American Voices
Georgia Lawmaker Arrested Amid Protest To Count Every Vote In Governor Race
State Sen. Nikema Williams said she just wanted her constituents' voices to be heard.
Nov 13 10:34PM Black Voices

John Mayer Reveals Why He Gave Up Drinking After Drake's Birthday Party
I made quite a fool of myself," the now-sober singer confessed.
Nov 13 10:17PM Black Voices

Retired Firefighter Sentenced For Shooting At Black Teen Who Sought Directions
Jeffrey Zeigler will serve four to 10 years in prison for the April shooting outside his Michigan home.
Nov 13 10:16PM Black Voices

Chrissy Teigen And John Legend Break Down In Tears Talking About Their Love
The couple shared an emotional onstage moment at the Glamour Women of the Year Awards.
Nov 13 7:34PM Black Voices

Lorde Suggests Kanye West Copied Her Floating Stage Design
Both stars appear to use the same stage designer, and West was first with a floating set.
Nov 13 5:18PM Black Voices

Celebrating Our Time Together at #NCDD2018!
Wow! We can barely believe its been a week since we all parted ways at #NCDD2018! The 8th National Conference on Dialogue and Deliberation convened hundreds of innovators and practitioners in dialogue, deliberation, civic engagement, and more. It was an incredible time to come together, see old friends and make new ones, learn from each other and find ways in which we can conspire moving forward. Lots of gratitude is in store for those who helped make #NCDD2018 the dynamic event that it was! An []
Nov 13 1:00PM

Search For Missing Teen Hania Aguilar 'More Urgent By The Minute': FBI
Someone forced the 13-year-old into a vehicle outside her home last week, authorities said.
Nov 12 7:53PM Latino Voices

Large Grant Available for Dialogues on Experience of War
This Veterans Day, we have deep gratitude to those individuals who have served our country and honor the freedom they provided because of their service and sacrifice. Which is why we were eager to share this funding opportunity with NCDDers, especially those who served the military, about a $100K grant available (but is also due soon)! The National Endowment for the Humanities is offering up to $100,000 to support discussion programs designed to reach veterans and active military on the experience of war. The application []
Nov 12 1:00PM

11 Gifts For Tween Boys And Girls That Are Age Actually Appropriate
Gift ideas for tween girls and boys 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12 years old.
Nov 11 10:41PM Teen World

Young People Are Terrified By All The Shootings. But They're Not Surprised.
Young people are so used to gun violence that they were all but ready for a shooting in Thousand Oaks.
Nov 9 11:00PM Teen World

Diego Luna Reprising 'Rogue One' Character In New 'Star Wars' TV Series
The actor will return to the role of Cassian Andor on a show for Disney's new streaming network.
Nov 9 1:15AM Latino Voices

Immigrant Children Are Being Detained For Months. Their Families Decided To Sue.
Lawyers say that due to the Trump's administration's recent crackdown on sponsors, children are languishing in detention for egregious amounts of time.
Nov 8 7:59PM Latino Voices

Appeals Court Rules Against Donald Trump On DACA Program
The court said the Trump administration must continue the program, which protects hundreds of thousands of Dreamers from deportation.
Nov 8 6:38PM Latino Voices

Opportunity for Students to Join Youth Collaboratory by 11/13
In case you missed it, Citizen University is accepting applications until this Tuesday for their 2019 Youth Collaboratory cohort! The Youth Collaboratory is an exciting opportunity for 24 high school sophomores and juniors, passionate about civic engagement, to join this year-long program to strengthen civic literacy and network with civic leaders. Applications are due November 13th so make sure to share with your networks and submit applications by this coming Tuesday. You can read more about the Youth Collaboratory and how to apply in the []
Nov 8 1:00PM

Trump Boots Jeff Sessions, Architect Of His Cherished Immigration Crackdown
The ousted attorney general was the face of the push to separate families at the border, end DACA and restrict asylum.
Nov 7 11:00PM Latino Voices

Why I Got Breast Augmentation At 19, And Why My Parents Paid For It
It was shortly after my graduation that my mother approached me about breast augmentation surgery.
Nov 6 1:30PM Teen World

15 Noncommittal Gifts To Give The Person You Just Started Dating
New relationship gift ideas that are still casual.
Nov 2 5:51PM Teen World

#NCDD2018 is Here!
Today is the day! #NCDD2018 is finally here and we couldnt be more excited!! As our fantastic D&D community convenes, we look forward to a jam-packed weekend filled with inspiring speakers, an exciting variety of great workshops, the hottest efforts in civic engagement, and so much more! This weekend will be a great opportunity to connect with hundreds of folks passionate about dialogue, deliberation, and public engagement work! Connect with movers and shakers in the field as we explore how to further strengthen our capacity []
Nov 2 11:00AM

Discover All the Great Offerings at #NCDD2018!
#NCDD2018 is almost here! Just another day until our pre-conference sessions kick off on Thursday and we couldnt be more excited to start seeing folks again! In order to really get the most out of #NCDD2018 we encourage you to check out the extra offerings at the conference, in addition to our inspiring speakers, over 60 workshops, and 30+ presenters at the D&D Showcase. The full conference schedule is on the NCDD blog and make sure you check out the interactive, digital version hosted by []
Oct 31 12:00PM

A 'Clueless' Remake Is In Development And People Are Totally Buggin'
Fans on Twitter are torn on whether they want a remake of the '90s teen classic.
Oct 26 4:55PM Teen World