politics

VOTE!

Attention Scarleteen Readers 18+ and eligible to vote in the US: Election Day is Tuesday, November 6. If it is an election year for your jurisdiction, please head out to the polls on Tuesday to cast your ballot. It's a quick-and-easy way to make a difference, as well as a right and responsibility of being a citizen. The right to choose and access to accurate, inclusive sex education are two major issues that Scarleteen is all about.

Vote Pro-Contraception

We're already gearing up for the 2008 election and some candidates have some rather antiquated views on

If you're choosing to wait to have a given kind of sex or all sex, the reason you are waiting is MOSTLY because

The Sylvia Rivera Law Project

The Sylvia Rivera Law Project (SRLP) works to guarantee that all people are free to self-determine their gender identity and expression, regardless of income or race, and without facing harassment, discrimination, or violence.

Activism 101

Want to step up and start standing up for the issues most important to you? Here's a few basics on how young activists can get started.