Category: Perspectives

Bearing witness and standing up against hate in our communities
November 7, 2023
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Alison’s struggle with the Thanksgiving myth
November 6, 2023
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Learning about Eugene Hairston
October 17, 2023
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My depression is a shapeshifter: Richie’s reflection on mental health
May 4, 2023
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Sophia (Anytown 2019) on finding power and creating change within the school system
May 1, 2023
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The Greatness of Living Life: 8 Triad teens talk mental health
April 28, 2023
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Accessing healthcare as a trans teen: Dorian’s story
April 21, 2023
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