Teenager’s Perspective on Police Shootings – Part 2

Teenager’s Perspective on Police Shootings – Part 2

Let’s continue exploring my perspective on the recent police shootings. In my opinion, I don’t see how a single police officer has found guilty or even arrested because these incidents. In the Alton Sterling case I don’t care what nobody says, he was not resisting arrest. The man was clearly already on the ground just confused […]

Youth Cry Out for Mentors at Summit

Youth Cry Out for Mentors at Summit

October 17, 2015 The need for more mentors was echoed several times at the Non-Violence Youth Summit at the R.I.S.E. Demonstration Center in Southeast DC. The 11-member panel ranging in age from 16 to 24 repeated this need several times in response to questions from moderator, and WPGC radio host, SunniAndTheCity. The Non-Violence Youth Summit […]

The Pope is here!

Pope Francis is very important to people that are Catholics, Christians, Baptist and many others. He is a man that God knows and a man that has respect and love. Schools were closed due to lots of traffic. Written by: NB 13 yrs old

My thoughts on my school

My thoughts on my school

I currently attend Kingsman Public Charter School, formerly known as Options Public Charter. I am an eleventh grader. Every morning, before entering the building, our bags are checked, we are wand and we have to take our shoes off. I feel like I’m going in to a jail and I personally think that’s outrageous and […]

My Experience with the DC Voice

My experience publishing for the DC Voice was great I got to learn new things, how to use certain tools, and got o express the way I felt on certain topics. It really was fun to do that because the way that I feel on a certain subject or matter might effect how someone else […]

Meaning of Dr. Ben Carson’s Statement

Meaning of Dr. Ben Carson’s Statement

Recently Dr. Ben Carson made a statement during his speech that “If people really knew the history of Margaret Sanger they would think differently about the organization.” Margaret Sanger is the founder of Planned Parenthood. She opened up the very first birth control clinic in the United States which eventually led to her arrest for […]

What’s Hot in African American News

What’s Hot in African American News

As we all know there have been a lot of controversial things going on in the African American community. There are places that post about this stuff but here are the things that are trending in the top African American newspapers and websites. Aframnews.com made a post about how the movie “Straight Outta Compton” exposing […]