The Voices We Don’t Hear

Who talks that we don’t listen to? What’s said that isn’t heard? Why do we say that all youth voice …

Adam Fletcher in Articles March 25

Radical Transparency With Children and Youth

After 15 years of promoting youth/adult partnerships, The Freechild Project has decided that one of the most important elements of …

Adam Fletcher in Articles April 25

Defeating Adultism

Our society is deeply entrenched in adultism, which is bias towards adults and consequently, discrimination against young people. It is prevalent throughout …

Adam Fletcher in Articles February 5

Cultural Adultism

Cultural adultism is a very ambiguous, yet very prevalent, form of discrimination and intolerance towards youth. Any restriction or exploitation of people because …

Institutional Adultism

Institutional adultism may be apparent in any instance of systemic bias where formalized limitations or demands are placed on people …