The activist celebrates her 19th birthday. Plus: Beyoncé and other stars speak out against police brutality.
The history of a charged word, the new Ghostbusters movie, and more.
Stories behind the powerful photo from Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
An interview with the artist and self-love warrior.
The tennis legend wins again! Plus: #CarefreeBlackKids2k16, Pokémon Go, & more.
A podcast, video, and documentary that make us hopeful.
A new street art series critiques consumption. Plus: Questions Muslims are tired of hearing, & more.
When you realize the Big Goal you’ve been working toward isn’t what you want.
Tips for not drinking when everyone is drinking.
This week, there have been at least two police-related killings of black men in the U.S.
August’s theme is FILL IN THE BLANK.
Here’s what kinds of submissions we’re looking for, plus info on how to send us your work. ✴
Rookie is an online magazine and book series for teenagers. Each month, a different editorial theme drives the writing, photography, and artwork that we publish. Learn more about us here, and find out how to submit your work here!