My weekend at a Queer and Trans Youth Summit

May 10, 2019 / By

The Queer & Trans Youth Leadership Summit (QT Summit) is a 3-day youth leadership development opportunity for LGBTQIA+ youth ages fifteen to nineteen.

Evolve

May 8, 2019 / By

Youth reporter Steven Rice's poem on race and overcoming adversities.

The Activist for Change: A Profile on Vajra Watson

May 8, 2019 / By

Upon the life and history of Dr. Vajra Watson, one word comes into play: a hustler.