Jobs for Homeless L.G.B.T.Q. Youth

New York City struggles to support L.G.B.T.Q. youth who are experiencing homelessness and unemployment. 

#homeless-persons, #new-york-city, #unemployment, #youth

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What I Learned When I Reopened My Middle School Yearbook

There’s no right way to come of age, especially for a child of immigrants.

#content-type-personal-profile, #documentary-films-and-programs, #education-k-12, #summer-season, #taiwan, #youth

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They Came to N.Y.C. for Acceptance. Now They Need Jobs.

A new city program for homeless L.G.B.T.Q. youth will offer job placement, education and mental health support to help them achieve career success.

#discrimination, #forney-ali-center, #homeless-persons, #homosexuality-and-bisexuality, #labor-and-jobs, #new-york-city, #transgender-and-transsexuals, #unemployment, #workplace-environment, #youth

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Some Children With Covid-Related Syndrome Develop Neurological Symptoms

New research found that half of young patients with the inflammatory condition, MIS-C, in a London hospital experienced confusion, hallucinations and other issues, in addition to physical symptoms.

#american-academy-of-neurology, #brain, #children-and-childhood, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #dr-omar-abdel-mannan, #great-ormond-street-hospital, #hallucinations, #jama-neurology-journal, #nerves-and-nervous-system, #pediatric-inflammatory-multisystem-syndrome-pims, #research, #university-college-london, #your-feed-science, #youth

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How I Time Travel to Parent My Adult Son

Once a year I record a brutally honest conversation for my little boy. Here’s why that’s psychologically healthy for both of us.

#audio-recordings-downloads-and-streaming, #families-and-family-life, #parenting, #storycorps, #youth

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Young Women Are Dropping Out of School and Work. Is Caregiving the Culprit?

While much of the economy is beginning to bounce back, young people — particularly young women — are living a different reality.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #families-and-family-life, #gender, #minorities, #unemployment, #united-states-economy, #women-and-girls, #youth

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France’s Outspoken Student Union Positions Itself at the Vanguard of Change

To its critics, the 114-year-old Unef is the incarnation of the American-inspired ideas that threaten France’s founding principles. Its leaders say it is the future.

#colleges-and-universities, #discrimination, #france, #luce-melanie-1966, #macron-emmanuel-1977, #minorities, #politics-and-government, #pougetoux-maryam, #race-and-ethnicity, #unef-national-union-of-students-of-france, #women-and-girls, #youth

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It’s Easy (and Legal) to Bet on Sports. Do Young Adults Know the Risks?

Americans wagered $13 billion on sports in 2019. With sports betting now legal in nearly half the states, experts fear the addiction danger is not being adequately addressed.

#addiction-psychology, #athletics-and-sports, #draftkings-inc, #fanduel-com, #fantasy-sports, #gambling, #men-and-boys, #ncaa-basketball-championships-men, #ncaa-basketball-championships-women, #united-states, #youth

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Teenage Brains Are More Vulnerable to Marijuana, Federal Data Suggests

Teenagers are more likely to get hooked on marijuana, stimulants and other recreational drugs than college-aged or older adults.

#addiction-psychology, #age-chronological, #alcohol-abuse, #cannabis-foods-and-products, #drug-abuse-and-traffic, #drugs-pharmaceuticals, #e-cigarettes, #marijuana, #sedatives, #teenagers-and-adolescence, #youth

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and America’s Most Liberal Generation

David Freedlander’s “The AOC Generation” offers a picture of a growing electorate that may be changing American politics forever.

#books-and-literature, #democratic-party, #democratic-socialists-of-america, #freedlander-david-journalist, #millennial-generation, #ocasio-cortez-alexandria, #the-aoc-generation-how-millennials-are-seizing-power-and-rewriting-the-rules-of-american-politics-book, #united-states-politics-and-government, #youth

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When Can Vaccinated People Date Again?

And other questions about post-vaccination life for younger adults.

#bars-and-nightclubs, #colleges-and-universities, #content-type-service, #dating-and-relationships, #parties-social, #summer-season, #vaccination-and-immunization, #youth

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How Crying on TikTok Sells Books

“BookTok” videos are starting to influence publishers and best-seller lists, and the verklempt readers behind them are just as surprised as everyone else.

#advertising-and-marketing, #book-trade-and-publishing, #books-and-literature, #lockhart-e, #miller-madeline-1978, #social-media, #song-of-achilles-book, #tiktok-bytedance, #video-recordings-downloads-and-streaming, #we-were-liars-book, #youth

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How Two Lonely Generations Are Helping Each Other Heal

Young adults and the elderly were especially isolated in the pandemic. There are efforts underway to help connect them.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #elderly, #loneliness, #psychology-and-psychologists, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #youth

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The Family Dog Is in Sync With Your Kids

Dogs orient and move in synchrony with family members, which may have implications for the emotional development of people and pets.

#animal-behavior, #animal-cognition, #animal-cognition-journal, #children-and-childhood, #dogs, #emotions, #exercise, #oregon-state-university, #pets, #research, #udell-monique-a-r, #youth

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‘I Have No Money for Food’: Among the Young, Hunger Is Rising

In France and across Europe, more students are facing food insecurity as the pandemic enters its second year, and job cuts in their families take a widening toll.

#colleges-and-universities, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #economic-conditions-and-trends, #food-aid, #food-banks-and-pantries, #food-insecurity, #france, #humanitarian-aid, #les-restaurants-du-coeur, #paris-france, #youth

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Moderna Begins Testing Its Covid Vaccine in Babies and Young Children.

The company plans to study healthy children ages six months through 11 years old in the U.S. and Canada.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #internal-essential, #moderna-inc, #research, #vaccination-and-immunization, #your-feed-healthcare, #youth

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Underage Marriage Set to Rise as Covid-19 Crushes Dreams

The pandemic has worsened economic distress and other factors that lead to such unions. Studies show a clear link between marrying early and dying young.

#birth-control-and-family-planning, #child-marriages, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #nepal, #pregnancy-and-childbirth, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #teenage-pregnancy, #third-world-and-developing-countries, #women-and-girls, #youth

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Senegal Erupts in Protests, With a Rape Charge Only the Spark

After a leading opposition figure, Ousmane Sonko, was accused of rape, demonstrators in one of West Africa’s most stable countries took to the streets to voice their grievances with the president.

#demonstrations-protests-and-riots, #sall-macky, #senegal, #sex-crimes, #youth

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American Accused of Killing Italian Officer Says He Acted in Self-Defense

Finnegan Elder, of San Francisco, told a Rome court that the officer did not identify himself and that he “panicked” and believed the officer would kill him.

#attacks-on-police, #cerciello-rega-mario, #elder-finnegan-lee, #hjorth-gabriel-christian-natale, #italy, #rome-italy, #youth

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Rapper’s Arrest Awakens Rage in Spanish Youth Chafing in Pandemic

Nearly two weeks of sometimes violent demonstrations have turned into a collective outcry from young adults who see bleak futures and precious time lost to lockdowns.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #demonstrations-protests-and-riots, #freedom-of-speech-and-expression, #hasel-pablo-1988, #juan-carlos-i-king-of-spain, #labor-and-jobs, #politics-and-government, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #rap-and-hip-hop, #youth

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An ‘Old Men’s Club’ Dominates Japan. The Young Just Put Them on Notice.

Change may come slowly in Japanese society, but social media has offered an outlet for a younger generation stifled by a rigid hierarchy.

#chinese-university-of-hong-kong-the, #japan, #mori-yoshiro, #workplace-environment, #youth

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The Outsized Influence of Teen T. Rex and Other Young Dinosaurs

A deep dive into dinosaur data suggests that teenage T. rexes and other juvenile carnivores shaped their ecosystems.

#children-and-childhood, #dinosaurs, #endangered-and-extinct-species, #paleontology, #research, #science-journal, #teenagers-and-adolescence, #your-feed-animals, #your-feed-science, #youth

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Covid-Linked Syndrome in Children Is Growing and Cases Are More Severe

The condition, which usually emerges several weeks after infection, is still rare, but can be dangerous. “A higher percentage of them are really critically ill,” one doctor said.

#braden-wilson, #children-and-childhood, #childrens-hospital-los-angeles, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #disease-rates, #heart, #hospitals, #multisystem-inflammatory-syndrome-in-children-mis-c, #your-feed-science, #youth

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3 Detectives Obtained a False Murder Confession. Was It One of Dozens?

Huwe Burton was wrongly convicted because of deceptive interrogation techniques. How many more cases were “solved” the same way?

#bronx-nyc, #crime-and-criminals, #cuomo-andrew-m, #drug-abuse-and-traffic, #false-arrests-convictions-and-imprisonments, #green-haven-correctional-facility, #interrogations, #murders-attempted-murders-and-homicides, #police-department-nyc, #witnesses, #youth

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Despair Deepens for Young People as Pandemic Drags On

Experts paint a grim picture of the struggle with lockdown isolation — a “mental health pandemic” that should be treated as seriously as containing the coronavirus.

#anxiety-and-stress, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #depression-mental, #loneliness, #mental-health-and-disorders, #psychology-and-psychologists, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #suicides-and-suicide-attempts, #youth

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Exploring Race and Resistance for Young Audiences

A Harriet Tubman monologue, an animated “Sit-In” and a toy theater short about medical inequity deliver useful messages through varied mediums.

#a-tribe-called-tubman-play, #alliance-theater, #black-people, #chicago-childrens-theater, #cleage-pearl, #diamonds-dream-play, #goodwin-idris, #henderson-jerrell-l, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #sit-in-play, #theater, #theaterworks-usa, #valdez-mark-theater-director, #youth

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Snapchat Wants You to Post. They’re Willing to Pay Millions.

Top performers are raking in cash as the company seeks to compete against TikTok and similar platforms.

#instagram-inc, #snap-inc, #social-media, #youth

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Why Is a Woman’s Body Always in Question?

“As a child, I thought that it was a bad thing to be born a woman, because that body clearly limited your liberties.”

#brazil, #documentary-films-and-programs, #elderly, #homosexuality-and-bisexuality, #menopause, #transgender-and-transsexuals, #vagina, #weight, #women-and-girls, #youth

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Therapists Are on TikTok. And How Does That Make You Feel?

Mental health professionals are going viral on the app, captivating an anxious generation.

#depression-mental, #mental-health-and-disorders, #social-media, #therapy-and-rehabilitation, #tiktok-bytedance, #video-recordings-downloads-and-streaming, #youth

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Catch a Fish in Paris. Post on Social Media. Release.

A new, younger generation of fishers is taking over the banks of the Seine, transforming a centuries-old tradition into an underground culture.

#canals, #fish-and-other-marine-life, #fishing-sport, #graffiti, #paris-france, #rivers, #seine-river-france, #social-media, #youth

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Foster Care Was Always Tough. Covid-19 Made It Tougher.

While some child welfare systems have pivoted to a remote reality, advocates say it hasn’t been uniform or quick enough for the country’s 400,000 foster kids.

#adoptions, #children-and-childhood, #foster-care, #parenting, #unemployment, #welfare-us, #youth

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Share Your College Essays

Class of 2025: It’s been a year like never before. How did you write about it?

#colleges-and-universities, #education, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #two-thousand-twenty, #youth

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Phone Calls, Texts and Tinder — Georgia Campaigns Court Young Voters

As vast resources and hundreds of millions of dollars have been pumped into Georgia for the Senate runoffs, few groups have been as vigorously pursued as the state’s young voters.

#biden-joseph-r-jr, #georgia, #loeffler-kelly-l, #perdue-david-a-jr, #presidential-election-of-2020, #race-and-ethnicity, #trump-donald-j, #voter-registration-and-requirements, #warnock-raphael-g, #youth

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U.K. Mourns the End of Erasmus Program in Wake of Brexit

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has vowed to replace the E.U.-wide Erasmus program with a national version, but former participants and university officials say the decision is shortsighted.

#european-union, #great-britain, #great-britain-withdrawal-from-eu-brexit, #international-relations, #international-study-and-teaching, #politics-and-government, #youth

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The Girl Scouts Accuse the Boy Scouts of Unfair Competition in Trademark Dispute

The use of the terms “scouts” and “scouting” in the recruitment of girls is a focus of a legal and public relations feud between the organizations.

#advertising-and-marketing, #boy-scouts, #girl-scouts, #suits-and-litigation-civil, #trademarks-and-trade-names, #women-and-girls, #youth

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Yonkers Car Crash: 5 Men Die as Car Splits in Half

A speeding driver collided with a car carrying four recent high school graduates from Yonkers, N.Y.

#traffic-accidents-and-safety, #yonkers-ny, #youth

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They’re Young, Unemployed and Facing Bleak Prospects

They worked low-paid jobs in restaurants, stores and theaters. Now they are filing for unemployment at twice the rate as before the pandemic.

#bronxworks, #brookings-institution, #center-for-new-york-city-affairs-at-the-new-school, #century-foundation, #childrens-village, #labor-and-jobs, #layoffs-and-job-reductions, #new-york-city, #seedco, #unemployment, #youth

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Yes, Young People Are Dying of Covid

New research shows that July may have been the deadliest month for young adults in modern American history.

#biden-joseph-r-jr, #black-people, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #deaths-fatalities, #minorities, #united-states, #youth

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D.C. Passes Bill to Give Young Offenders Chance at Reduced Sentences

Fueled by a debate over when the justice system should consider young people adults, the legislation would apply to those under 25 when they committed a crime who have served at least 15 years.

#bowser-muriel-e, #courts-and-the-judiciary, #crime-and-criminals, #justice-department, #juvenile-delinquency, #law-and-legislation, #mandatory-sentencing, #prisons-and-prisoners, #sentences-criminal, #washington-dc, #youth

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How Covid-19’s Social Effects Hurt Girls in Kenya

In Samburu County, economic and social strife from the pandemic is helping turn a generation of girls into commodities.

#child-marriages, #female-genital-mutilation, #kenya, #kenyatta-uhuru-muigai, #women-and-girls, #youth

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Why Some Young New Yorkers Carry Guns

Police struggling to stem a rising wave of shootings in New York City are confronting a deep-seated subculture that glorifies guns.

#brooklyn-nyc, #firearms, #gangs, #harrison-rodney-k, #men-and-boys, #police-department-nyc, #youth

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Biden and Kerry Must Address the Climate Emergency

There is no middle path when it comes to the climate emergency.

#alternative-and-renewable-energy, #global-warming, #green-new-deal, #greenhouse-gas-emissions, #wildfires, #youth

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Debbie Allen’s Technique? It’s All About Tough Love

The documentary “Dance Dreams: Hot Chocolate Nutcracker” shines a spotlight on Ms. Allen and her academy as it prepares for the holiday classic.

#allen-debbie, #bokelberg-oliver-1964, #content-type-personal-profile, #dance-dreams-hot-chocolate-nutcracker-movie, #dancing, #documentary-films-and-programs, #hot-chocolate-nutcracker-dance, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #youth

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‘I Forget About the World:’ Afghan Youth Find Escape in a Video Game

The game’s cultlike following in Afghanistan inhabits a real-life version of its violent virtual reality.

#afghanistan, #computer-and-video-games, #kabul-afghanistan, #pubg-video-game, #taliban, #terrorism, #violence-media-and-entertainment, #youth

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Election Night on TikTok: Anxiety, Analysis and Wishful Thinking

Their parents are watching cable news in the other room, but many younger people are gathering online for a more communal experience.

#presidential-election-of-2020, #tiktok-bytedance, #youth

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Student Voting Surges Despite Efforts to Suppress It

The coronavirus pandemic and new requirements in Republican-led states created voting obstacles for college students this year. Yet youth participation appears to be on the rise.

#absentee-voting, #colleges-and-universities, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #presidential-election-of-2020, #voter-registration-and-requirements, #voting-and-voters, #youth

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How to Do School When Motivation Has Gone Missing

Here’s what teenagers can do to equip themselves to move forward during this difficult and frustrating time.

#content-type-service, #education-k-12, #parenting, #teenagers-and-adolescence, #youth

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Young and Jobless in Europe: ‘It’s Been Desperate’

The pandemic-induced jobs crisis has fallen disproportionately on generation Covid-19, and the effects may be long lasting.

#careers-and-professions, #content-type-personal-profile, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #europe, #hiring-and-promotion, #internships, #labor-and-jobs, #layoffs-and-job-reductions, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #unemployment, #youth

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Footprints Mark a Toddler’s Perilous Prehistoric Journey

Mammoths and giant ground sloths roamed the same terrain that a young adult swiftly moved through while toting a young child.

#animal-behavior, #children-and-childhood, #feet, #fossils, #mammoths-animals, #new-mexico, #paleontology, #quaternary-science-reviews-journal, #research, #sloths-animals, #white-sands-national-park-new-mexico, #your-feed-science, #youth

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LeBron James on Black Voter Participation, Misinformation and Trump

In an interview, the recently crowned N.B.A. champion discussed the work of More Than a Vote, a collective of athletes trying to combat misinformation among Black communities before Election Day.

#black-lives-matter-movement, #black-people, #james-lebron, #more-than-a-vote, #presidential-election-of-2020, #rumors-and-misinformation, #voting-and-voters, #youth

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