Being racially profiled at school.
A guide to tackling internalized racism, misogyny, and more.
A guide to cutting ties and creating distance when your loved ones aren’t fighting the same fight as you.
Supporting each other through Trump’s presidency, without limit or shame.
A violently racist incident, blocks away from school.
Aware of the need for self-awareness.
What does a Black future look like, when history keeps repeating itself?
Back-to-school chronicles: featuring panic, extreme heat, and schedule changes.
I’m never not seen as an adult.
I’ve quit ignoring racism in my relationships.
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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!