Teen town

This is a special event coverage, produced in collaboration between radioplasma, and The Holyoke High Herald. On March 31st, 2018, there was a Teen Town Hall at Holyoke Community College, that brought several politic figures in a Town Meeting format, to engage in conversation and answering questions from teens in the Pioneer Valley.

Organized by Youth Rise Together, the Teen Town Hall, gathered State Representative Aaron Vega; U.S. Representative, Jim McGovern; a representative from the office of Senator Elizabeth Warren, and Candidate for Congress in the First Congressional District, Tahirah Amatul-Wadud, in a session that covered issues like gun violence, racism, safety, climate change, among others.

Holyoke High Herald assigned staff reporter, Charlie Brunette to cover this special event, and also is hosting this episode, with the summary of the whole Teen Town Hall, and comments as a high school student, representing Holyoke.