August 2022


books
long reads worth checking out

crossword
easy piecy if you've done the reading

teenwork
lit, podcasts and more by teens out there

flicks
movies new and old to help understand today’s big issues

power
for mental health and personal growth

more sections


Starbucks thrives on Gen Z’s love of iced drinks




Warner Bros Discovery has poor diversity record




Germany’s super cheap public transport cuts traffic




China’s Gen Z faces disappointing job market




Teen pregnancy and violence burden Salvadoran girls



more news:

The 15-year-old boy who stole $24 million in cryptocurrency


EL PAIS:
“Ellis Pinsky tells his story but nobody knows whether to believe him”

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Weight loss and muscle-building supplements can contribute to disordered eating in young people


LA Times:
“With the advent of social media, body image issues in adolescents have risen dramatically”

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14 Hawaiian Teens Sue State, Transit Department Over Pollution


Teen Vogue:
“A group of 14 Hawaiian young people are suing the state of Hawai'i and the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) for infringing on their legal right to 'a clean and healthful environment'”

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Teenager Leila Mottley on writing her debut novel: ‘I’ve always done things at a warp speed’


The Guardian:
Nightcrawling, about marginalised lives in her home town of Oakland, has won fans including Dave Eggers and Ruth Ozeki”

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