What Really Happened At Standing Rock

The teen activists who were there tell the story you haven't heard

These Young Trans Folks’ Activism Goes Beyond LGBTQ Rights

Trans individuals are on the frontlines of many different fights for equality

A College Senior Gets Real About Fighting For Birth Control On A Catholic Campus

Notre Dame dropped birth control coverage then reinstated it. A feminist activist and senior explains what happened.

10 LGBTQ And Minority Candidates Who Made History Last Night

Trans candidate Danica Roem and more helped make the 2017 elections a huge success.

How Viola Davis Is Helping To Fight Childhood Hunger

You can get involved, too

There’s An Election On Tuesday And It Could Be Game-Changing

These 'off-year' races could shape our country's future.

How Campus Sexual Assault Activists Are Telling The Trump Administration #MeToo

They organized a national vigil to continue their fight for justice

These Young Muslims Are Fighting To Show Their Complexity

They're using #MuslimAnd to prove there's more to them than their faith

11 LGBTQ Activists Sound Off On Coming Out

October 11 is National Coming Out Day

This Is Why So Many People Are Protesting Columbus Day

And what you need to know about Indigenous Peoples' Day

Advice From The Guy Who Spent His 20s Writing Speeches For President Obama

David Litt told MTV News what he learned under Obama and why politics matter now more than ever

Georgia Tech Dancer Raianna Brown On Why She Took A Knee

"Kneeling was one of my most patriotic moments."

Issa Rae and America Ferrera Explain The Importance Of Elevating Untold Stories

And give great advice for how young people can do the same

No More Excuses: Here's Why Registering To Vote Really Does Matter

7 young political leaders and activists explain why.

Sexual Assault Survivors Faced A Major Attack Today

Activist Sejal Singh of Know Your IX explains what happened.

How The 12-Year-Old Activist Behind #1000BlackGirlBooks Is Taking The World By Storm

Marley Dias discusses diversity, ageism, and her first book

What To Know About The Houston Flood And How To Help

There's plenty you can do no matter where you live.

19 Things You Need To Know About Affirmative Action

Trump’s Justice Department claims it discriminates against white people. It doesn’t.

Trump Just Banned Trans Individuals From The Military

His decision isn't just discriminatory — it's also illogical.

The Deeper Problem With Trump's Bizarre Speech To The Boy Scouts

Zach Wahls of Scouts for Equality talked to MTV News about Trump's troubling comments

Meet The Teen Trying To Stop Miami From Going Underwater

Here's how you can help her prevent sea level rise and #SaveMiami

Wonder Woman's Influence Is About Much More Than Superhuman Strength

Her ability to remind audiences both male and female of women’s humanity is revolutionary

There Is No ‘Perfect’ College Experience

What you need to know on College Signing Day

Sexual Assault Survivors Finally Defeated A GOP Attack On Their Rights

Georgia Representatives' attempt to make police reporting mandatory is dead