The Freedom Riders were activists who made invaluable contributions to the progress of the civil rights movement in America by sitting illegally in segregated public transport.
Posts Tagged: Politics
Italian Partisans, WWII
Resistenza partigiana, Partisan Resistance, were pro-Allied Italians during WWII.
Don’t Ask My Name (It’s Ri Sol-Ju)
You know Kim Jong Il? You know his son, Kim Jong Un?
Malala Yousafzai, In Struggle
“Sometimes I imagine I’m going along and the Taliban stop me.
Three teens, Emma Axelrod, Elena Tsemberis and Sammi Siegel recently launched a successful campaign to have a female moderator for the 2012 presidential debates.
Shocking Pink was a feminist zine put out by a collective of young women in London.
Dolly Freed wrote Possum Living : How To Live Well Without A Job And With (Almost) No Money at the age of 18 with only a 7th grade education.
The Conservative Teen
The Conservative Teen is a magazine that seems at first glance like a snarky spoof by liberal comedians, but is actually a 100% serious publication run by mostly middle-aged dudes.
Dull, downer modernist book covers about adolescent social issues, primarily focused on the UK.
Children On Trial
Jack Lee’s 1946 film, Children On Trial follows the rehabilitation of two young delinquents and their successful pass through the British justice system.