Educator explains what it means to be transgender


As a transgender boy growing up in rural Maine, Alex Myers had to fight for visibility; today, he travels around the country educating students on the transgender community. Continue reading

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These student whistleblowers spoke up to prevent a shooting


When high school student Matt Garrett sat at a lunch table with a classmate who began describing detailed plans for a violent attack, he knew he had to speak up. Continue reading

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Shipwreck kills 900 migrants fleeing to Europe


Hundreds of people are feared dead after a migrant boat capsized while traveling from North Africa to Europe. Continue reading

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Five years later, what were the effects of the BP oil spill?


Five years after a massive oil spill off the coast of Louisiana, the area is still grappling with the consequences. Continue reading

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Teens sue Oregon to stop climate change


The plaintiffs claim that the government is responsible for protecting the atmosphere under the Public Trust Doctrine. Continue reading

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