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Lawmakers Say “Screw It” and Cancel Health...
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Washington DC—During an impromptu restroom meeting, top Lawmakers discussed on Monday the future of healthcare under the Trump Administration.          One of the most groundbreaking elements... (more »)
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Seed Power
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The life of our fellow plant starts here. It is a small seed. It is a new recruit, just dispatched from its parent. It is buried in the soil, waiting for the right conditions. At last, it finds the right temperature, water, oxygen, and light... (more »)
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Pride This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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On a breezy Saturday morning in mid-June, I rose from my dorm room bed at Northwestern University and boarded an “El” train from Evanston to Boystown, a historically LGBT neighborhood in Chicago, with the hopes of experiencing my very first... (more »)
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Who I Am To Become
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My sister Sabina is infuriatingly perfect. She graduated with a 4.0 GPA and received a full four year scholarship for volleyball; and so, in her junior year, when she called our mother to declare her major it was expected that she would be as... (more »)
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A Winding Road
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I sat in my mom’s closet, gripping the letter that had so quickly snuffed out any hope of my attending the most prestigious private school in our county. Moments earlier, my parents had handed me the letter, gingerly delivering the blow... (more »)
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Transformation
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I faced the sponge-shaped building, petrified by the concept of the unknown.  Simmons Hall, one of the most distinctive dorm buildings on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology campus, towered over me, framed by a grayish sky. Knots twisted... (more »)
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Experience of a Lifetime
By , Miramar, FL
The presence of stress and sweat fill the air. Student government election season is the time for the ambitious to come out and fight for a position. I only looked at the title and did not consider how much responsibility and work comes with... (more »)
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My Grandmother
By , Miramar, FL
My biggest fear has always been being alone. The idea of not having any company and losing my loved ones has always been such a tough subject for me to talk about with anyone, including myself. There comes a point in life though where you have... (more »)
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The Importance of Failure
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I can relate to Bella M. when she wrote about failing in her article The Importance of Failure. Bella said"..I failed one of my classes sophomore year." In her article. And I can relate to the author here because I also experienced... (more »)
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Review of Northeastern University
By , Wyckoff, NJ
Boston, Massachusetts: Located in the heart of Boston, Northeastern University definitely is considered a city school. In most cases this means no freshly cut green quads with students playing frisbee, no guaranteed peace and quiet, and no... (more »)
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The Path to Peace Begins with Me
By , Miramar, FL
When considering the most influential and inspirational people in the world, Martin Luther King Jr. Indeed comes to mind. Respectably, he is possibly the greatest leader due to his prominent role as a civil rights activist and advocacy for... (more »)
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Dear Harvard
By , Lantana, TX
 Dear Harvard,   Please understand when getting this letter that the intention is not a rude one, just an informitory one. A vast number of people apply to your school every year with the intentions of following their dreams. What they... (more »)
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What's Your Cheese? This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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The book Who Moved My Cheese? tells the story of how four little creatures, creatures that each represent a different part of a person’s personality, achieve their goal: to find the cheese. It isn’t a walk in the park; they have to... (more »)
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Write and Wrong
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I was never really good at school, in fact as far as our education system goes I pretty much failed at meeting the typical model of a student, but from this I have discovered my true passion. I was an undeniably intelligent child, and I relied... (more »)
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The Dangers of Standardization This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Standardized testing has been one of the root causes of anxiety throughout my educational career. It started in elementary school, where I needed to excel on the CATs in order to feel like I was reasonably smart. Then it was on to middle... (more »)
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I Speak the Truth This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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When one considers the great speakers, writers, and poets of our time, Lil Wayne never makes the list. Nor should he. The man is not particularly lyrically talented, and relies on wordplay to make his songs interesting. Yet this line from Lil... (more »)
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