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2020 Births A Surge of Street Art in New York City

Stepping Up To End Voter Suppression

Every American has the right to vote. While that statement has exceptions it is a truth generally upheld by our government and a right Americans pride themselves with carrying. But what happens when that right is infringed upon by the very same government meant to protect it?

Let’s Clear the Hair

“You’re brave to be wearing your hair like that,” she said, tying her box braids back into a ponytail with an elastic band, the ones that rip and pull at your hair when you try to take them out. I smiled back, but I knew it wasn’t a compliment.

Untold Uptown is a joint collective of youth in NYC who are using their voices to empower and take on different issues prominent throughout the city. Exploring various matters, these youth have all had a hand in the stories they share, speaking upon topics in social justice, politics, entertainment, arts & culture, and more.