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Most Recent Articles About Discrimination

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Fighting Discrimination: Whom- but Ourselves-...
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Whom- but ourselves- should we hate? What gives us right to discriminate against a certain gender or race or group of people? I can understand hating an individual who has done us wrong, but what justification do we have to hate an entire... (more »)
I Can't Breathe
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"I can't breathe" cuz I'm black. I can't breathe cuz I come from black parents, black grandparents, and a nation of black people. I can't breathe because just yesterday and the day before, two men were shot and killed for no apparent reason, and... (more »)
Unity in Diversity Is Hard to Achieve in India
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“Unity in diversity is easy to talk about but hard to achieve in a country like India” India is a country where people belonging to different religions, castes and ethnicities, communicating in different languages, having... (more »)
Should There Even Be Change?
By , San Carlos, CA
On every single social media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, etc. , I have seen a very popular statement, “let’s stop judgement and let's stop using stereotypes.” Yet, I never find myself agreeing to these... (more »)
Love Wins
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The term LGBT stand for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender. I have a very close connection with this term, though i am a straight girl I know many who are homosexual. At my old school me and my friend were walking in the lunch room and... (more »)
Seperation and Discrimination
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Its kinda weird- we are all the same, but we are so hateful. We leave people out. We ostracize, we disregard, we are prejudice. All these things come from a human need to categorize things. We want to sort everything in our lives, create a... (more »)
Open Letter to the Editor-in-Chief
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This is an open letter for the editors of TeenInk Magazine. It is an honor for me to write here in TeenInk. I am a Filipino teenage girl. My school paper adviser suggested us to read featured articles here in Teen Ink and I was very amazed... (more »)
Women's Rights
By , Brainerd, MN
Why are women considered to be like trophies or awards?  Men think that every woman should be of a trophy, one that can be displayed or shown off.  When a man and woman date, the female is often almost required  to give her body to the... (more »)
Here’s to Acceptance, Our Culture, to Our... This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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You are in India, riding through the teeming intersection in the heart of a city, when a few men come knocking at your car. They beg for money. Your driver’s eyes are fixed on the road.  He does not hear or see the people outside.... (more »)
The Truth About Being a Lesbian This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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I am a girl. I like other girls. Nothing else to it but that. No, I wasn’t born this way. No, someone didn’t turn me gay for the rest of my life. No, I’m not waiting for the perfect guy to come along and sweep me off my feet.... (more »)
We Have a Voice
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As a society, how do we conquer and make the world a better place to live in? Maybe if everyone had the same mentality we could move forward as a society, but in great times of advances we are not developing our potential, only sinking in... (more »)
Sexism in the Gaming Community: How it Surfaces... This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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After joining the gaming community over three years ago, I’ve learned that not everything in the community is about playing FPS games and battling OP dragons. Upon joining the gaming community, I was faced with blatant sexism, the likes of... (more »)
Girls Are a Gender
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Girls nowadays isn't even a gender for boys anymore. We just toys that they can play with anytime they want. They say they want us but yet they go looking for others. Guys don't want a girl they want multiple toys. Guys don't want to be with... (more »)
Children Don't Understand
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Kids in this generation are constantly on their phones even in the classrooms. Take the situation covered by CSmonitor posted March 31, 2013; A white male student and an African American student had both been on their devices during a class... (more »)
The Sexism of School Dress Code
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Are school dress codes sexist and targeting females more than males? The question of school dress codes is a controversial argument in today’s society. In my opinion, the answer to the question of dress codes in schools being sexist is... (more »)
Child Soldiers
By , aurora, CO
Judges,           Did you know that there are currently 120,000 children in war in Africa? So many children are struggling right now to find food and shelter. They didn’t want the war,... (more »)
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