Opinion: Is “Social Justice” In Schools Just For Show?

This article is an opinion piece anonymously submitted by an independent contributor, and may not necessarily reflect the views shared by us here at YGA. We respect all opinions, so we provide an open platform for any and all high schoolers to share their views. If you would like to contribute an opinion piece, don’tContinue reading “Opinion: Is “Social Justice” In Schools Just For Show?”

COVID-19 and Racial Inequality

“The Black Wealth Gap” by The Week Staff focuses on the well-known issue of the wealth gap between black Americans and white Americans. Not only does the article delve into commonly discussed problems, but it also goes a step further by describing the innate racial tensions that underlie these issues.  “The pandemic is falling onContinue reading “COVID-19 and Racial Inequality”

Global Issue Spotlight: Water Conservation in Society

Water, the staple source of life as we know it, is plentiful in almost all parts of the world. Yet it’s no secret that despite the size of the world’s oceans, drinkable water is running out on our planet. In fact, one prediction from The World Counts says that at this rate, freshwater from lakesContinue reading “Global Issue Spotlight: Water Conservation in Society”