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How Lorde and Tavi Helped Me Reconcile With Feminism

Isabel Rothberg | Posted 03.24.2014 | Women
Isabel Rothberg

I have a confession to make: I don't understand feminism. It's not that I don't support feminism; I just don't fully understand it.

Neko Case Makes Borscht, Wins Hearts

Stephanie Keller | Posted 10.29.2013 | Entertainment
Stephanie Keller

Leave it to Neko Case, singer/songwriter/force-of-nature to turn out a darling 18 minute video about making borsch.

Greta Gerwig: 'I've Never Been Overweight,' But 'I Struggle With It Anyway'

Posted 08.07.2013 | Women

Even women who have never really struggled with their weight are prone to bouts of self-loathing -- and that applies to movie stars, too. Greta Ge...

How To Deal With Homesickness

| Posted 06.13.2013 | Teen

By Gabby Noone I spent most of last summer waiting for fall, when I’d finally get to move away from home for my first year of college. I daydream...

6 Ways To Deal With Doubt

| Posted 04.08.2013 | Teen

By Danielle Henderson I’ve made a lot of questionable decisions in my life, and I’ve had to live with a fair amount of doubt about them as a re...

Are Debutante Balls Still A Thing?

rookiemag.com | Posted 02.07.2013 | Teen

I have been to many debutante parties in my life....

Tavi's Evolution From Fashion To Feminism

vanityfairlogo | Posted 11.27.2012 | Teen

By Julie Miller Four years after launching The Style Rookie at the age of 11 -- the spunky style blog that would earn her early acceptance into th...

Female Writers Spill What They Don't Love About Drinking

Leah Odze Epstein | Posted 12.04.2012 | Women
Leah Odze Epstein

"There was always a certain point in the evening when I'd feel just perfect, like how I imagined humans were built to feel: My boobs grew like three cup sizes, I felt one with my friends and the universe, I could handle anything, I could play. Without a drink, I didn't know how to have fun."

PHOTOS: Tavi Gevinson Celebrates Rookie One-Year Anniversary

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 09.17.2012 | New York

Tavi Gevinson and her fashionable cohort of teenage fans celebrated the one-year anniversary of Rookie Magazine, as well as the book release of "Rooki...

The Best Tweets From Women This Week

Posted 11.15.2012 | Women

We're always excited when Rookie, 16-year-old style blogger Tavi Gevinson's site for teen girls, runs a new "Ask a Grown Man" video. The series featur...

The Reason So Many Women Love Teen Site Rookie Mag

Slate | Posted 07.27.2012 | Women

Over drinks with a friend last week, talk turned to our fumbling sex lives. She mentioned an advice column—it detailed how to deal with body insecur...

'7 Things I Wish I Knew When I Decided To Drop Out Of College'

Rookie Mag | Posted 04.26.2012 | Teen

I tried going to college directly after high school, and I hated it. It was a small liberal arts college on the East Coast. Most of the students had w...

The Importance Of Being Awkward

| Posted 04.03.2012 | Teen

By Pixie Casey “I remember going to my 10-year high school reunion; I was never friends with anybody, and that’s kind of why I went, as a socio...

Wise Words From Our Favorite Rookie

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.11.2012 | Arts

Wunderkind Tavi Gevinson started a style blog when she was only 13. Through her electric granny-chic aesthetic and insightful voice on feminism and gr...

PHOTOS: How Tavi Gevinson Won Me Over

The Huffington Post | Lori Fradkin | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Tavi Gevinson is a fashion darling. That’s the term that’s been attached to her since she shot to worldwide fame before the age of 13. She was a k...

Tavi Celebrates One-Year Anniversary

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 11.13.2012 | Style

Tavi Gevinson and her fashionable cohort of teenage fans celebrated the one-year anniversary of Rookie Magazine, as well as the book release of "Rooki...

Wise Words From Our Favorite Rookie

Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Wunderkind Tavi Gevinson started a style blog when she was only 13. Through her electric granny-chic aesthetic and insightful voice on feminism and gr...