Daily Archives: February 12, 2014

[VIDEO] 2013 YFEP Film Contest Finalist: Video Games in the Crosshairs: Speaking of Games…

This film is one of ten semi-finalists in our 2013 Youth Free Expression Film Contest. LOVE this film? VOTE. You can help it win People’s Choice by liking it on YouTube. “Video Games in the Crosshairs: Speaking of Games…” by … Continue reading

Posted in Acacia O'Connor: Author | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

[VIDEO] 2013 YFEP Film Contest Finalist: Future Warfare III

This film is one of ten semi-finalists in our 2013 Youth Free Expression Film Contest. LOVE this film? VOTE. You can help it win People’s Choice by liking it on YouTube. “Future Warfare III” by Ani Akpan Age 17, Bronx … Continue reading

Posted in Acacia O'Connor: Author | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

[VIDEO] 2013 YFEP Film Contest Finalist: Perception of Gamers

This film is one of ten semi-finalists in our 2013 Youth Free Expression Film Contest. LOVE this film? VOTE. You can help it win People’s Choice by liking it on YouTube. “Perception of Gamers” by Daniella Sanchez Age 18, Jackson, … Continue reading

Posted in Acacia O'Connor: Author | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Watch the Youth Free Expression Project Film Contest Semifinalists!

Why do we game? Are video games too violent? Do they change and affect us? Has anyone ever told you not to play a game because it was “inappropriate”? Is gaming an art form? Is it free speech? We asked … Continue reading

Posted in Acacia O'Connor: Author | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Happy Birthday to the Wonderful, the Fabulous, the Fantastic – JUDY BLUME!

People, super serious question: what ever would we do without Judy Blume? Judy’s books helped many of us navigate the troubled seas of adulthood (you former young ladies of the world know what I’m talking about). They entertained us, emboldened … Continue reading

Posted in Acacia O'Connor: Author | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment