Sometimes the only person you can save is yourself.
The politician talks about taking a stand for what you believe in.
The First Lady drops a new song. Plus: Activism in Chicago, and more.
Don’t worry if you can’t find the words right away—courage comes in many forms.
Self-love campaigns. Plus: Ariana Grande on SNL, Black Lives Matter, and Kanye West’s tweets.
Students say no to a rally for Trump. Plus: President Obama and J. Cole, memoirs, and music.
Kim’s selfies, transgender activism in Central America, and more.
(A) Use the block button. (B) You’re strong enough to take a stand.
Ava DuVernay directs a new film. Plus: Octavia Butler, and homophobia in activism.
The musician and activist was everything all at once.
September's theme is INFINITY.
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!