Tag Archives: Youth Free Expression Project

What do you think about the ‘Harlem Shake’ suspensions?

Over a hundred students and a handful of teachers have been suspended for making and participating in the ‘Harlem Shake’ video meme. (Read more about that here, and here, and here, oh and here) Do you agree with the disciplinary … Continue reading

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Banning Books, Excluding Thoughts: An Animated Music Video

Combining a number of genres, Daniel Pritchard sends a unified message: ideas should be free to be shared and absorbed. Daniel is one of our 2012 Youth Free Expression Project Film Contest semifinalists. Like what you see? “Like” this video … Continue reading

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Ban Harry Potter? This Teen Won’t Stand for It!

April Jackson dramatizes a story about her sister, who was told by their mother she wasn’t allowed to read Harry Potter because it contained witchcraft. April’s short film is one of our 2012 Youth Free Expression Project Film Contest semifinalists. … Continue reading

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VIDEO: When it Comes to Reading Books, Teens Can Speak For Themselves

Often the books we find the most affecting, the most informative are the ones others want to ban or keep us from reading. Alexis Opper’s statement of youth power is one of our 2012 Youth Free Expression Project Film Contest … Continue reading

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You’ll Never Guess What Dirty Dirty Book this Teen is Reading

Kids these days! Daniel Boyle and Grace vanKan tell a story of enlightenment for our 2012 Youth Free Expression Project Film Contest. Like what you see? “Like” this video on YouTube and it could become our 2012 People’s Choice Award … Continue reading

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Teen Film: Controversial Books Help Us Learn and Grow

Rebecca Onstott is one of our 2012 Youth Free Expression Project Film Contest semifinalists. Like what you see? “Like” this video on YouTube and it could become our 2012 People’s Choice Award Winner!

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VIDEO: Unlock the Books for All the Read!

A person or group of people shouldn’t limit what others can read and see, Naomi Clements expresses in her film. Naomi is one of our 2012 Youth Free Expression Project Film Contest semifinalists. Like what you see? “Like” this video … Continue reading

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