Youth Radio

Type: Organization
Name: Youth Radio
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 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

We Must Hear More from Ferguson's Mothers

Lesley McSpadden (left), Michael Brown's mother, onstage at the St. Louis Peace Fest this week, the day before burying her son. Credit: Brett Myers/ Youth Radio on Flickr, under Creative Commons(WOMENSENEWS)-- The view of the protests following the shooting ... [Published Womens Enews - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

The voices from Ferguson

Minutes after arriving in St. Louis to report on Michael Brown 's funeral, 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 Ron Davis , wearing ... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Aug 27 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]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

The Good And Bad Memes In #Ferguson Race Conversations

By Rafael JohnsA friend of mine launched a depressing conversation recently, and asked me how much I think he is worth. When I asked for clarification, he pointed to a candy bar and said, "Like, am I worth as much as a candy bar? Or am I worth a Play ... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 25 2014]

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..."Eighteen years old, he's about to go to college — and isn't that what we teach our kids to do?" he says. "Three weeks ago, [Brown] had dreams. Now he's in the ground."
"Each one of these steps leads to a career path" says Lissa Soep, senior producer and research director for Youth Radio. And not necessarily in journalism...
...When I asked for clarification, he pointed to a candy bar and said, "Like, am I worth as much as a candy bar? Or am I worth a Play Station? What would it take for killing me to be excusable?"

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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]
As Kids Head To Campus, Parents Broach The Risk... [Published NPR - Aug 19 2014]
Teens And Mall Culture: The Fading Love Affair? [Published KNAU - Aug 19 2014]
Oakland rally protests shooting [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Aug 16 2014]
Oakland rally protests Ferguson shooting [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Aug 16 2014]
Q & A: Minors Crossing The Border Don't Always ... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 15 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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