My school’s new dress code is meant to protect students, but it antagonizes an expression of black identity.
Diverse representation on TV and in movies is important.
The new semester is a taskmaster.
A feminist art collective, the return of Le Tigre, and the Internet.
Building homes away from home, committing to fun.
#OscarsSoWhite. Plus: Community-building in Detroit, and Beyoncé’s activism.
“Comics can be and should be for everyone.”
October's theme is SPIRIT. For details on how to send us your work, please read our Submit page. ✴
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!