Topic: Teenagers

One Direction’s Harry Styles Says Twerking Promotes Promiscuity, Is “Quite Inappropriate”

One Direction's Harry Styles Says Twerking Promotes Promiscuity, Is "Quite Inappropriate"

If a post is published on the internet and the headline doesn’t include the word “twerk” (or variations therefor), did it even exist?

…No. In fact, the only thing better than a headline with the word “twerk” in it right now is a headline with the word “twerk” and the name “Harry Styles.”

…The only conceivable headline better than that would be something along the lines of “One Direction’s Harry Styles Twerks On Anti-Aging Miracle, Flaunts Stunning Weight Loss: Penis Enlargement.” But… we make do. More »

12-Year-Old Girl Kicked Off Football Team Because She Might Give Her Male Teammates ‘Impure Thoughts’

12-Year-Old Girl Kicked Off Football Team Because She Might Give Her Male Teammates 'Impure Thoughts'

In this age of Title IX and female empowerment, it’s hard to believe that any girl would be denied her right to engage in the same athletic activities as her male classmates. But for one pigskin-punting young girl in Georgia, that discrimination remains a reality. And the reason her Christian school gave for it was undeniably gross. More »

If You’re Having Any Kind Of Sex “You’re Not An OK Person”

If You're Having Any Kind Of Sex "You're Not An OK Person"

Pam Stenzel, a public speaker and Founder of Enlighten Communications, goes to schools to talk to children about abstinence. If you think, “Gosh, that would be a fairly difficult topic to address in a reasoned, sensible way,” you are correct! That is why Pam does it by telling teenagers that if they take birth control their mother probably hates them. And they really need to ask Jesus for forgiveness. More »

Three Teen Girls Charged For Leading Ottawa Child Prostitution Ring

Three Teen Girls Charged For Leading Ottawa Child Prostitution Ring

Crimes involving sexual assault and violence are always despicable, but there’s something particularly unsettling when they’re done by young people. In the case of three teenage girls from Ottawa, the cruel and dehumanizing acts committed are almost unbelievable.

Or rather, it’s easier to imagine a world where teen girls don’t beat children, distribute underage pornography and pimp out kids to be raped by men. More »