Jazmine Rogers is a 19-year-old youth leader with the Kansas juvenile justice group Progeny. She is also a college sophomore studying social work. She is passionate about elevating the voices of young people and shedding a light on how they can come up with proactive solutions to keep youth out of prison.
The Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Jazmine Rogers is a youth leader with the Kansas juvenile justice group Progeny. Growing up in Kansas, I’ve witnessed the heartbreaking relentlessness of our state’s youth […]