Dear Cleveland. By Biah from Cleveland School of the Arts

May 8, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Dear Cleveland, Cleveland has the chance to be ahead of the game in a lot of ways as a city! One major way is environmental; as a city we have […]

Dear Cleveland by Kerrigan from Beaumont School

May 4, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Dear Cleveland, I feel as though a prevalent issue infecting communities everywhere, especially you, is that of human trafficking. The manipulation and exploitation experienced by far too many innocent individuals […]

Dear Cleveland by Maddie from Beaumont School

May 3, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Dear Cleveland, I see several injustices that I believe Cleveland leaders need to address. Although I am moderately sheltered in my suburban home, I try my best to maintain awareness […]

Dear Cleveland. by Rachel from Shaker Heights High School

May 2, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Dear Cleveland, I need you to stand up. I need you to stretch your legs and get to the front of the pack. I’m a bit tired of you following […]

Dear Cleveland by Izzy from Hawken School

April 30, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Dear Cleveland, It seems like despite recent successes our city and the surrounding areas are incredibly disconnected, we live in a city with communities that are rich in diversity, whether […]

Dear Cleveland by Grace from Hathaway Brown School

April 27, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Dear Cleveland, I love living here, I’ve had some amazing experiences and have countless wonderful memories. However, there are many issues that seem to just be kicked under the rug. […]

EYEJ Impact 25 Youth Council. by Chloe Mieras

April 25, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Hello Cleveland, Cleveland has been my home since I was a little girl. I grew up in Cleveland but moved out of the city when I was younger. However, due […]

Dear Cleveland by JaNiyah from John Marshall High School

April 25, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Dear Cleveland, I feel many adults stop the youth from speaking our mind. I feel they do this because they know they have the power to. If we are expressing […]

Dear Cleveland by Danny from Saint Ignatius High School

April 24, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Dear Cleveland, For the past couple of years, I have been working with the impoverished and homeless who live within your boundaries. In many ways, you have lacked serious ways […]

Dear Cleveland by Jason from Strongsville High School

April 23, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Dear Cleveland, I think literacy rates need to rise dramatically. Being able to read and write is the core foundation of our society. To be able to communicate ideas is […]