Tag: youth

Interview with Xiuhtezcatl Martinez | Real Time with Bill Maher – June 24, 2016

“Bill Maher interviews teenage environmental activist Xiuhtezcatl Martinez about his advocacy work and lawsuit against the federal government for inaction on climate change.” ~ Real Time with Bill Maher

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Sorry, Feds: Kids Can Sue Over Climate Negligence, Judge Says (Link)

Kids want to sue the U.S. Federal Government over climate change. The case has permission to go forward! SOURCE: Climate Progress A group of youngsters just won a major decision in their efforts to sue the federal government over climate change. An Oregon judge ruled Friday that their lawsuit, which alleges the government violated the…

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Kid Warrior: The Xiuhtezcatl Martinez Story

A behind-the-scenes look at 14-year-old Earth activist, Xiuhtezcatl Martinez.   Here’s more about Xiuhtezcatl from EcoWatch: 14-Year-Old ‘Kid Warrior’ Rallies Youth Around the World to Protect the Planet Xiuhtezcatl Martinez is not your average teen. […] He is the youth director of Earth Guardians, a non-profit environmental organization that […]

Burka Avenger in night costume

‘Burka Avenger’ Now Airs in India

We can all use a good heroine. The animated Burka Avenger uses her powers (books and pens, and advanced acrobatics) to stand for justice, peace, and education for all. Most significantly, she empowers girls. The award-winning program has aired in Pakistan and Afghanistan since 2013. This month, it begins showing […]