“Black pain is profitable. Black death is profitable.”
Recommended reading for healing, understanding, motivation, and instruction.
A discussion with the creators and cast of the new movie Everything, Everything.
What the possible end of the Affordable Care Act means. Plus: More news we’re reading.
How Hanne Gaby Odiele is raising awareness. Plus: More of what we’re reading this morning.
On wokeness as a commodity and the branding of social justice.
The history of Black women activists. Plus: A breakdown of Thursday’s bombing in Afghanistan.
Women who have confronted police. Plus: High school journalists uncover a big story, & more.
Michelle Obama helps Yara Shahidi with college apps, Frank Ocean drops a new single, & more.
Black Lives Matter in London, the Affordable Care Act, and more.
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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!