International Day of the Girl is a day to raise awareness of and celebrate the creative and critical achievements of young women around the world. Inventing youth culture is one of those achievements we have young women to thank for. And they did it with an ankle sock. The teenager was a construction not of a consumer culture and marketers, but the subcultural resistance of … Continue reading The Original Riot Grrrls: How Female Teens Invented Youth Culture
Wow. It’s just over one week until the whole of the world celebrates #IDG2014! We are so excited to be part of a global community that campaigns for girls’ rights and celebrates all of the amazing things that girls can be and do. This year the day falls on a Saturday which we are really excited about because it means that lots of you will … Continue reading One Week To Go!