Young American Foundation

Young America’s Foundation The Young America’s Foundation was founded on September 11, 1960.  The Young America’s Foundation is committed to ensuring that an increasing numbers of young Americans understand and is inspired by the ideas of individual freedom, a strong national defense, free enterprise, and traditional values.  This foundation specializes in helping young people advance […] Continue reading

Policy Post

San Francisco has become the first city to require that employees receive paid family leave for a full six weeks.  Being that we are one of the few major countries without paid leave, it seems that this is a step in the right direction.  This new ordinance would ensure that both parents, regardless of full-time […] Continue reading

Policy Post

http://www.cnn.com/2016/03/23/politics/north-carolina-gender-bathrooms-bill/ North Carolina’s governor has signed a controversial bill known as the Public Facilities Privacy and Security Act.  This bill blocks trans* people from using bathroom facilities and locker rooms that best fit their gender identity.  Under this bill, people must use the bathroom that corresponds with their sex assigned at birth.   Not only does […] Continue reading

Vaccinations

http://www.nvic.org/nvic-vaccine-news/august-2015/sb277-fallout-what-happens-next.aspx Group: Olivia Vega, Elleota Wicks, Kaitlin Brice, Isaac Coppock, and Cody Ayon. Article Summary (written by Olivia Vega): This article announced the new California Legislature that was passed by Governor Jerry Brown who signed the California Senate Bill 277 into law.  This law does not go into effect until July 1st, 2016 and states […] Continue reading