Category: Young

Watch Barack Obama’s Message to Young People of Color Video

WATCH: “I want to speak directly to the young men and women of color in this country,” former President Obama says. “I want you to know that you matter. I want you to know that your lives matter. That your dreams matter.” — NBC News (@NBCNews) June 3, 2020 In the wake of the

Watch Teen Share Mom’s Unwritten Rules For a Young Black Man

Eighteen-year-old Cameron Welch is giving a glimpse into the reality of being a Black teen in America today. He recently shared a TikTok video on his @skoodupcam account detailing the unwritten rules his mother makes him follow as a young Black man. Cameron’s clip comes during a time of nationwide protests in response to police

Antiracist Young Adult Books For Tweens and Teens

In addition to donating, listening, and protesting, part of doing the work to be antiracist allies to the Black community means educating ourselves and our children and turning our hope to eradicate racism into action. Diversifying our family’s bookshelves and reading important works of both fiction and nonfiction by and about Black authors is just

I’m a Young Person at Greater Risk For Coronavirus

Over the past couple months, we’ve found ourselves in a strange and disconcerting new reality due to the coronavirus outbreak. Many shelves in grocery stores are empty, and toilet paper has become the hottest commodity in town (Purell is a close second). As COVID-19 rapidly spreads across the globe, we’ve been directed to socially distance

Heartwarming Thread About a Young Girl and Her USPS Pen Pals

Never underestimate the power of a handwritten letter. One dad recently shared the heartwarming story of how his 11-year-old daughter, Emerson, became pen pals with postal workers across the nation. Before you even read the Twitter thread, we think you should have mailbags filled with tissues nearby. “Em has a serious letter writing habit. She

Young John Krasinski Pictures | POPSUGAR Celebrity

When The Office premiered in 2005, John Krasinski was a 25-year-old unknown actor whose biggest roles to date included “Messenger No. 3” in 2004’s Taxi and “Flea Club Candidate 1” in 2002’s Alma Mater. By the time The Office aired its last episode in 2013, John was a bona-fide movie star married to fellow A-lister