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Hidden Dangers of Turning Away

July 21, 2020 4:14 pm Published by Comments Off on Hidden Dangers of Turning Away

Essay and artwork by a BRITE youth spokesperson. I have never been pressured to vape before.      I am lucky enough... View Article


Bullying and LGBTQ Youth

June 14, 2019 7:37 pm Published by Comments Off on Bullying and LGBTQ Youth

It’s possible that bullying has existed as long as humans have lived in groups. Perhaps it is our domineering, competitive... View Article


Meeting the Mayor!

August 11, 2014 12:20 pm Published by Comments Off on Meeting the Mayor!

Jaimee Hanna is 20 years old and recently graduated from college in the Pacific Northwest. She is Straight Up’s summer... View Article