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Caption: Hieu Phan wearing one of his 60 pairs of Nike's Jordan shoes., Credit: Credit Courtesy of Hieu Phan
Hieu Phan, 18, is a “sneakerhead” – he collects shoes that are rare and have trading value.

  • Added: Aug 04, 2015
  • Length: 04:34
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Youth leadership development is growing strong in Rwanda. The image of desperate young African migrants reaching the shores of Europe always makes ...

  • Added: Jul 31, 2015
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: http://www.interfaithtour.com
Since terrorists attacked the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo and a Jewish grocery store in Paris earlier this year, issues of religious toleranc...

  • Added: Jul 19, 2015
  • Length: 06:36
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A young South African entrepreneur carries everything he needs to screen movies right in his backpack: a projector, speakers, a laptop and a tablet...

  • Added: Jul 19, 2015
  • Length: 03:17
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They call themselves 'Khumbula' and invented a new chic fashion style to show that young people in Africa are confident and capable. A young urban ...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio

  • Added: Jul 08, 2015
  • Length: 03:44
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Hratch Sepetjian stands in front of his class on a typical day. He gets frustrated when his students do not take the Armenian lessons seriously., Credit: Andy Vasoyan
A century after Armenians fled genocide in 1915, language teacher Hratch Sepetjian is fighting to keep their dialect – Western Armenian – alive in ...

  • Added: Jul 01, 2015
  • Length: 04:09
Caption: Oakland High School
It’s 8:08am, the Friday before spring break, and under other circumstances Kathleen Byrnes would already be at work. “We would be in our classroom...

  • Added: Jul 01, 2015
  • Length: 08:26
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Raising awareness and funds in Germany to help the Sosolya Undugu Dance Academy, 16 year old student, Lena Glemser, spent several years campaigning...

  • Added: Jun 28, 2015
  • Length: 03:59
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On the evening of April 16 Youth Media Project held a live radio broadcast at Warehouse 21 in Santa Fe, New Mexico during Youth X Youth Fest 2015. ...

  • Added: Jun 19, 2015
  • Length: 27:54
Caption: Refugiados (Refugees), 2013 by Camordino Mustafá Jethá (São Damanso, Maputo, Mozambique) , Credit: Photo by Laura Marcus Green, courtesy of the Museum of International Folk Art
Students from the alternative education and positive youth development program ¡YouthWorks! share their perspective on immigration through intervie...

  • Added: Jun 19, 2015
  • Length: 27:55
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Typically turning 18 has also meant aging out of the system. So no more reimbursements to subsidize care. Studies show foster youth lacking financi...

  • Added: Jun 15, 2015
  • Length: 09:29
Caption: Nicole Rocke and daughter., Credit: Leticia Miranda
Nicole Rocke is one of about half of girls in foster care who become pregnant by the time they’re 19. Like many of them, she longed for the kind of...

Bought by WAMC

  • Added: Jun 15, 2015
  • Length: 08:20
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Nicole Rocke and daughter., Credit: Leticia Miranda
This show takes a look at issues within the foster care system in the U.S. from the high rate of teen pregnancy to the alarming use of psychiatric ...

Bought by WRIR

  • Added: Jun 12, 2015
  • Length: :59
  • Purchases: 1
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Complaining worked in Serbia, one young man got creative and filed more than 11,000 complaints to make his city better. As a result of Filip Vuksa'...

Bought by Accessible Media Inc. and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio

  • Added: Jun 07, 2015
  • Length: 04:10
  • Purchases: 2
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Teenager Max Gay interviews his classmates about their version of the American Dream. Turns out the new generation doesn't want a white picket fenc...

  • Added: Jun 05, 2015
  • Length: 05:05
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Some researchers suggest that loneliness can be lethal in that it can have significant physical and emotional effects. When is a loner personality...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, WNIJ, WEKU, and KUOW

  • Added: Jun 01, 2015
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 4
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Shoppers in Falmouth, Massachusetts discuss what they might say to any of the vast numbers of young people leaving Cape Cod for better opportunitie...

  • Added: May 29, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
Caption: Brain illustration , Credit: The Popular Science Monthly, 1894
The early days of neuroscience relied on tragedy to strike before doctors could peek inside the brains of humans. Today advanced technology helps s...

  • Added: May 28, 2015
  • Length: 43:39
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Saying the Pledge of Allegiance is optional in Maine schools, but Lily SanGiovanni says not all of her classmates know that for sure.

  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 06:40
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A food truck in NYC serves more than just lunch - it’s giving formerly incarcerated youth a fresh start. Earning paychecks and getting work experie...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, Accessible Media Inc., WAMC, KPIP-LP and more

  • Added: May 24, 2015
  • Length: 06:10
  • Purchases: 6
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Nteff Alain, who is 22 years old, founded the Gifted Mom Project, an e-content platform for pregnant women in rural areas, to help them have safe p...

  • Added: May 17, 2015
  • Length: 02:49
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Nigeria has one of the highest rates of cancer deaths in the world. One of the biggest problems is the lack of knowledge about the disease, the Wor...

  • Added: May 10, 2015
  • Length: 06:03
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They are supposed to mold and inspire minds, but that may some argue that will be difficult while 80% are white.

  • Added: Apr 29, 2015
  • Length: 04:41
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Gary Roustan fights homophobia by visiting school classes in Paris, he’s the first gay person some of the students have met. As the president of an...

  • Added: Apr 25, 2015
  • Length: 04:40
Caption: Syracuse University Passover in the Carrier Dome Breaks Their Record with 530 People in Attendance
Hillel at Syracuse University shows us how easy it just may be to set a Guinness World Record and be remembered by the world.

  • Added: Apr 23, 2015
  • Length: 02:33