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A Guide to the LGBTQ+ World
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1. First of all, if you are a homophobe: just no. It's 2015, welcome; you shouldn't be prejudiced against people just because of their sexual orientation or gender identity. Is it still needed to say that it is not a choice? If it was,... (more »)
Now Available in Red
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Apple has recently celebrated their 10 year anniversary of their partnership with Red, a charity organization trying to fight HIV and AIDS. To celebrate they have released a new product, a variation on the iPhone 6 and 7 with a red finish. A... (more »)
The Economic Implications of Assisted Suicide
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Euthanasia has become a significant topic of debate among citizens throughout the United States. It can be distinguished into three main categories: voluntary, when a patient desires euthanasia; involuntary, when a patient possesses the... (more »)
Wrong Place at the Wrong Time This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Sometimes life puts us in situations where we feel stuck and have nowhere else to go, like caged animals. They are taken from their homes into zoos and parks to start their new lives under the rules and conditions of human beings. Trapped in... (more »)
History Class Madness
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Do you believe that everyone should be treated equally? I’d like to think everybody in this school would say yes, but unfortunately I recognize this is simply not my reality. There are many who are against the degrading behavior towards... (more »)
Cultural Appropriation
By , Metairie, LA
Imagine writing one of the best papers of your life and receiving an F. Your neighbor looks at your paper because they have a similar topic. They change the topic sentence and turn in the exact same paper; they receive an A. That is how... (more »)
How the Travel Ban Has Affected Me This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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I am 15,  I live in Cary, N.C., and I am Muslim.  Recently,  Donald Trump re-issued his entry ban for certain Muslim countries for the next ninety days. My religion now makes me feel like an outcast. When I go to school, I... (more »)
The Emo Freak
By , Spring, TX
Romeo and Juliet is a play about two children and their families’ strife, cutting their relationship loose and killing both the starstruck lovers in an attempt on their lives. My life is a memoir about my best friend and his... (more »)
Selfless Gratitude
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His first impression was that of a spoilt stubborn boy who seemed to belong from a really affluent background. It was a good reputed school and students generally here were from well-off families who could afford its expensive education. I met... (more »)
The Dress Closet: The Difference Between...
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If I walked down the street, wearing a leather jacket, a miniskirt, and a faded, old t-shirt with some snarky slogan on it, you wouldn’t bat an eye. It’s 2017, after all, we girls aren’t expected to wear corsets and bonnets everywhere we... (more »)
Lilac Pajamas and Lady Gaga Fans This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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I never had much trouble coming out as gay. Aside from the standard tearful confessions and casual homophobia, coming out was easy. Coming to terms with the nature of my sexuality was a process that happened gradually, and by the time I was ready... (more »)
How You Know You’re Fat This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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I wonder when people decide you’re fat. Is it when you have to angle the heels of your feet outwards more than any of the other girls to show your thigh gap? or Is it when you sit down in a beach chair wearing a bikini and your... (more »)
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Grandma’s Biases This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Ever since I was young, my grandmother was openly racist around me. She would say things like “the only people committing crimes are Hispanics and blacks.” Discrimination is not okay. It is hurtful and causes divisions in our... (more »)
The Lost Argument of the Gender Neutral...
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Gender Neutral Bathrooms in schools is a very controversial topic that has been debated across the nation. These facilities provide a place to utilize the bathroom for anyone who does not feel comfortable using the regular, gender separated... (more »)
Full Gender Equality Includes Dinner Invitations This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Vice President Mike Pence stated that he does not dine alone with female colleagues or attend parties with alcohol without his wife in a 2002 interview with The Hill. Recently, these statements were brought up again in discussion due to his... (more »)
Understanding Privilege and Merit
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Privilege, specifically in America, is difficult to conquer because of the lack of communal efforts to admit where privilege does or does not lie. Therefore, we develop an incessant habit of incriminating others because we cannot see our own... (more »)
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