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Teen Activists

The 14 Most Fearless Teens Of 2014

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 12.03.2014 | Teen

HuffPost Teen spent the year documenting the adventures and achievements of incredible, badass teens who are dominating social media, revolutionizing...

Politicians Have A Duty To Teenagers, Too

Susannah Keogh | Posted 09.16.2014 | Teen
Susannah Keogh

Two years ago, I made the decision to study politics. I have to be honest, the subject wasn't my first choice. It was one of those "nothing else appeals to me but hey, as a last resort I'll take this" decisions.

When Girls Are Part of the Solution Everyone Benefits

Lauren Hersh | Posted 05.07.2014 | Impact
Lauren Hersh

Our journey began in March 2013 with the creation of Project Impact, an arts-based leadership workshop for teen trafficking survivors. We spent three months working with the 15-18 year-old residents of JCCA's Gateways

'HIV Does Not Define Who I Am' (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Krystie Yandoli | Posted 06.24.2013 | Teen

Like any typical middle schooler, Paige Rawl enjoyed playing soccer, participating in show choir and cheerleading. But after confiding in a friend abo...

Becoming A Model

Jazz Girard | Posted 01.26.2012 | Home
Jazz Girard

So how did I become a model, you might ask? I did so by attending a Model United Nations conference at Columbia University in New York City this past weekend.

How to Find Time to Volunteer in High School

Simone Bernstein | Posted 12.10.2011 | Home
Simone Bernstein

Yes, you know it's important for students to volunteer. And yes, you want to give back to your community. But how can students find opportunities that fit their packed schedule? Consider being a virtual volunteer.

Alex Lin: 16-Year-Old Activist Turned 300,000 Pounds Of eWaste Into Computers For Developing Countries

TakePart.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

He's overseen the recycling of 300,000 pounds of e-waste. He's successfully lobbied the Rhode Island state legislature to ban the dumping of electroni...