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Drone Free STL Coalition Presents: Drones and Donuts

Drones and Donuts: Militarization of the Police Wednesday, April 9 7:00 p.m. University of Missouri: St. Louis – Millennium Student Center, Century Room C Join Drone Free St. Louis for part one of a four part panel series that will explore various … Continue reading

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New Donation Button

WePay has recently announced some changes in the way they accept donations. The website is no longer taking donations or recurring payments, and YSTL installed a new button – located on the sidebar – for one time donors and sustainers. … Continue reading

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Making Democracy Accessible for All Missourians

What we’re doing: Young Activists United is currently part of a coalition of many Missourians and organizations working to qualify a measure for the ballot in November 2014 to create a six week period of early voting for all Missouri … Continue reading

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Youth battle for social change in St. Louis

Note: This piece was originally published on People’s World by Young Activists United member Elyse Vesser. Source ST. LOUIS –  In a society where the national student debt totals $1.1 trillion, it is more important than ever to lift young activists up … Continue reading

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14 Reasons to support YSTL in 2014

Happy New Year! We hope this season finds all of you well rested, healthy, and ready to organize! Saturday January 11th from 3-6PM, Come celebrate with YSTL as we prepare for a new year for the organization. We will welcome our … Continue reading

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Get ready for the YSTL shave-off fundraiser!

The time for the YSTL New Year, New Organizer fundraising party is soon closing in! Come celebrate with YSTL as we prepare for a new year for the organization. We will welcome our new director Rasheen and thank our previous … Continue reading

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Solidarity with Fast Food Workers: A Note on The Low Wage Workers Strikes

Thousands of workers in over 100 cities took to the streets, braved harsh weather, and demanded a living wage for fast food workers. In a brave act of self-determination, these workers called on the heads of chains such as McDonald’s, … Continue reading

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Join YSTL at JwJ’s Scrooge of the Year!

YSTL will be hosting a table at Jobs with Justice’s annual Scrooge of the Year fundraiser on Friday, December 13 at 5 p.m. Much fun to be had by all, except maybe the scrooge. Be sure to vote for YSTL’s … Continue reading

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YSTL’s Second Birthday Party!

You’re invited! What: YSTL’s Second Birthday Party When: Saturday, June 8, show up around 6pm for food, program starts at 7 pm, stay later for drinks, more food and fun! Where: Gya Community Art Gallery, 2700 Locust Tickets are $10 … Continue reading

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YSTL Kicks Off Student Debt Campaign

Last fall, YSTL took a hard look at the Student Debt Crisis. They pulled together students, alumni, educators, and community members from around St. Louis at their Student Debt Conference to begin a discussion on how to take action against … Continue reading

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