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Most Recent Pride & Prejudice Articles

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#NotGuilty - in Response to the Article of a...
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What I have to say has been said a thousand times, by a thousand different people. My opinions are not unique. But, because I have been subject to the the absurd idea that things that have happened to me have been my fault, of my doing because I... (more »)
Redefining Feminism This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
Dear Teen Ink Readers: For many generations everyone has had a preconceived idea that feminist assert women are better than men, creating a “hot topic” for discussion, however “Feminism isn’t about making women... (more »)
The F Word
Feminism. The big F word. The misinterpreted word that has sparked controversy all throughout history and to this day sparks discussion. The word that some consider “offensive” and “aggressive”, because what’s more offensive than... (more »)
A Freedom of Feminism This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
It starts with awareness.          Gender equality is the “equal rights, responsibilities, and opportunities of women and men and girls and boys”.  Now, what is the difference... (more »)
I Am Beautiful
I AM BEAUTIFUL When waiting in line at the grocery store, and you want some light reading, do you grab the magazine with the overweight, acne covered girl on the cover or the flawless model who has tips on how to be just like her? As humans,... (more »)
Fitting In
By , Olathe, KS
Society has this funny way of lying to people.  It says that it won’t judge or make assumptions about people but yet that’s exactly what it does.  Better yet, that’s what we as people do; we judge and make fun of... (more »)
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Human
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Humans, you know one when you see one, but we all are very different.  It seems as though some act as if the differences are something weird, treating people like an object, animal, or alien. Black vs. white, Muslim vs. Christianity, young... (more »)
With Love This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
When I’m scared, I go online and listen to old theme songs from shows I used to watch as a little kid.   Sometimes I cry or try to logically think situations and circumstances through, but lately I’ve been reverting... (more »)
Fit In Not
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"You and your whimsical sense of humor."My friend choked as we finally ceased laughing over one of the stupid things I had deliberately said. "'Whimsical' is a big word."I put on a deadpan face, trying not to burst... (more »)
I Am Hero This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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I shook and dissolved into beams of pride and pain as Neiel Israel spoke the line into existence: “Every day a black man walks He is like Jesus, Terrified of crucifixion.” He strides down Newbury Street responding... (more »)
Fairy-Tale Fallacy This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Once, and twice, and three times as well, during a specific time in a specific made-up place, there lived a pretty girl in a not-so-pretty life. She sat around in despair because she could not go to the ball or leave the tower or wake up from... (more »)
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Thick, Curly, and Big This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
Thick, curly, and big. Some see it as a political statement, others a side effect of being African American. What do I think? I accept my hair as a natural aspect of who I am, but this was not always the case. For most of my life my mother... (more »)
The Words of an Anarchist
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The words of an anarchist, the thoughts of one who believes in freedom and justice for all. How can you understand equality of anything if you have no basis of truth. These are words that can direct your entire life, and they do for me. I was... (more »)
I Have a Dream that Women... This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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I speak on behalf of all female students that are involved in any and all public school systems and also as a wakeup call for the male students as well. Three words… School dress code. An unnecessarily over-enforced rule in... (more »)
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Love is love.
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My dear friends, what I’m here to tell you today is this: Love is love. Beneath our skin and the rings on our fingers, we are all the same physical symphony of bones. It does not matter whose lips our lips touch nor whose hands our hands... (more »)
LGBT Youth Speak Out
Like most schools, my high school has at least some students who are a part of certain minorities. One of these minorities-and possibly the most controversial- is the LGBT community. Although the treatment of LGBT youth has gotten... (more »)
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