Meet Risa Padilla, 18, from Oakland. Risa has asthma, severe allergies, and a rare condition called AMPS (amplified musculoskeletal pain syndrome). AMPS is an abnormal pain reflex. Even a mild pain signal can be extremely painful.
The latest jobs report numbers are out–and for teens the news is: keepin’ steady.
Like many queer youth, I’ve been on the verge of tears since Trump was elected. But instead of crying, these days, I reach for a tube of liquid eyeliner.
Young people are often thought of as the healthy ones, but healthcare matters to us too. Obviously!
Rather than requiring you to go back to school in order to understand what’s up with Trump’s education plan, we’re breaking down some of the concepts in order to keep the big picture in focus.
In this week’s podcast, Maya Cueva travels to McAllen, Texas in the Rio Grande Valley, to learn about what the only abortion clinic in the entire 1800 square mile region means for the community and activists on both sides of the abortion debate.
Surely we, the left who champion various social justice issues and advocate for the equality of all human beings, must be on the side of right.
I hate to break it to us but it appears that the so called “side of right” seems to be in the wrong.
In the podcast this week, we tackle the state of transgender rights. Where do we stand? What has changed? And how do young people feel about it?
Mercedes Soto, 32, is praying outside Whole Woman’s Health, in McAllen, Texas. It’s the last remaining abortion clinic in the…