Youth Radio

Type: Organization
Name: Youth Radio
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

'Ello' Aims For A Return To Ad-Free Social Networking

Vermont is known for its green pastures, farmsteads and roads free of billboards. The founders of the new social network Ello live in the state, and they want to bring Vermont-like serenity to the Internet."We set out to prove that a social network will ... [Published WUKY - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Oakland Drops Beats music festival joins growing music scene in Downtown Oakland

Amid the dwindling music scene in San Francisco, with longtime music venues such as Red Devil Lounge and Cafe Du Nord closing its doors and renovating and existing venues being threatened with noise complaints, the influx of the Bay Area's music scene ... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Ground Zero Youth Radio BENEFEST!

Event DescriptionKGZR BENEFEST!GET FUNKYGET ROCKIN'GET INDIEGET AWESOME!!!Come be a part of building YOUR youth driven community radio station! We need your help. KGZR-LP is a non-commercial youth driven community radio station. We have cleared all of ... [Published SantaFe.com - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

For The Love Of Cello

(martin lester/Flickr)A study published this month in the Journal of Neuroscience looks at free music programs aimed at at-risk kids, and finds that studying music improves performance in the human brain.Youth Radio’s Scott Lau went through a similar ... [Published Here & Now - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Bids invited to take local radio into late 2020s

Licence applications are being invited to take local commercial radio into the late 2020s.Ofcom wants interested parties to apply for 12-year FM licences which will expire on various dates in 2027.In the raft of areas to be covered are Helensburgh, Kingston-upon-Thames, ... [Published Hold The Front Page - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Why we should listen to the youth fury from Ferguson

by Myles BessMinutes after arriving in St. Louis, Mo., to report on the events in Ferguson, I bumped into Cephus “Uncle Bobby” Johnson. He’s the uncle of Oscar Grant – the young man who was shot and killed by a BART police officer in 2009.With him was ... [Published San Francisco Bay View - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

JUAN BIG IDEA: North Luzon Edition

As we wrapped up our first Chapter event in Naga, we’re going north of the country to get a hold of the budding marketers in this region. Next stop, PAMPANGA! It is with so much zeal that the Philippine Junior Marketing Association is officially inviting ... [Published ClickTheCity - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

UYR’s Thabile visits Merlewood Primary

The team motivated and inspired pupils who were being raised in ‘fatherless’ homes.30 August 2014 08:00Be the first to commentPupils (from left) Angel Solwandle, Asiphe Khuboni, Mbalenhle Cele, Anica Mbalighontsi and Tracey Niemack were delighted to discover ... [Published South Coast Herald - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

On Ferguson's Streets, Echoes Of Another Fatal Shooting

Myles Bess, a reporter and producer with Youth Radio, has been reporting in Ferguson, Mo., where Michael Brown was shot by a police officer on Aug. 9. Bess lives in Oakland, Calif., and in 2009, he lived through the aftermath of the police shooting of ... [Published KUNC 91.5 FM - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Drummond: Youth Radio teaches young journalists to code

A woman's son is dead but she must still pay thousands of dollars in fees stemming from his incarceration. Teens on house arrest get billed on average $15 per day for their GPS monitoring anklet. Juvenile offenders face huge restitution payments that ... [Published Inside Bay Area - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Tough Talks Involved In Growing Up Biracial, As Remembered By Son And Dad

Audio for this story from All Things Considered will be available at approximately 7:00 p.m. Gerald Gray talks with his son Jarabi, who is deputy director of Youth Radio, about the first time they discussed their racial differences. Gerald is white, his ... [Published Austin American Statesman - Aug 26 2014]
Entities: Youth Radio
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Photo Gallery: Outside the Funeral of Michael Brown

Photo Credits: Brett Myers/Youth RadioYouth Radio reporters are on assignment in Ferguson, Missouri this week, looking into the impact the shooting death of Michael Brown has had on the young people of the community.This series of photos was taken outside ... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 25 2014]

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"Some of my friends are jumping in to say 'You're all still here?' as if it's Monday morning, and people are still in their living room from a Sunday night party" he says. Chan says Ello probably won't be fun for him until it picks up traction with more friends and offers different features
"If you order such a huge amount of restitution to a young person who has no ability to pay it, how meaningful is that as a consequence?” said Chan. “Is that really an effective way for the young person to be rehabilitated, and is that really beneficial to victims?"
"I tell you, it touched at the center of my emotions," Johnson says. "This is the Ferguson that I know. This is the Ferguson that I love, and it's good to see it back."
"We started out wanting to make apps for the community," says Asha Richardson, a 2013 Mills College graduate and the manager of the Innovation Lab. "But now we've decided to take data to tell stories or make up apps that collect data to tell more informed stories."

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'Ello' Aims For A Return To Ad-Free Social Netw... [Published WUKY - Oct 01 2014]
Oakland Drops Beats music festival joins growin... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 26 2014]
Ground Zero Youth Radio BENEFEST! [Published SantaFe.com - Sep 26 2014]
Segregation’s Long Shadow [Published Dissent Magazine - Sep 22 2014]
Double Charged: Does paying back victims cost k... [Published Marketplace - Sep 19 2014]
For The Love Of Cello [Published Here & Now - Sep 19 2014]
Bids invited to take local radio into late 2020s [Published Hold The Front Page - Sep 15 2014]
Why we should listen to the youth fury from Fer... [Published San Francisco Bay View - Sep 12 2014]
JUAN BIG IDEA: North Luzon Edition [Published ClickTheCity - Sep 04 2014]
UYR’s Thabile visits Merlewood Primary [Published South Coast Herald - Aug 30 2014]
On Ferguson's Streets, Echoes Of Another Fatal ... [Published KUNC 91.5 FM - Aug 29 2014]
Ferguson's Protests Fade, But Locals Wonder Abo... [Published NPR - Aug 29 2014]
Drummond: Youth Radio teaches young journalists... [Published Inside Bay Area - Aug 28 2014]
We Must Hear More from Ferguson's Mothers [Published Womens Enews - Aug 27 2014]
The voices from Ferguson [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Aug 27 2014]
Tough Talks Involved In Growing Up Biracial, As... [Published Austin American Statesman - Aug 26 2014]
The Good And Bad Memes In #Ferguson Race Conver... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 25 2014]
Photo Gallery: Outside the Funeral of Michael B... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 25 2014]
Celebrating the potent potential of young peopl... [Published Lead SA - Jun 15 2014]
Teens take STEM reporting to the airwaves [Published PBS - Feb 28 2014]
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