2020 Presidential Campaign
Tonight’s Debate Is Missing the Only Candidate with a Detailed Child Welfare Plan
Tonight, the still-crowded Democratic field will face off in Los Angeles for a sixth primary debate. It will not include Julián Castro, one of the first people to throw his proverbial hat in the presidential race.
Kamala Harris Unveils Justice Reform Plan Focused on Youth and Families
Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris rolled out a criminal justice reform plan Monday that focused heavily on youth justice and child welfare issues. Harris’s plans aligns with several fellow Democrats on proposing reforms to the juvenile justice system, but she is the first in the crowded Democratic primary field to talk about addressing some child welfare issues.
Youth Take the Stage in 2020 Presidential Debates
From gun violence to climate change, youth activists have launched social justice movements in recent years in response to worries about the nation’s future. One enterprising individual continuing that trend is Jonah Gottlieb, a 17-year-old resident of Petaluma, Calif.,