Youth Voice

The Freechild Project defines Youth Voice as the active, distinct, and concentrated ways young people represent themselves throughout society. The Freechild Project has been promoting

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  Curfews compromise the ability of children and youth to fully realize their rights as citizens of this country and their responsibilities as members of families

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Corporal Punishment

  Spanking Slapping Smacking Pulling ears Pinching Shaking Hitting with rulers, belts, wooden spoons, extension cords, slippers, hairbrushes, pins, sticks, whips, rubber hoses, flyswatters, wire

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Students in the SoundOut Summer Camp in Seattle

Youth Empowerment

Youth empowerment is a way young people can experience the full abilities they are born with in order to live the lives they want to live in

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Youth in Seattle with a Freechild Project summer camp

Youth and Free Speech

Around the world, generally well-meaning (but poorly informed) adults limit the abilities young people have to express themselves. However, the right to free speech belongs to children

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