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Love starts young This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Over the past few years, the media has become more open to portraying characters in TV shows, books and movies as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender. In AMC’s Halt and Catch Fire, the main character, Joe, is bisexual. In Modern Family, a... (more »)
Apology
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What could a baby girl of about 5yrs old would say to her daddy, when he beats her mercilessly for nothing,"Please daddy don't beat me for something that I haven't done, it was not my mistake to be a girl, yet I apologize "SORRY DADDY!!"" (more »)
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Gay Marriage
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Currently in the United States, gay marriage is slowly being acknowledged and becoming legal in majority of states in the U.S., 36 states in total. I strongly believe that this is the right thing to be done and to be guarenteed by the... (more »)
Unique People This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
     Is it possible to practice an Olympic event a couple times and then qualify for that event in the world Olympics and place 7th in the world? According to Louis Zamperini, it is. He was an entirely individual person who grew up as a... (more »)
His name was Zander
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A few days ago, a young trans man named Zander commited suicide. He posted his suicide note on his blog, saying he felt bullied by his family and was sexualy assaulted. His mother was not supportive of him, and wold accuse him of stealing mone... (more »)
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Title IX Women Equality
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Today in the U.S we have a big issue; that issue is “Title IX”.  This issue has been a problem for a long time and needs to be changed. Title IX discriminates gender equality in sports.   Most people agree that it is a good thing but some... (more »)
Should gay marriage be legalized in the USA?
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A major problem in our society, is the decision of legalizing gay marriage. Since already 36 out of 50 states have legalized gay marriage, the question still remains, does gay marriage has positive or negative outcomes in our everyday lives?... (more »)
Perception
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It's amazing how perception can cloud our judgement, isn't it? We see the world in our own way, so that must be the way it is. If someone sees it differently, they are ignorant and a liar. The other day I saw a vine. In it, two black... (more »)
Through the Eyes of a Teenage Feminist
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The Woman’s Rights Movement lasted from 1848 to 1920, it lasted approximately 72 years! In the end of this movement women were    finally given their right to vote. We were finally equal…or were we? Inequality for gender still exists; a... (more »)
Cultural Appropriation
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Before i begin my statement, let me explain cultural appropriation for those of you who don't understand its meaning. Cultural appropriation is the ignorant theft of another ethnic group/races culture. Ignorant theft means wearing different... (more »)
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Different Aren't We All?
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That little boy you are calling gay is already being bullied for other things in life. That girl you are beating upf or being "different" is a disorder and not something she can control. You are picking on the innocences, it's... (more »)
Anti-Discrimination
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We are all created with different skin tone, different hair color, different looks, and absolutely different abbilties. You might be so much prettier than the others but others may be smarter than you. However as a human beings with a lot of... (more »)
Somethings Can't Be Ignored
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Discrimination against skin color has always been a sensitive issue, which is also becoming more and more talked about as time goes on. Some people choose to ignore it but may I add with everyone around you bringing it up and disliking each... (more »)
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The Plight of Girls in India
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PLIGHT OF GIRL CHILD IN OUR COUNTRY “She is the reason that we have men, She is the reason for life on the earth, She is the bud to every flower, then Why she is still tortured, then why Does she still have to struggle to Get... (more »)
Electric Chair This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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I saw them two white girls on their way past me me and my sister letting our cow graze and they asked us where the maypops grow but we didn’t know. We knew our place. But when all those hundreds went searching that night all... (more »)
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Proud to be Black
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I am proud to be black. I am un apologetically black. I am unapologetic in your fear of my blackness and my pride. I will not let your predjudice define who i am, or who i will be. I will wear what i want when i want without your perception of... (more »)
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