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    ‘Friendsgiving’ Is The Perfect Celebration For Teens

    Granger Wootz/Getty I’m sure you’ve heard of the brilliant way to celebrate your friends in the fall: Friendsgiving. It’s like a day of feasting to show your friends how thankful you are for them — and to me, this combination really works in my life since my kids aren’t a huge fan of the turkey-gobbling holiday. I never fails though; every year I get really excited for Thanksgiving and feel the need to go out and buy myself a new outfit in fall colors, make it look like a gourd farm has thrown up on my dining room table, and  

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    Influencers aren’t going anywhere. So what does that mean for today’s teens?

    Influencers are not new, but the harm they’re spreading might be. The concept of influencers — people whose ideas and presence shape how we move within the world — have been around since before Shakespeare. But in the millennia before social media, influencers were celebrities, playwrights, and politicians so far removed from ourselves that their impact was blurred and shadowed by their distance. On the internet, their power is more palpable. Influence and power can create an air of inauthenticity — today’s social media influencers can combat that. “When we think specifically about social media influencers, that [phenomenon] really  

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    Facebook Announces New Controls, ‘Nudging’ for Kids, Teens Navigating Harmful Content on Instagram

    Somewhere, there’s a team of Facebook employees popping open a bottle of champagne and slapping each other on the back. Just days after whistleblower Frances Haugen testified before Congress that the company’s platforms actively harm children and propagate dangerous misinformation, the social media giant has swooped in with a plan to mitigate the issues it has long known about internally. The company will offer several fresh features on its platforms, including politely prompting teens to take a break if the algorithm judges they’ve been scrolling Instagram for too long, and “nudging” young users if they’re repeatedly looking at content deemed  

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    18 Best Subscription Boxes for Teens in 2021

    The monthly subscription box industry has come a long way since the first few companies came onto the scene. Today, the best subscription boxes on the market cater to a wider variety of interests than ever with options available in every price range. Whether you’re shopping for yourself, a family member, or a friend, there’s a box out there that’s worth checking out! There are a ton of subscription boxes available online, which is both a blessing and a curse. To make your life much easier, Teen Vogue has whittled it down to the fourteen best subscription boxes for teens  

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    Teens dominate New York Fashion Week, combining creativity and activism to stop Asian hatred

    Lower East Side, Manhattan (WABC)-She is only 13 years old and, like most kids of her age, Ashlyn Saw loves fashion. In fact, she’s a designer and is sweeping New York Fashion Week. What sets her apart is the combination of her creativity and activism to stop Asian hatred. The same is true from the bay area. Her collection was born out of the collective trauma of the community jumping off the runway at New York Fashion Week. “Some works have a lot of repetitive objects. It’s like a story. It started with a few people, became a community, and  

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    Columbus Fashion Alliance hosts first internship for Black teens

    Standing in front of a full-length mirror, Christian Dowdy styled customer Ryan Newman, pulling the tan T-shirt out from under the black floral hoodie and letting the tee peak out a bit.   After the slight adjustment, Dowdy, 18, couldn’t help but smile.   Not only was the teen showing Newman how to look good in his new outfit, but Dowdy had helped design the tee and sweatshirt Newman was wearing as part of the Future of Fashion summer internship program.   “To see our creations on anyone’s back – I can’t wait to see them on the streets and think, ‘Oh man,  

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    New Jersey Woman Rams Shopping Cart Into Bullying Pack of Teens

    Sooooo I’m goonna need New Jersey peeps to stop getting into so many viral videos, OK? A few weeks ago we had this ratchet behavior in a Victoria’s Secret in Short Hills.  Now, another video comes out of Clifton…not our finest moments.  In this video, a woman was shopping when she encountered some teens allegedly bullying her and other shoppers. She took matters into her own hands, by shoving a shopping cart into one of the teens and confiscating a parking cone from them as they taunt her. Listen to Shannon Holly mornings on 94.3 The Point and download our  

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