Engaged Journalism and Youth Civic Engagement: Lots of Questions

Part of 22×20 is the promotion of local news media outlets to support, be in conversation with and collaborate with youth in their community to amplify more diverse voices and more stories [...]

Youth Better than Other Age Groups at Differentiating Fact and Opinion Accurately, New Study Shows

As a nation, we have a complex relationship with young people. Mainstream media simultaneously chides young people’s use of social media and technology, while celebrating some youth cultures and [...]

Local News and a Diversity of Youth Voices: Exploring Mutual Benefits

A common, but not oft-discussed thread throughout conversations about how to strengthen democracy is young people. What happens with the teens of today, will stay with the country for years. This [...]

Action Parties as Civic Maker Spaces: A 22×20 Model Event

This post was written by Lizzie Shipley, a team member at The LAMP, one of the co-leads of 22×20.   In the 2020 election cycle, 22 million teenagers will be eligible to vote for the [...]