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Most Recent Articles About Discrimination

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Understanding White Privilege This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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The majority of the U.S. population, including me, is white and privileged. While the advantages bestowed upon white Americans are not always obvious, white privilege can be seen everywhere. Blogs like “thisiswhiteprivilege” aim to... (more »)
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Women in Technology
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Men have always dominated the technology field, regardless of the various technological advancements women have achieved in the past decade. The technology industry is not only competitive, but also extremely stereotypical: women have always... (more »)
Women in Technology
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Men have always dominated the technology field, regardless of the various technological advancements women have achieved in the past decade. The technology industry is not only competitive, but also extremely stereotypical: women have always... (more »)
Do They Speak For Me? This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Yes, we can hear you. You make fun of me and my brother everyday. All because he’s different and I’m doing all I know to protect him. You can’t tell but I go home at least once a week crying because I feel like losing hope in the world of... (more »)
THH: I'm Pro-Racist If You're Not
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Our lunch table is a circle, a bunch of old junior high friends who had stuck together through the luck of schedules. Two of the boys there happen to be ethnically Indian, and were musing to each other one day. “There’s so many freaking... (more »)
Controversy of Racism and Opposition of...
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   There is much controversy between racism, and homosexuality. Practices opposing both, and embracing both have been around since mankind came-to-be. Some people believe that one color defines who you are, or one makes you the upper... (more »)
Pine Fever
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Who lives in a pineapple under the sea? Certainly not me, and I want to keep it that way. I mean, what’s the deal with pineapples? I just don’t understand why so many people like them. Being delicacies all around the world, many are... (more »)
Gay Rights
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 The topic I’m writing about today is Gay Rights. The rights to be with who you want to be with and live your life as you want. I’m not saying that everyone has to agree with what I say, but I think everyone should be treated... (more »)
The Right to Say I Do
Today, 14 out of 194 countries fully allow same-sex marriage. These countries include Netherlands, Belgium, Canada, Spain, South Africa, Norway, Sweden, Argentina, Iceland, Portugal, Denmark, Urugay, New Zealand and France. In the United States... (more »)
THH: Feminist, Not A Man-Hater
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“Feminism has become synonymous with man-hating,” says Emma Watson in her speech to the U.N. Council, promoting the new campaign HeForShe, “and that has to stop.” Our former Harry Potter star (and now Goodwill... (more »)
I Am Not Toxic
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We're told from a young age that we should avoid bad people. We should avoid toxic people, we should always be happy, and that it's our job to make other people feel better. We should always be positive, and we should always look on the... (more »)
Shame on You
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A little girl who grew up always being told she was "different" and "exotic" and feeling like they didn't tell her everything. Like a secret. She didn't know and was lost and confused in her own body and personality.... (more »)
You're Too Young
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Have you ever been told you’re too young to do or understand something? I’m going to jump out on a limb here and assume the answer is a resounding yes. When I was about 14 years old, I announced that I had started writing a book and was met... (more »)
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Why Be Like That?
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So, people usually judge people by the color of their skin, right? Well, I'm here to tell you that it's something you shouldn't do. When I'm witnessing someone being discriminating, honestly it brings me to tears. It tears me apart. You should... (more »)
Being Unique
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Here's a piece of advice from me to you; never, ever feel crappy about the ways others treat you. Some people are different, and that's okay. But society seems to think that's a bad thing. Instead of focusing on the... (more »)
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Love: a Right or a Crime?
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In 2009, a woman married a roller coaster. In 2001, a man married a picture of himself. They both had large weddings, including all of the cultural traditions and all of their friends and family. In 2013, a baker refused to make a cake for a... (more »)
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