From NPR

'I'm Willing To Fight For America': 5 Student Activists On Protesting For Change

Ayesha Chaudhry (from Mason, Ohio - with megaphone) currently featured in our Student Spotlight and Democracy & Z podcast, leading chants at a BLM demonstration.

COVID-19 closed schools all over the world. But students are still taking the lead in the Black Lives Matter protests. So we ask student activists how they're organizing during the pandemic.


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.

Democracy & Me Blog

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.~Martin Luther King Jr.

Introducing Democracy & Z

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

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2020 Student Voices Competition

Student Voices Competition

Student Voices Honored in Democracy & Me Competition

We are very proud to present the winners, finalists and notable participants in the 2020 Student Voices Competition.

Thanks to everyone who sent us essays, artwork, and media.

Caps Off, Masks On!

Caps Off, Masks On!

Class of 2020

WVXU's Cincinnati Edition provided students from Mason, Beechwood, Holmes, and Bellevue high schools a broadcast alternative to giving their speeches at graduation.

You can listen here.

We'll keep sharing speeches as we receive them, through this graduation season.

Our Student Spotlight