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Body Image, Contributors

I Inherited My Mother’s Insecurities So I Started A Body Positive Org. For Girls To Break The Cycle

I Inherited My Mother’s Insecurities So I Started A Body Positive Org. For Girls To Break The Cycle

By Christina Verzijl I live in the wonderfully eclectic and exceptionally warm city of San Antonio, Texas where I run a positive body positive program called Body Project 4 High […]

Contributors

SLUT DIARIES: A Male Teenager Explains Why He Calls Himself A Feminist

SLUT DIARIES: A Male Teenager Explains Why He Calls Himself A Feminist

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, […]

Contributors

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]