Youth Participation

Youth activism expert Yve Susskind taught Freechild that youth participation was something young people can do on their own. Adults can involve youth, …

Adam Fletcher in Strategies January 19

Book Reviews

Freechild Institute reviews books related to youth + social change. They are generally for youth activists, adult allies, and about community …

Adam Fletcher in Reviews January 18

A Review of The Abandoned Generation: Democracy Beyond the Culture of Fear

The most important contribution to our collective work for social change by and with young people in recent years is …

A Review of Walking on Water: Reading, Writing, and Revolution

One of the most important components of both education and activism is contextualization. As Paulo Freire argued, learning must be …

A Review of Take Back Higher Education: Race, Youth, and the Crisis of Democracy in the Post-Civil Rights Era

In Take Back High Education, Giroux and Searls Giroux take a continuing analysis of the neo-liberalization of American education one …