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High school student’s poignant speech on tolerance continues to resonate nearly one year later

When high school senior Ava Sharifi gave a speech about tolerance and acceptance, she struck a nerve. Thousands watched her impassioned talk to fellow Lewis and Clark students on YouTube …

Spokane delegate says Bernie Sanders supporters were disrespected at national convention

Young Spokane delegate to Democratic National Convention expected more discussion of issues, more inclusion of Sanders supporters.

High school speech imploring acceptance strikes a nerve

A high school senior’s call for acceptance is gaining traction online.