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Emily Yates | Originally published in Truthout - July 16, 2016 "Back when we started, recruiters were just blatantly lying to the kids," said Susan Quinlan, the co-founder and volunteer coordinator of the peace and justice group, Better Alternatives for Youth–Peace (BAY-Peace). For 12 years, she's been bringing teams of youth into Oakland, California, schools to inform students about deceptive mi...TagsArmed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery | ASVAB | BAY-Peace | Better Alternatives for Youth–Peace (BAY-Peace) | Chicago | Emily Yates | Every Child Succeeds Act | Hart Viges | JROTC | June Brumer | No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 | Oakland Unified School District | Project YANO | Rick Jahnkow | Seth Kershner | STEM | Susan Quinlan | The National Network Opposing the Militarization of Youth
Hannah K. Gold - For decades, the US military has been using souped-up mobile exhibits to recruit prospective soldiers. In July of this year, the military deployed the latest addition to a fleetthat ...
Seth Kershner - Although women make up about half of the United States workforce, they represent just 24 percent of careers in STEM fields (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics). In orde...