Read the new zine created by an 11-year-old advocate for diverse books.
Amandla and Mars talk about creativity and representation. Plus: Animal rights, police brutality, & more.
Stories behind the powerful photo from Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
“You are real. Your identity is real. What you’re fighting for—your words, your power—that’s all real.”
A new interview with the actor. Plus: Game of Thrones, and a girl’s guide to the internet.
Fighting for the right to inform. Plus: Amandla and Zendaya at the Met Gala, and remembering Afeni Shakur.
An interview with Amandla Stenberg. Plus: Rom-coms and disability, and the meaning behind Lemonade.
Amandla’s new film, black philosophy, and a new project from St. Vincent.
Podcast and newsletter recommendations, plus a new short film directed by Amandla Stenberg!
Interview honors Rowan Blanchard, Amandla Stenberg, Tyler Ford, & others. Plus: Carly Rae Jepsen on tour!
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!