You(th) Matter, a Boston-based youth initiative created to connect and elevate youth voices in discussions about police and criminal justice reform, is launching their second annual Youth Voices Contest for young people nationwide. Youth ages 14-18 are invited to submit writing, artwork, or a short film in response to this year’s prompt: What is the role of policing in fostering democracy “by the people, for the people”?
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Additionally, Maine will have a statewide SRO summit on August 10th and 11th. Participation is free and registration is available for both in person and virtual options. Click here to register.