WVXU Student Internships: We welcome our new Freedom Friends!

WVXU Student Internships

This month the United States of America begins a new chapter, with a new leadership team—and the same goes here at Democracy & Me. Congratulations and welcome to our spring semester interns, eleven outstanding area students with a passion for public media, politics, and making positive change in the world. You'll hear more about them, and see a lot more from them, in the weeks to come.

Democracy & Me Blog

A New Team Takes Over

January 20, 2021 0

This week the United States of America begins a new chapter, with a new leadership team—and the same goes here at Democracy & Me. Congratulations […]

Student reflections on #MLKDay2021

January 15, 2021 0

This year’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day will be… different. For all kinds of reasons. Here’s a roundup of Cincinnati-area observations set for this Monday, […]

The Party of Law and Order

January 7, 2021 0

Commentary by Jean R. Pateman, Democracy & Me intern They stood outside of the Capitol and screamed “Our country!” and “You’re supposed to work for […]

Cincinnati Public Radio Launches Internship Program Through Democracy & Me

These paid positions are made possible by support from the Charles H. Dater Foundation, so please join us in thanking them and congratulating our inaugural class!

The most important political office is that of the private citizen.

— Louis Brandeis

Listen Up!

Democracy & Z Democracy & Z is a student podcast, developed in collaboration with our friends at Elementz.

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Introducing The Freedom Friends Book Club

Freedom Friends Book Club

If you’ve been meaning to read more, and more widely, during the pandemic, you’re in luck - The Freedom Friends Book Club will launch in January

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What Does Justice Look Like?

What Does Justice Look Like?

Speak out TODAY and share the vision you’re protesting for.

WVXU’s Democracy & Me program, in partnership with Elementz, invites young people to make your voices heard, now.

Watch their video responses here.

NPR Student Podcast Challenge

NPR Student Podcast Challenge

NPR is inviting students around the country to create a podcast, then - with the help of a teacher - compete for a chance to win our grand prize and have your work appear on NPR.

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Our Student Spotlight

Just For Kids: Democracy 101