Tag Archives: Youth Free Expression

[VIDEO] 2013 YFEP Film Contest Finalist: Go With Them

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. “Go With Them” by Matthew Billman Age 18, Universal … Continue reading

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

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” by Savannah Jossart Age … Continue reading

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[VIDEO] 2013 YFEP Film Contest Finalist: Initial Testing

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. “Initial Testing” by Austin Guerrero Age 17, Gresham, OR … Continue reading

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[VIDEO] 2013 YFEP Film Contest Finalist: A Virtual Reality

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. “A Virtual Reality” by Peter Ackerman Age 18, Augusta … Continue reading

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[VIDEO] 2013 YFEP Film Contest Finalist: Gaming – My Story

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. “Gaming: My Story” by Sylvan Gu Age 18, Madison … Continue reading

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[VIDEO] 2013 YFEP Film Contest Finalist: Video Games, the New Art Form

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: the New Art Form” by Nathaniel Bodnar … Continue reading

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[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

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Post-Newtown, “Zero Tolerance” for Student Expression

If you want to express your thoughts, your feelings, your grief, your pain, or your opinions through poetry or art, you best wait until you’re old enough to vote. In December, a  16-year-old high school student in New Jersey was … Continue reading

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Fighting Words… Or Not

The First Amendment Center commented this week on an Ohio Appeals Court ruling that an adolescent girl was guilty of disorderly conduct. The girl was arrested for the words she spoke to police offers, following a fight among middle school … Continue reading

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Teens Win Censorship Battle Against Sony Over “Read It” Video

Lansdowne public librarian Abbe Klebanoff came to us last week, dismayed over Sony’s censorship of a video she and her students had made to encourage teens to read. The video takes Michael Jackson’s “Beat It” and transformed the song into … Continue reading

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