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The Radical Monarchs: New Docu-Short On The Youth Group For Activist Girls Of Color

January 18, 2017 by

“Berets, badges, Black Lives Matter and social justice: the youth group for activist girls of color.” Meet the Radical Monarchs, an Oakland, CA based group dedicated to creating opportunities for young girls of color “to form fierce sisterhood, celebrate their identities and contribute radically ... [Read More]

This Wise 4-Year-Old Explains The Problem With New Year’s Resolutions

This Wise 4-Year-Old Explains The Problem With New Year’s Resolutions

January 5, 2017 by

With the New Year come New Year’s resolutions, and 4-year-old Olor has a few words about the often unrealistic goals we set for ourselves. In this 2-minute video, Olor, who “loves sharing her thoughts,” explains how big changes don’t happen in an instant and it’s the small changes that make a difference. "Keep your resolutions, ... [Read More]

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From Ages 6-16, These Girls You Should Know Rocked The World In 2016

December 29, 2016 by

Over the last 363 days, we’ve had the privilege to get to know some truly extraordinary women and tell their stories. This year, we’ve also met a number of inspiring girls who are rockin’ their corners of the world. Among this esteemed group of future women you will know, there were several, ranging in age from 6-16 with interests in sports, activism, STEM, literacy, ... [Read More]

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All-Girls Baseball Team Takes On The Boys In National Tournament

December 23, 2016 by

WYSK friend Michele Sinisgalli-Yulo, the founder of Princess Free Zone, Inc., a brand that offers an alternative to all things princess for little girls by addressing issues of gender and gender stereotyping, sent us an awesome tweet earlier this week… ... [Read More]

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This 10-Year-Old’s Performance Of ‘Hallelujah’ Gives Us Chills

December 21, 2016 by

Kaylee Rodgers, a student at the Killard House School in Donaghadee, Northern Ireland, wowed the audience at the school’s annual choir concert last week with her performance of a version of Leonard Cohen's “Hallelujah.” According to the school’s website, Killard provides a “nurturing, supportive and safe environment for children and ... [Read More]

This 7-Year-Old’s ASL Telling Of Polar Express Is One Of The Best Things Ever

This 7-Year-Old’s ASL Telling Of Polar Express Is One Of The Best Things Ever

December 19, 2016 by

This is Shaylee, a delightful 7-year-old with some seriously amazing storytelling skills! Shaylee, who was born deaf, is a native signer and the daughter of Sheena McFeely and Manny Johnson, who are also deaf and teach American Sign Language (ASL) on their website ASLnook. According to her mom, Shaylee has always been ... [Read More]

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8-Year-Old Skates, Surfs, Shreds Like A Boss… Now She’s On A Mission To Inspire Other Girls

December 7, 2016 by

[click above image to play video] "I like skating with boys cause it’s pushing me to be a better skater, to go gnarlier, get new tricks. I wish there was more girl skaters." So Sky Brown, an 8-year-old, self-taught skater and surfer, and the youngest person ever to skate ... [Read More]

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8-Year-Old Reviews ‘Wonder Woman At Super Hero High’ Book, Gives It 6 Exclamation Points

November 30, 2016 by

Meet Campbell Elise Jones. She’s 8 years old, in the third grade, and when she’s not playing with friends, she loves to draw and write. In fact, she carries a notebook and pencil with her at all times. The young wordsmith’s trusty tools recently came in handy when her dad Clave Jones, Editor-In-Chief of Nerds on Earth ... [Read More]

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