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Youth Culture

Youth media content from YO! Youth Outlook, YO! TV, Silicon Valley De-Bug, The Beat Within, Sprawl Magazine, SNAG (Seventh Native American Generation), Generation M, Roaddawgz and the California Council on Youth Relations - provides a window into youth culture. For more information on NAM's youth media content and projects, contact Kevin Weston at kweston [at] newamericamedia [dot] org.

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Giving Thanks During Hard Times

YO! Youth Outlook Multimedia, Commentaries: Various Authors // Audio: Malcolm Marshall and Donny Lumpkins // Video: Valerie Klinker, Nov 27, 2009

This Thanksgiving YO! asked young people what they were thankful for this year despite the hardships that have arisen in their lives.

Bay Area Artist Re-Invents Her Youth

YO! Youth Outlook Multimedia, Video, Eming Piansay, Nov 23, 2009

Bay Area artist Nikki Lau debuted her first ever art exhibit at the Medicine Agency in San Francisco where spectators watched her smash her living-room piata to pieces.

Murder of Gay Puerto Rican Teen Generates Talk of Equality

YO! Youth Outlook Multimedia, Commentary, Various authors, Nov 21, 2009

Last weekend in Puerto Rico, Jorge Steven Lopez Mercado, a 19-year-old gay teen was found decapitated, partially burned, and mutilated and left by the side of a road. Youth Outlook asked young people their reactions to the brutal murder.

Shot Up at the House of Soul

YO! Youth Outlook Multimedia, Audio, Alicia Marie and YO! Radio Crew, Nov 20, 2009

This week on YO!Radio -- Chris Brown still gets girls, The Frog Princess makes it to the big screen, and House of Soul concert gets shot up.

Rising Above the Hate in the City of Borders

YO! Youth Outlook Multimedia, Video, Eming Piansay, Nov 20, 2009

YO! caught up with the director of the documentary follows the lives of five Israeli and Palestinians who attend Jerusalem's only gay bar.

My Community is My Downfall

YO! Youth Outlook Multimedia, Video, Min Lee, Nov 18, 2009

One young woman tells her story of getting evicted from her home, searching for new housing, and her hopes of getting out of her violent neighborhood.

H1N1: Why I'm Willing To Get Vaccinated

YO! Youth Outlook Multimedia, Video, Commentary, Story: Tyrone Jones // Video: Valerie Klinker, Nov 18, 2009

After learning about how how widely H1N1 has spread, and how important it is to get vaccinated, I would consider getting the vaccine because the risk of contracting this disease is very high. Its not just a option; it should be an obligation to get vaccinated.

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Chinese Media Perspectives on Obama's Visit

New America Media, News report, Vivian Po , Nov 17, 2009

President Barack Obama met with a select group of 500 Chinese students from different colleges in Shanghai. But unlike news reports from their mainstream counterpart, Chinese ethnic media in the United States reported primarily on Obamas views on Taiwan-China relations.

Houseless, Not Homeless

YO! Youth Outlook Multimedia, Video, Min Lee, Gabrael Admasu, Augustine Lopez-Medina, Nov 15, 2009

One young mans tells his story of living on the street, and his time on probation that set him up for failure.

Undoing the Damage: S.F. Scraps Undocumented Youth Policy

YO! Youth Outlook Multimedia, Audio Video and Blog, Audio: Donny Lumpkins and Malcolm Marshall // Video: Liat Krawczyk // Blog: Alexi Drier , Nov 13, 2009

On November 10, the San Francisco Broad of Supervisors voted 8-3 to override the Mayor's veto on the legislation to amend the sanctuary city ordinance. This decision indicates that undocumented minors can no longer be directly turned over to the Immigrations Customs Enforcement (ICE) if arrested on a felony charge.

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