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Cinderella (2021)
Movie

Cinderella (2021)

Musical fairy tale about following dreams has risqué jokes. Full expert review
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
 
Movie

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings

Funny, poignant, thrilling MCU adventure; action violence. Full expert review
He's All That
Movie

He's All That

Remake of '90s romcom has language and bullying. Full expert review
PAW Patrol: The Movie
 
Movie

PAW Patrol: The Movie

Brave, talented pups save the day in pre-K adventure. Full expert review
Psychonauts 2
 
Game

Psychonauts 2

Great tale explores mental health in fun yet sensitive way. Full expert review
Only Murders in the Building
TV

Only Murders in the Building

Language, some gory images in fun NYC murder mystery. Full expert review
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Designing Digital Spaces with Kids in Mind

The UK’s Age Appropriate Design Code can now be enforced, and represents a major step forward in protecting kids online.
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Streaming Content? Your Kids’ Privacy Might Be At Risk

Our new report shows most streaming apps and devices do not meet the minimum level of privacy protections recommended for kids.
The Digital Equity Act Invests in Digital Navigators to Help Close the Digital Divide

The Digital Equity Act Invests in Digital Navigators to Help Close the Digital Divide

Lawmakers should include funding for digital navigator programs in the next federal infrastructure package.
The Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

The Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

The EBB will connect more families than ever before.

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