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Then & Now: Dakota Access Pipeline July 17, 2020

In 2016, we shared a story about a pipeline that was being constructed to carry oil from North Dakota to Illinois. Not everyone was in favor of this p

World Response To COVID-19: US July 10, 2020

We’ve looked at how New Zealand, South Korea, Singapore, and Sweden have dealt with COVID-19; now, we’re turning to the US. The United States curr

Why Are Kids Supporting #BlackLivesMatter? June 28, 2020

#BlackLivesMatter protests erupted throughout the country after a Black man named George Floyd was killed by a police officer while in custody. People

Civil Rights Act Protects LGBTQ Community June 26, 2020

In 1964, US President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act, a piece of history-changing legislation that made
it illegal to discriminate ag

Too Much Food Or Too Little Food? June 19, 2020

Have you ever volunteered at your local food bank? If so, then you might already know the goal: If we all work together and share what we have, we can

What Is Juneteenth? June 19, 2020

Many historical moments are worth commemorating. June 19th is one of these dates because it marks the anniversary of a very important declaration in t

The NBA’s Back! June 15, 2020

When the NBA suspended all games in mid-March because of the COVID-19 pandemic, no one knew when they’d return or if they’d return to close out th

Why Is June Pride Month In The US? June 8, 2020

Countries around the world celebrate the LGBTQ community during different times of the year. In the United Kingdom, for example, Pride Month is celebr

Update: Let’s Go! From The US To Outer Space June 7, 2020

Update: June 7th, 2020 On May 30th, 2020, NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken took a historic mission to the International Space Station (ISS)