The National Youth Rights Association - a youth-led non-profit that works to advance the civil rights
and civil liberties of young people. Generally the organization fights against ageism
, specifically it works to lower the voting age
, lower the drinking age
, repeal curfew
laws, and protect student rights
NYRA is also notable for having a grassroots based, transparent, and democratic structure and culture.
Pronounced Nye-rah (rhymes with Myra)