More YA Activism Resources...

Here are some more good resources for progressive teens...


National Youth Advocacy Coalition
A good advocacy site for GBLT youth

DNC Young Americans
for those teen Democrats...

Teen Voices Online Magazine
a good place for teen girls to express their opinions on current issues (thanks, (R)adym!)

another good online forum for teens to voice their opinions on

Unicef Voices of Youth
great website with lots of thought provoking articles and suggestions on how teens can help our world

Youth Activism Project
an information clearinghouse with resources and a good list of organizations that promote youth activism

New York Times Learning Network
includes lesson plans for teachers to discuss current events in the news

Taking it Global
a Canadian organization with a global perspective- this is a great website!


Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center
- this Gale Group database is available at many local libraries, and gives sound information on both sides of many current issues

Student Resource Center - Junior
-another Gale database that provides easy access to biographies, essays, critical analyses, and magazine and newspaper articles

AP Photo Archive
-Associated Press photos from the 1840s to the present. A great place to find political images and visuals of current events.


Hey Kidz! Buy This Book
A Radical Primer on Corporate and Governmental Propaganda and Artistic Activism for Short People

By Anne Elizabeth Moore, Illustrated by Megan Kelso
(thanks, Melissa!)

The Global Activist's Manual: Local Ways to Change the World
-by Mike Prokosch and Laura Raymond

GLBTQ: The Survival Guide for Queer and Questioning Teens
- by Kelly Huegel

Freedom's Children: Young Civil Rights Activists Tell Their Own Stories
-by Ellen Levine