Molly McCluskey

Molly McCluskey

Independent Multimedia Journalist

Journalist for @TheAtlantic, @AJEnglish, @WashingtonPost, @USNews etc. Occasional podcaster. Former EU and D.C. correspondent.

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In the Nation's Capital, Youth Heed King's Call to Serve | Youth Today

In the Nation's Capital, Youth Heed King's Call to ...

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For Youth Offenders, Alternatives to Incarceration Offer Hope

A shove on a playground. A pair of shears meant for an art project. Pepper spray carried for a dangerous walk to school and left in a backpack during first period.

While seemingly minor, these infractions, and others like them, have helped fuel a school-to-prison pipeline, with 60,000 youths in U.S. juvenile detention centers on any given day.