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Gay, Lesbian, bi relationships are okay!!
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I don't understand why most people in the world don't like people of the same sex to be in a relationship. I'm bisexual myself and people come up to me and start critizing me because i am, but they dont understand that I'm special in... (more »)
Subsection: Love / Relationships Articles   951 comments
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Teenage Love?
Do you believe in love in high school? Could it possibly exist? No way, kids don't know what true love is... But, how many people do you know that dated in high school that are currently married and happy? I personally know about 4 couples very... (more »)
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The Homework Revolution This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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A young girl sits at her desk, reviewing her homework assignments for the evening. English: read three chapters and write a journal response. Math: complete 30 problems, showing all work. Science: do a worksheet, front and back. French: study... (more »)
Subsection: School / College Articles   814 comments
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My Religion This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
I have a magnet on my mirror stating, “Life is not about finding yourself – life is about creating yourself.” This is the statement I live by. Many people do not believe me when I say I am an atheist. They don’t understand that I simply... (more »)
Subsection: Spirituality / Religion Articles   757 comments
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Why are boys so confusing?
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Why do boys always go for the pretty girls? They have to have the blonde hair and blue eyes! But what about the girls with dark hair and green eyes? Aren't they pretty too? Boys always go for the pretty girls, they want to look popular with... (more »)
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Drinking Age Should Be Lowered
People use alcohol for numerous reasons; peer pressure, celebration, anxiety, sadness, boredom, rebellion and insomnia are just a few. Teens fall under the category of “people”. The legal drinking age is currently twenty-one, but illegally... (more »)
Subsection: Drugs / Alcohol / Smoking Articles   654 comments
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Twilight on Equality This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that while reading Twilight I was “dazzled” (pun intended). Almost anyone alive for the past couple of months is certainly aware of the saga, which has received excited acclaim not only from teenagers... (more »)
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If You Are Not Christian Why Would You Go To Hell?
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I think that even if you are not christian,you will make it in heaven! How do we know if what the bible says is true? We don't really have a reliable source for that. And just because you are not a follower does not? mean you are not his... (more »)
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I don't like Lady Gaga.
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Blasphemy alert. I’m a sixteen year old American girl and I don’t like Lady Gaga. And no, it’s not because I don’t like her music, her costumes, or her performances. I just don’t like being manipulated. Actually, I lied. It’s partly... (more »)
Subsection: Entertainment / Celebrities Articles   470 comments
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Capital Punishment Is Dead Wrong This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
Murder is wrong. Since childhood we have been taught this indisputable truth. Ask yourself, then, what is capital punishment? In its simplest form, capital punishment is defined as one person taking the life of another. Coincidentally, that is the... (more »)
Subsection: Social Issues / Civics Articles   464 comments
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How Many Of You Hate America?
The common view of things is often different from the reality. They can be twisted, beautiful images that shield us from the truth. Sometimes people should think of it not as a shield, but as a blindfold. Because a world superpower is taking steps... (more »)
Subsection: Current Events / Politics Articles   358 comments
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The Other Side of the COin: Truths About...
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Try to imagine that, millions of years ago, small particles hit together and collided, spinning out of control, till BANG- they created multiple solar systems, stars, and planets. Does that sound reasonable? I think not. What kind of person would... (more »)
Subsection: Spirituality / Religion Articles   345 comments
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Should Teens Be Tried As Adults This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
   Should teenagers be tried as adults? Opinions differ. Some people argue that teenagers don't know what they are doing when they commit a crime and are still too young to comprehend what is right and wrong. I totally disagree. I... (more »)
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School or Sleep. Why must we choose?
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In a country that is searching for answers as to why its children are not performing at top capacity, it seems fairly obvious that one of those answers may be found in the time at which they start their school day. For any parent who has looked... (more »)
Subsection: School / College Articles   318 comments
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Luv 2 Txt This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
You need to send a quick text to your mom to tell her soccer practice is canceled. In an effort not to get caught, you reach ever so slowly, skillfully, and one-handedly into your backpack. Drawing your bright purple handheld lifeline from the... (more »)
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Keeping Music Real This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
Music is a powerful thing. It evokes feelings and has the power to bring people together. Music is also a way for people to express themselves and share ideas, whether through poetic lyrics or throbbing anthems. But today, artists are not known... (more »)
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