England has one of the most expensive systems of university tuition in the world.
Theresa May is under pressure to tackle tuition fees after Labour's pledge to scrap them was highlighted as a key issue for young voters.
It's widely accepted that young people living in children's homes or foster care are vulnerable to mental illness, but new research shows that social media can actually help.
Wales's intimate piercing ban takes away bodily autonomy for under 18s.
Jeremy Corbyn's Labour managed something huge in 2017, even if turnout hasn't proved to be as high as expected.
The British Election Study results have called the notion of a 2017 'youthquake' into question. But that doesn't mean parties will abandon social media campaigning any time soon.
Developers will now be responsible for dealing with noise issues from nearby music venues – but it will take real community activism to prevent closures.
Getting involved in after-school sports can be positive, but it comes with risks too.
When after-school clubs aren't properly monitored, they can become risky spaces.
Tide pods: neither delicious, nor nutritious.
Eating laundry detergent capsules online is not the fault of the younger generation. In modern society, attention is power.
Young Australians are drinking less and less. But why?
While young people are drinking less alcohol, older Australians are binge drinking more often – what's going on?
Being the victim of trauma can trigger the onset of PTSD. But so can being violent against others – which means young people in gangs risk deep psychological scars.
Science shows that early starts can be bad for teenagers' health. Schools and universities would be better off starting at 10am.
Western societies are obsessed with body image – and it's stopping self-improvement.
Some thought technology would make braille redundant – but the real threat is a lack of education and resources.
There is enormous pressure on young people to strive, perform and achieve. And the data indicate that many are struggling to cope.
Schoolies and New Year’s Eve see high visitor numbers in tourist spots like Byron Bay.
So-called 'party' towns like Byron Bay attract huge numbers of visitors for schoolies weeks and New Year's Eve – but sometimes at high cost to the young people who live there.
Local residents of St Andrews feel university growth has come at too high a cost – it's time for local councils and universities to overcome the divide between town and gown.
The royal commission has presented a socially and historically contextualised understanding of child sexual abuse.
By placing institutional abuse within its larger context, the royal commission has made the prevention and identification of child sex offending a collective responsibility.
It's not always easy to tell when someone's out to fool you on the internet, but there are some simple tools you can use.
Although they're at greater risk of violent crime, sexual harassment and suicide, smart-phone savvy young people can access extra support.
Each year the government runs a A$40 billion deficit, it increases the lifetime tax burden for households headed by a person aged 25 to 34 by A$10,000.
Unless the government is willing to increase taxes elsewhere to pay for tax cuts there will be longer-term costs for the budget and the economy. And younger Australians will wear these costs.