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Whoopi! This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
   On February 14th, I had the chance of a lifetime. I knew that Whoopi Goldberg was a very special person and an accomplished actor, but I never expected her to be such an open and insightful person. Before the interview, we waited... (more »)
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Mona Ward, Recovering Drug Addict This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
   Let's be honest here. Have you ever used or thought about using drugs? Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you felt pressured into using? Most teens use drugs to feel as if they fit in with the "in" crowd.... (more »)
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Holocaust Survivor Helen Handler This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
     A small, older woman sits across from me. Her wispy blond hair moves with the breeze. She speaks with a Hungarian accent and her mocha-brown eyes intently look into mine as she speaks. How old were you when you began... (more »)
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An Interview With Glenn Hameroff, "Retired"... This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
   Glenn Hameroff, 51, was a teacher in the Three Village School District for 28 years, where the classes he taught included Great Moral Issues, Advanced Placement MicroEconomics and AP European History. He was diagnosed with... (more »)
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’60s Activist/Hippie Mark Valencia This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
     What was your family like? Did they think differently from you?I grew up in a mostly white town but my family was pretty liberal, especially about racial matters. My brother was best friends with a black boy down the... (more »)
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An Interview With World War II Veteran Angelo... This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
   An Interview with World War II VeteranAngelo Abruzziby Dan M.,Congers, NY I interviewed my great grandfather, Angelo Abruzzi, who wassubjected to the horror and terror of World War II. He was 25 years old at thetime and now his... (more »)
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Rape Survivor This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
   Rape is a touchy subject, but I believe we all need to beaware that it does happen, and sometimes to people we love. The person Iinterviewed was raped when she was younger. She is now a successful woman, wifeand mother. She is... (more »)
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Smoker Robert This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
     What made you start smoking?I really don’t know. Everyone was doing it: my friends, my parents, all of society. I guess I never really understood why it was so wrong, so I never thought it was bad. Also, because... (more »)
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Medical Examiner Ms. Jamie Obarst This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
   What is the difference between a coroner and a medical examiner? A coroner is an elected official. Here in the state of Kansas a coroner has to be a physician but in some states they don't have to be. A medical examiner... (more »)
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World War II Survivor Mary Carano This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
     My grandmother, Mary Carano, is a remarkable woman who told me an amazing story. I am grateful she shared some of her memories of surviving the Nazi invasion of her village. Where and when were you born?I was born... (more »)
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Interview with Guide Dog Owner: Judi Jasek This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
Judi Jasek is a blind woman who has a guide dog named Ean. She works for the Catholic Guild for the Blind, an organization that supplies blind people with items unavailable in stores. How many guide dogs have you had?Ean is my third... (more »)
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Undercover Agent Nick This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
     Take a glimpse around your town and you will find uniformed officers working hard to keep the community peaceful. Not all officers are in uniform, though - some may be disguised as your neighbor. Nick, a former... (more »)
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College Student Lindsay G. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
     Are you one of the many high-school students perplexed as to where to apply to college? My sister is a sophomore at the University of Richmond in Richmond, Virginia. Several weeks ago I visited her and was curious how... (more »)
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R.L. Stine - The Interview Experience This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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   It was fifth period - English - when the phone rang in the classroom. Now, when the phone does ring, which is rare, the recipient, for some reason, is never me. So, when I heard my name, I knew that I had either done something really bad,... (more »)
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Holocaust Survivor: Michael Zeiger This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
Would you tell me about your family and occupation?I live with my wife in Randolph Township, New Jersey, and have three children and several grandchildren. I am 63 years old, president of a wine importing company and president of the Mount... (more »)
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Holocaust Survivor Jan Menchel This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
 Where and when were you born? I was born in 1926 in Czechoslovakia, in a small town called Yasina. What was life like when you were little? Life was very hard. Yasina was a small town in the Carpathean mountains, surrounded by... (more »)
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