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Advocates for Youth

Hope for Reproductive Justice

Fran Moreland Johns | Posted 05.12.2016 | Impact
Fran Moreland Johns

Let's hear it - one more time - for the Millennials. Especially the youngest Millennials, just now reaching or approaching voting age. A generation un...

Sparking Empowerment to End Campus Sexual Assault

Bridget Anshus | Posted 04.21.2016 | College
Bridget Anshus

In the end, I hope to empower others to stand up alongside survivors and against rape culture and sexual assault. I hope that I am contributing to eliminating the one in four and one in 16 statistics by helping to educate others and allow traditionally muted voices to be heard.

National Youth HIV and AIDS Awareness Day

Shane L. Windmeyer | Posted 04.08.2016 | Queer Voices
Shane L. Windmeyer

Now more than ever, it is is vital to the lives of young people to know how to prevent HIV, know their status as well as where to find treatment and support services. The statistics prove why.

Inside Out Of Silence, The Abortion Play Vying to Be the Next Vagina Monologues

Nikki Gloudeman | Posted 03.29.2015 | Women
Nikki Gloudeman

I caught up with Reticker-Flynn to discuss what's next for the production, how art is a powerful medium for social change--and why it's especially important to be pushing for a shift here and now.

Why Give? Gratitude and Giving for #GivingTuesday

Verneda White | Posted 01.31.2015 | Impact
Verneda White

I am grateful for this year's #GivingTuesday to coincide with World AIDS Day and to continue our workshops that teach children to value their own lives even when others do not. I am reminded of the valuable contribution and dedication of so many who work in the trenches across such organizations.

World Population Day: 18 Groups Taking Action

Danielle Nierenberg | Posted 09.08.2013 | Green
Danielle Nierenberg

Thursday, July 11th, is World Population Day. The United Nations estimates that global population will swell to 9 billion by the year 2050. Most of t...

Be There for Each Other

Will Neville-Rehbehn | Posted 01.30.2013 | Impact
Will Neville-Rehbehn

More than two decades after the HIV/AIDS crisis began, the Millennial generation has its own stories to tell about what the disease has meant to them.

Weekly Pulse: End-of-Life Counseling Returns, But Death Panels Still Nonsense

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Media Consortium

by Lindsay Beyerstein, Media Consortium blogger A proposed program to cover counseling sessions for seniors on end-of-life care has risen from the a...

Bush HHS Tries an End Run on Abstinence-Only Funding

Scott Swenson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Scott Swenson

Last week the Bush Administration issued a letter waiving the annual application process and review for the Title V Abstinence-Only State Grant Program.