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Celebrating Earth Day 2021 by Arun N. Toké, editor.

A $15 Minimum Wage for all Working Americans By Amelia Christensen, 16, Minnesota

What’s it Like to Be a Teen with Social Anxiety By Mehek Azra, age 15, New York

One Baby Step at a Time:  Why We Need Early Bilingual Education By Michelle Lo, 16, New York

The Codependency between Peace and Trust By Aliya S., grade 7, INDIA

Why I Need my Cell Phone By Beatriz Lindemann, age 13, Florida