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Two young minds set out to discuss and understand our ever-evolving world and what it means to be America's youth in the 21st century.

Two young minds set out to discuss and understand our ever-evolving world and what it means to be America's youth in the 21st century.

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United States

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Two young minds set out to discuss and understand our ever-evolving world and what it means to be America's youth in the 21st century.

Language:

English


Episodes

Teenage Alcohol Abuse

5/14/2021
Today we discuss the statistics and dangers of teenage alcohol abuse. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.net Instagram: the_young_perspective Email: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com

Duration:00:12:45

The Crypto Craze

5/7/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss cryptocurrency and all of its components. Listen to learn what crypto is, how it works, and how it's taken hold of the market. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.net Instagram: the_young_perspective Email: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com

Duration:00:15:09

2020 Census Results

4/30/2021
This week the Census Bureau released the population count and apportionment information from the 2020 Census. This information highlights a shift in power from the Midwest and Northeast to the South and the West. The current population of the US is now 331 million people. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.net Instagram: the_young_perspective Email: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com This is the first episode of season 4!! Get hyped for an awesome season!

Duration:00:15:13

Food Waste

4/2/2021
This week we discuss the dangerous food waste situation we have in America. The statistics are scary with up to 40% of the countries edible food being wasted each year. This is also the last episode of season 3. Season 4 premiers on April 23rd. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.net Instagram: the_young_perspective Email: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com

Duration:00:15:57

The For The People Act

3/26/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss the new voting rights act, The For The People Act. This bill has passed in the House of Representatives earlier this month and is now being debated in the Senate. Listen to learn what is in the bill and what lies ahead for the act. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.net Instagram: the_young_perspective Email: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com

Duration:00:15:34

Eco-Socialism and The Green New Deal With Howie Hawkins

3/19/2021
Today we discuss an interview we did with Green party presidential candidate, Howie Hawkins. He talks about the Green New Deal and his view of how socialism should be implemented. It is a certain length as we submitted this episode to the NPR Student Podcast Competition. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.net Instagram: the_young_perspective Email: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com

Duration:00:08:16

The Private Prison Dilemma

3/12/2021
Today we speak about America's debate over Private or For-Profit Prisons. These prisons are operated by independent companies that sign contracts with the government. They have higher rates of inmate-on-inmate violence and inmate on officer violence. Listen to learn more about the dilemma facing the country involving private prisons. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.net Instagram: the_young_perspective Email: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com

Duration:00:13:59

$1400 Stimulus Checks

3/5/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss the new $1.9 trillion stimulus package that is currently in the senate. The bill was previously passed by the House and will most likely be passed by the senate. Listen to learn who is eligible for the stimulus checks and what the rest of the package is used for. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.net Instagram: the_young_perspective Email: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com

Duration:00:13:16

5 Philosophical Questions

2/26/2021
Because we had tons of homework this week we took it easy and did an episode about philosophy. We asked each other philosophical questions about life, nuclear weapons, and then the conversation flowed towards American Power projection. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.net Instagram: the_young_perspective Email: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.co

Duration:00:16:17

The Texas Power Outage Crisis

2/19/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss the power outages in Texas after a winter storm hit the state. The usually hot state was not prepared for the snow and ice storm, leaving millions without power, heat, and clean water for multiple days. Listen to hear how this crisis occurred.

Duration:00:11:02

The Alt-Left of America: Antifa

2/12/2021
Today we examine America's most leftward fringe and their recent activity. Antifa was popularized during the Trump Presidency but doesn't seem to be going away any time soon. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.net Instagram: the_young_perspective Email: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com

Duration:00:13:58

The Alt-Right Of America: QAnon

2/5/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss one of the extreme parts of the Republican Party: QAnon. This is the first episode of a two-part series where we dissect the extremes of the two main parties in the U.S. Listen to learn about the rise of QAnon and what it truly is.

Duration:00:13:50

Gamestop, AMC, and The Stock Market Craze

1/29/2021
This week was a crazy one for the stock market! Gamestop and AMC specifically saw crazy gains! It is all because of a Reddit page for of inexperienced investors called WallStreetBets. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.net Instagram: the_young_perspective Email: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com

Duration:00:13:23

The Future Of The Biden Administration

1/22/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss Biden's actions during his first few days in office. We also predict what he will focus on during his next four years as President of the United States of America.

Duration:00:10:39

Trump's Social Media Fallout

1/15/2021
Today we discuss Trump's ban from the top social media platforms as a result of last weeks capitol riots. He was banned from Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, Snapchat and more in the span of a couple days. What does this mean for freedom of speech? What does this mean for his supporters? Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.net Instagram: the_young_perspective Email: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com

Duration:00:14:17

The Biggest Russian Hack Of The Decade

1/8/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss the recent Russian hacks of 18,000 US companies and federal agencies. This is the largest and most severe string of Russian hacks in recent history. Listen to hear how this happened and what will be the repercussions.

Duration:00:11:11

The Georgia Runoff Elections

1/1/2021
Today we discuss the Georgia Runoff Elections which will take place on Tuesday, January 5th. The results will shape how much the Biden Administration is able to get done in the next two years. We also discuss the severity of the situation for the Democrats with Democratic campaign worker, Ben Kanter. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.net Email: ejtheyoungperspective@gmail.com Instagram: the_young_perspective

Duration:00:24:47

The Cancel Culture Problem

12/25/2020
In this week's episode, we discuss cancel culture and its effects. This is a complicated issue that we break down and discuss the pros and cons of each side.

Duration:00:14:57

Editing The Future With Crisper Cas-9

12/18/2020
Gene editing is a controversial topic after in 2018, a Chinese doctor edited the HIV susceptible gene in twins. The technology is promising in eliminating disease but how far should it go? Should we be able to edit features like skin color or personality? Find out in this weeks episode. Our website is theyoungperspective.net Find us on instagram at the_young_perspective Email us at ejtheyoungperspective@gmail.com

Duration:00:12:40

Covid-19 Vaccine

12/11/2020
In this week's episode, we discuss Pfizer's new vaccine and some of its most important questions. How does the vaccine work and is it safe? Who will get the vaccine? When will we able to get the vaccine?

Duration:00:17:17