The Advocate

YCA's Premier Independent Publication

Mission Statement

The Advocate promotes the dissemination of literature that examines youth-related issues with the goal of encouraging youth advocacy in local and federal politics


Our work primarily focuses on policy issues related to Criminal Justice, Education and Healthcare. Links to the articles within each of these respective columns can be found below.

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Criminal Justice

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Disclaimer: All opinions expressed within individual articles represent the ideology of the writer rather than The Advocate as a whole.

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