The world has seen youth advocates like Emma Gonzalez and David Hogg turn a traumatic experience into an opportunity to advocate for their generation. This week on the Youth Channel, tune in to programming all about young people, like you, making a difference locally and around the world.
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YC Power Hour ep 3 (YC Original)
Monday, December 10th
6:00pm - 7:00pm
The YC Power Hour is a weekly potpourri youth creative youth-driven program. It covers news, entertainment, and current trends within NYC and the world while keeping a light-hearted down to earth tone.
Undetected War (Youth Channel)
Tuesday, December 11th
6:00pm - 7:00pm
6:30pm - 7:00pm
“The Undetected War Within Our Youth” seeks to raise awareness and eradicate the stigma surrounding depression and suicide to get youth who are suffering in silence to tell someone.
Reproductive Rights in the Trump Era (Edu. Partnership)
Wednesday, December 12th
6:00 - 6:30 pm
6:30 - 7:00 pm
With the president's threat to defund Planned Parenthood; his reinstatement of the Mexico City Policy and the appointment of Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch this youth channel special addresses the future of reproductive rights in America.
Guest: Elizabeth Hira
AAAHSFF: Painting The Town: The Street Art of Detroit (Youth Channel)
Thursday, December 13th
6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Is a documentary about graffiti artist revitalizing the city of Detroit through art. Detroit a once striving city now riddled with abandoned buildings. Silent factories and moderate employment opportunities. This documentary follows the artist who is working to bring the city of Detroit back as the new MECCA of graffiti. "Painting The Town: The Street Art of Detroit", Documentary by William Higbie, Detroit, MI
Winner of "Best Documentary" at the 2018, All American High School Film Festival
Night Cap ep 9 (News + Current Information)
Friday, December 14th
6:00 - 7:00 pm
As the number of charter schools in New York continues to grow, servicing more and more children, the controversy also continues. This episode of NIGHTCAP presents both sides of the argument. Find out what made guest, Dru Collins, look at charter schools differently. Also, our NIGHTCAP Spotlight is going to give you a little something to snack on. Check out Zeyi performing his hit: “The Breakfast Song.”