A playlist for Orlando. Plus: Global warming, and more.
A new series about making friends, a global music collective, and other collaborations.
The animated band made me believe that I, too, could do something cool.
A 19-year-old music conductor in Afghanistan won’t quit. Plus: A documentary on teens, and an essay on mental illness.
The history of the controversial word. Plus: A music time machine, Erykah Badu, and more.
An astrological encounter with Alex G.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg turns 83! Plus: Monster stars, music, Legos, and more.
Students say no to a rally for Trump. Plus: President Obama and J. Cole, memoirs, and music.
Let a song or lyric be your muse.
And we own the stage.
July’s theme is SOULMATES.
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!