racialized youth

January 16, 2017
This video was produced by DaNia Henry. HERE'S HOW THE CREATORS DESCRIBE THIS VIDEO:This is a recap of one of three Forward Promise webinars created to address issues that affects boys and young men of color. This video focuses on improving high school graduation rates and career opportunities for young men of color.
January 16, 2017
This video was produced by TEDx Talks. HERE'S HOW THE CREATORS DESCRIBE THIS VIDEO:Professor Victor Rios' 2011 book, Punished: Policing the Lives of Black and Latino Boys (NYU Press), analyzes how juvenile crime policies and criminalization affect the everyday lives of urban youth. He has published on juvenile justice, masculinity, and race and crime in scholarly journals such as The Annals of the Academy of Political and Social Sciences, Latino Studies, and Critical Criminology. In 2011 Professor Rios received the Harold J. Plous award at UCSB and In 2010 he received the Chancellor's Award...
January 15, 2017
This toolkit was developed by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. HERE'S HOW THE AUTHORS DESCRIBE THIS TOOLKIT:Our research examined the impact that different messaging and storytelling strategies can have on garnering support for programs that support young men of color. Through focus groups and online surveys administered to adults from diverse populations across the United States, we were able to identify a range of successful communications strategies that resonated across audiences.It is our hope that these strategies can help groups, organizations, individuals, and other stakeholders...
January 15, 2017
This video was produced by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. HERE'S HOW THE CREATORS DESCRIBE THIS VIDEO:Young leaders participating at the Forward Promise convening that took place in July 2015 tell the world what they wish people knew about being a young man of color. Listening to their voices and struggles—but in particular their vision of how the world could be for young men of color—is a powerful reminder that when we treat young people like leaders, their leadership blossoms.
December 01, 2015
This video was produced by Boston Public Health Commission, Southern Jamaica Plain Health Center, The Kellogg Foundation and Intercultural Productions. HERE'S HOW THE CREATORS DESCRIBE THIS VIDEO:Produced by Boston Public Health Commission, Southern Jamaica Plain Health Center, The Kellogg Foundation and Intercultural Productions. For the last two years, we have been humbled to bear witness to an incredible youth racial healing project in Boston's Jamaica Plain neighborhood. As an approach to improving community health, the Southern Jamaica Plain Health Center brought together 16 youth, half...
August 25, 2015
This factsheet was developed by Amy Hosotsuji, Duane Hall, and Jasmine Mwanaisha for YouthREX  Who is an underrepresented youth? Someone who is not represented or treated fairly by government or policies and laws, mainstream media, education etc. Groups today include people of colour, immigrants, those living with physical and mental disability, low-income, unemployed, LGBTTQ, homeless etc.  Here's a sneak peak of what you can find in this factsheet:10 Ways to Meaningfully Engage Underrepresented Youth Let Youth Self-Indentify One-Off Consultations Don't Create Leaders Create the Sandbox from...