Civil Rights & Social Justice

Teen organizers from March for Our Lives lobby lawmakers in Harrisburg for ‘red flag’...

Students from Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Natrona Heights in Allegheny County, Scranton in the northeast, central Pennsylvania, and Berks and Montgomery counties were represented in Harrisburg this week.

Tell your legislator to support this Pa. Senate bill that keeps kids on track...

We urge everyone to call your legislators and ask them to support Brown's proposal.

Our decades-long argument over abortion, explained | Analysis

Abortion has been a huge political issue in the US for the last 50 years. But the abortion debate is not new. It began at least a century before landmark abortions rights decision Roe v. Wade.

From defense to offense: The new politics of abortion | E. Fletcher McClellan

If Roe v Wade is reversed and abortion policy is left to the states again, a tsunami of outrage will be unleashed.

Bill providing subsidies to families with older foster children is headed to the Senate...

A state House measure that would provide subsidies to families with foster children who have aged out of the youth system swiftly cleared a critical Senate committee hurdle on Tuesday. And its sponsor says...

At Harrisburg talent show, Capital City youth ‘shoot for their dreams’ | Anwar Curtis

It's often said that today's youth don't have enough outlets to express themselves or to find the happiness that they're looking for. I guess that all depends on where you're looking.

‘That could be any of us’: Senate Dems propose $10M safety grant program for...

"Event after event has unfolded across our commonwealth," one of the proposal's backers said. "We have to act on this."