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Photo courtesy of Ms. Opal Lee https://spark.adobe.com/page/ZUG1sYHhMYg2T/ On Friday, June 11, 94-year-old Opal Lee, known as the grandmother of Juneteenth, will be guest of honor at a pre-J...
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A unique public web event will highlight how a community-based, love-centered continuum of care can serve as an alternative to ineffective youth justice approaches that disproportionately harm Black a...
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Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. joins a call to action by advocates across the U.S. to reduce the coronavirus (COVID-19) risk for incarcerated young people. In 29 states and the District of Columb...
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Nov. 15, 2019 – At age 16, Ellana Watson, whose mother battled mental illness, was mourning the death of the grandmother who raised her when a school fight led to an expulsion, arrest and charge...
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