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SLUT DIARIES: “Does He Even Know What THOT Means?” Why Words Matter.

SLUT DIARIES: “Does He Even Know What THOT Means?” Why Words Matter.

Since 2012, a community of teen girls in NYC has been leading the charge to end slut shaming and transform rape culture through theater, writing, and youth-lead activism. The girls, […]

Interviews

‘Mean Girls’ + Social Media = New Novel ‘Populatti’ By Jackie Nastri Bardenwerper

‘Mean Girls’ + Social Media = New Novel ‘Populatti’ By Jackie Nastri Bardenwerper

We all remember the movie ‘Mean Girls’ starring Lindsay Lohan as an outcast who tries to fit in with a female clique by changing herself and covering up her past. […]

Contributors

Teenage Girl Revolutionizing E-Commerce Thanks To MIT Launch Initiative

Teenage Girl Revolutionizing E-Commerce Thanks To MIT Launch Initiative

By Emma Kirst Who doesn’t want to change the world? I have always been told that I would have the opportunity to change the world eventually. Even at 16, the […]

Editors Blog

WEEKLY WRAP UP: How I Turned An Eating Disorder Into My Inspiration

WEEKLY WRAP UP: How I Turned An Eating Disorder Into My Inspiration

Eating disorders are the biggest killer out of all mental illnesses. That is a scary fact. And if you are aware of how common depression and anxiety are, then it […]

Interviews

Inspiring Business Advice From A 17 Year Old Entrepreneur

Inspiring Business Advice From A 17 Year Old Entrepreneur

Alexandria Marrow is a 17 year old from Durham, North Carolina, but isn’t your average teen girl. She is an entrepreneur and has her own thriving gourmet cupcakery business called […]

Girl on a Mission

Teen Girls: The Next Generation Tackling Gender Inequality Globally

Teen Girls: The Next Generation Tackling Gender Inequality Globally

Thanks to the rise and dominance of social media, teens everywhere have been given a new voice that has never been heard before. In times past, the media portrayed teens […]

Celebrities

Selena Gomez: “Let’s Change The Game By Being Kind & Inspiring Each Other”

Selena Gomez: “Let’s Change The Game By Being Kind & Inspiring Each Other”

Popstar and actress Selena Gomez is an awesome young woman. At 21 years old she has been in the public eye since she was 10, and of course has gone […]

Body Image, Family Life

Dove Makes A Short Film Showing New Perspective On Teen Girls & “Selfies”

Dove Makes A Short Film Showing New Perspective On Teen Girls & “Selfies”

Dove wants to inspire all women to redefine beauty. That has been their overarching message for the past 10 years with their viral campaign hits such as “Real Beauty Sketches” […]

Causes

Teen Girls Made A Film About Eating Disorders & Won 2 Film Festival Awards

Teen Girls Made A Film About Eating Disorders & Won 2 Film Festival Awards

Olivia Maloney and Cameron Dreyer and two 7th grade girls from Colorado who have just done something that is restoring our faith in the next generation of young women. They […]

Girl on a Mission

Meet The Woman Helping Teen Girls Escape A Life Of Gangs, Rape & Violence

Meet The Woman Helping Teen Girls Escape A Life Of Gangs, Rape & Violence

Carlene Firmin is a woman who has dedicated her studies and life to putting an end to the rape of teenage girls by the male peers. The 29 year old […]

Entertainment

Time Magazine Says Teen Girls Are More Influential In Society Than Boys

Time Magazine Says Teen Girls Are More Influential In Society Than Boys

Time Magazine has just released its list of the 16 most influential teens of 2013. The most surprising and awesome part of this list is that it is dominated by […]

Family Life, Girl on a Mission, Politics, Working Women

Indian Teen Defies Arranged Marriage In Favor Of Journalism Career

Indian Teen Defies Arranged Marriage In Favor Of Journalism Career

There is a lot of negative press coming out from India at the moment, centering on many stories of rape and abuse. It’s shocking and horrific to say the least. […]

Causes, Celebrities, Fashion & Beauty, Girl on a Mission

Demi Lovato “I’ve Been Through It, Survived, And You Can Too”

Demi Lovato “I’ve Been Through It, Survived, And You Can Too”

Demi Lovato is no stranger to dealing with personal struggles. While she has an amazing music and TV career starting on The Disney Channel and now on The X Factor […]

Contributors

From Ethiopia To Atlanta, This High School Girl Has An Important Message For Teens

From Ethiopia To Atlanta, This High School Girl Has An Important Message For Teens

By Eden Mekonnen As a junior in high school, I must say that there are quite a lot of things that I’ve learned since my freshman year. I’ve transitioned from […]

Causes, Girl on a Mission

Texas Teens Go Makeup Free To Change The Standards Of Beauty

Texas Teens Go Makeup Free To Change The Standards Of Beauty

An amazing group of girls at a high school in Texas started a revolution that caught the attention of national media. They wanted to do something positive for their fellow […]