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Hope For Our Girls

The fight against women’s oppression recognizes that suppressing a girl is devastating, not just to her, but to her family and her nation. We hope the current administration will work to dismantle practices and norms that allow for widespread marginalization of (especially poor) women and girls.

Interview: Kodi Okebalama

In a world where almost anything goes, children need to have boundaries. It is upsetting to hear about poverty, violence, and illiteracy around the world, but I am most upset by cultures that indulge youth who idolize unnecessary behaviors.

Jamike’s Farm

Unemployment causes problems. Also, many people do not have the commitment or mental power to stand out in this environment. Young people should be reminded to focus on the right priorities — money isn’t everything.