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From Mobilizing Youth Voters to Developing Lifelong Civic Leaders

From Social Education. By: Jill Bass and Brian Brady | Issue: November/December, 2019 https://www.socialstudies.org/publications/socialeducation/november-december2019

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How civics inspires students to get involved

From District Administration. By: Matt Zalaznick | Issue: November/December, 2019 November 1, 2019 https://districtadministration.com/civic-education-curriculum-inspires-citizenship/  

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Mikva’s Robyn Lingo sits in on The Kojo Nnamdi Show: What Do Local Students Think Of National Politics?

From The Kojo Nnamdi Show. Produced by Margaret Barthel and Cydney Grannan | Posted: Tuesday, Nov 19 2019 • 9 p.m....

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Soapbox challenge – Marquette County students get & give civics lessons

From the Mining Journal. By LISA BOWERS | Posted: NOV 9, 2019 https://www.miningjournal.net/news/front-page-news/2019/11/soapbox-challenge/

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Mikva Youth Connect at Onsite College and Leadership Form

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Marquette Senior High School Soapbox Showcase

From the Fox UP. By Megan O’Connor | Posted: Fri 5:11 PM, Oct 25, 2019 | Updated: Fri 9:18 PM, Oct...

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A Road Map to Safer Streets: Addressing the Gun Violence Epidemic in D.C.

A research project undertaken by Mikva Challenge DC’s Elections in Action Youth Leadership Team Written by Amir Rashed BS and Rebecca...

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What Does It Mean To Be An Elections in Action Youth Leader?

By: Amana Seaton One of my favorite quotes to live by is by the late Gandhi, “The future depends on what...

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Our National Politicians Could Get a Civics Lesson From DC Students

By: Robyn Lingo Many of us are discouraged about the state of our democracy, tired of watching a never-ending saga of...

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Young People Get on their Soapbox in the Nation’s Capital

This past school year, 20,000+ young people delivered original Soapbox speeches on the most important issues facing their communities. Peers, teachers,...

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