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Is Healthcare A Right?

Student Voice

On October 1, the healthcare exchanges in the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, up to the general public for enrollment. The imminent implementation…read more

Government & CivicsHealth
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Undocumented Student Looks to DACA for Hope

Student Voice

Dani, a student at Pflugerville High School in Pflugerville, Texas, is one of the many undocumented immigrants who was brought to the U.S. illegally by…read more

Government & CivicsSocial Issues
Lesson Plan: Constitution Day: The 1965 Alabama Literacy Test

Constitution Still Resonates with Today’s Youth

Student Voice

By: Alyssa Goard, PBS NewsHour Extra WASHINGTON – In the meeting room for the Congressional Committee for Science and Technology, the 17 members of Plainfield…read more

Government & Civics
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Lessons on Democracy from the Philippines

Student Voice

On Election Day American voters checked a box with the name “Barack Obama”, “Mitt Romney” or a third part candidate, but they were not casting…read more

Government & CivicsWorldWorld & Geography
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Students Get New Perspective at RNC Breakfast

Student Voice

The PBS NewsHour hosted a newsmaker breakfast at the 2012 Republican National Convention that included a panel discussion with Republican leaders. The event was moderated…read more

Government & CivicsMedia Literacy

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