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Student Truth Sheds Light in 2022 Voices Competition

May 10, 2022 0

“I think a lot of kids our age are just bombarded by all the negativity, all the hard and horrible things that are happening,” said Peer Prize winner Ruby Kolik of SCPA. “I wanted to offer something positive… to show that good things are happening.”

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Congrats to You, Class of ’22!

April 29, 2022 3

They say “The tassle’s worth the hassle,” but dang… for this year’s graduating seniors, teens who’ve been living with COVID-19 since they were sophomores, the […]

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!

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— Franklin D. Roosevelt

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2022 Student Voices Competition

The 2022 Democracy & Me Student Voices Competition

Thanks to everyone who submitted entries in this year's contest! We'll announce the results here in April.

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Freedom Friends Book Club

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Our Student Spotlight

Just For Kids: Democracy 101

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.