Teen Climate Activists Wanted Real Action. The UN Gave Them iMovie Lessons and a 'Games of Thrones' Actor.

"Nothing here produced anything tangible that could be handed to our world leaders on Monday from the youth movement.”


The Wrong Conversation About School Shootings

A culture of hypervigilence and militarization isn't the same thing as gun control.


JUUL Is Making Buckets of Cash, but at Least the CEO Is 'Sorry'

A generation of kids who vape, a $38 billion valuation, and an apology.


I Helped My Friend Cheat on Her SATs and I Would Do It Again

"I wanted to dupe the system and get away with it."


I Tried THC Juul Pods to See What the Hype Was About

Juul doesn't make official THC pods, but they're not exactly hard to get.


The Hip New Teen Trend Is Leading the Climate Movement to Save the World

An upcoming nationwide school strike is being organized by three girls who are years away from being able to vote.


'Pen15' Is a Hilarious Way to Relive Your Middle School Trauma

The show is an "actual rainbow gel pen, in a sea of black and blue writing utensils."


Nigella Lawson Helped Me Cure My Heartbreak

When my first love broke my heart, I found joy in cooking—and an encouraging DM from Nigella Lawson.


I Got My First Good Night's Sleep When I Became Homeless at 17

My homophobic parents wanted to crush my spirit into a box, so I jumped out of the window and ran for my life.


The Car Crash Caused by the Bird Box Challenge Reveals the Dark Side of Memes

Internet culture once gave the movie a boost, and now may have resulted in a teen driving into oncoming traffic.