In a Class of 20 Teen Girls, Six Have Been Sexually Assaulted, New Study Finds
According to new study, getting an education is tough for teenage girls in the US—especially for those whose identities are already marginalized.
Capturing Teenage Girlhood in All Its Awkward Glory
Jenny Gage's documentary "All This Panic" follows a group of New York schoolgirls as they come of age in the city. We talk to Gage and one of its stars.
This Documentary Perfectly Captures What It's Like to Come of Age as a Girl in NYC
We spoke to Jenny Gage about her film 'All This Panic,' which follows seven New York City girls as they go through adolescence.
Kate Loftus O'Brien
Girls Talk About the First Time They Felt Powerless
From the age of ten, girls start to lose confidence. We spoke to young women to find out how we can fix that for future generations.
The Film That Made Me...
What 'Marie Antoinette' Taught Me About Being a Teenage Girl
The film that tanked compared to 'The Virgin Suicides' and 'Lost In Translation' is a cult classic Sofia Coppola should be praised for.
Science Finally Explains Why Teen Boys Are Clumsy as Hell
University of Bologna researchers have found that teen boys experiencing growth spurts are unable to walk straight. We ask them why science proves that teen boys really are awkward as you remember.
Inside the World of Feminist Teen Girls Obsessed with Serial Killers
It used to be that if you had a thing for a serial killer, you'd send a private letter to their prison. Now, thanks to social media, you can make your love as public as you like.
Shazia Mirza Is Taking on the Islamic State One Joke at a Time
We caught up with the outspoken comic, whose new show tackles the British teenage girls who fled to Syria to join ISIS.
What It's Like to Be the Only Girl at an All-Boys' School
I was 16 when I joined an elite school that had never admitted girls past its fancy front gates. I'm glad I got out alive.
Deep Ass Questions
Why Are so Many Adults Obsessed with One Direction?
"It's more that 1D reminds me I am going to die."
When Teenage Girls Find Out They're Genetically Male
Being a teenager is hard enough, but intersex girls with Swyer Syndrome grapple with problems way beyond the usual zits and PMS.
Thinkpieces And Shit
Alanis Morissette’s ‘Jagged Little Pill’ Taught Me Everything About Being a Woman
As it turns 20, we revisit the record that perfectly encapsulates everything that women are encouraged not to be.