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Teens Speak Up

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Teens Speak Up is a podcast where teens can speak up about social justice issues they are passionate about!
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DEALING WITH SOCIAL DISTANCING
Hope you enjoyed this episode!  Follow Lucy!  Follow TSU! 
14:18
March 18, 2020
Q & A WITH OUR HOST/ FOUNDER, LUCY IVEY
This week, Lucy asked you guys what question you want her to answer, Here are her answers!  Follow us! Follow Lucy!
26:01
February 28, 2020
THE MAGIC OF SISTERHOOD, GIRL POWER, AND FOLLOWING YOUR HEART WITH LILAH SEGAL
In today's episode Lucy spoke with Lilah, a badass feminist and advocate for following your dreams. Hope you enjoy! Follow our host, Lucy!  Follow Teens Speak Up!  Visit our website.  Write us an op ed!  We did an interview with Mission Magazine, the first ever philanthropic fashion media brand. Read the interview here!
35:39
February 21, 2020
Talking Reproductive Justice and The We Won't Be Silenced Campaign with Audrey O'Donell
Audrey O’Donnell is a 17-year-old intern & peer sex educator at a reproductive health organization while leading the global campaign, We Won't Be SIlenced that aims to destigmatize topics of reproductive health through storytelling. All of the proceeds are from her campaign are going towards menstrual products for homeless and domestic violence shelters! She loves acting, making art & inspiring others. Follow us!  Follow Lucy! 
28:39
January 31, 2020
Talking about Girls in STEM and Power of Science with Izzy Lapidus
In todays episode of Teens Speak Up, Lucy talks to Izzy Lapidus. Izzy is a senior at Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts in New York City. She is incredibly passionate about Astronomy, STEM, and the Arts. Using her high school conservatory theater education, she intends to utilize her voice as a trained actor to inspire more girls to pursue careers in STEM. She look forward to pursuing her multifaceted passions throughout college. Hope you enjoyed the episode!  Check out her website here.  Teens Speak Up is a youth- led initiative that strives to uplift the voices of today's youth by providing them with an outlet to speak up on issues they are passionate about. Get involved today!
51:15
January 24, 2020
Stephen Baker on Cloutivism and Advocating with the Right Intentions
In today’s episode, @ilovelucyivey , our host interviewed @stephenxbaker. Stephen is an 18 year old wen ⁿdát Native American. He is the National Outreach Coordinator for Extinction Rebellion US Youth, the Field Director at Meddling Kids Movement, and a Bernie Sanders 2020 Campaign Organizer. They had a wonderful conversation about the environmental justice movement, cloutivism, and some other fun things. Donate to the summit!!  Check out our website!
49:02
January 19, 2020
Talking about Baking for Our Rights, access to having an abortion, and the fundamental right of abortions
In today's episode, Lucy interviewed Sophia and Kai, the founders of Baking For Our Rights, an organization that was founded in 2019, and has donated over $3000 to help fund the efforts of Planned Parenthood and The National Network of Abortion Funds. We had so much fun talking to them and we hope you enjoyed this episode.  Follow Teens Speak Up!  Follow your host! donate to the summit! Apply Now to be a Teens Speak Up Ambassador  Thank you all so much for your love and support. We love you all so much. Please remember, your voice matters. It's important. Use it. Speak up.
37:25
January 10, 2020
Talking climate justice with Bridget Lord
In Todays episode, Lucy talked to Bridget Lord. Bridget Lord is a environmental justice and gender equality activist from Massachusetts. She is the founder of Fridays For Future Massachusetts and is the  Friday’s For Future regional coordinator of Lower New England. She’s also a member of her local Girl Up organization which is an organization that fights for women’s leadership and empowerment globally. We had so much fun talking to her. Enjoy!  Follow Our host!  Follow us! Donate to the summit!
24:39
January 3, 2020
WELCOME TO TEENS SPEAK UP
WELCOME TO TEENS SPEAK UP! WE ARE SO EXCITED FOR YOU TO HEAR FROM THESE AMAZING YOUNG ACTIVISTS!  Follow us on Instagram! Follow us on Twitter!     Visit our website!   Follow your host!
04:08
December 28, 2019
OUR HOST, LUCY LOOKS BACK ON 2019
In todays episode, Our host, Lucy looks back on 2019, and the amazing events that occurred in the past year. She also tells you guys about some important news regarding the podcast and fundraising for the summit. HAPPY HOLIDAYS & HAPPY NEW YEAR!! Activists mentioned in the episode  Azalea  Xiye  Greta  Isra  Follow Lucy!  Follow us!! Donate to the summit!  Apply to be a part of our team!
16:51
December 27, 2019
AN INTERVIEW WITH MAKAYLA GUBBAY, EIC @ REVNOW
In todays episode of Teens Speak Up, Lucy interviewed Makayla Gubbay, the Editor In Chief at Revolution Now, a platform for politically active teens who want to change the world. (Follow them!!) SUBSCRIBE & LEAVE A REVIEW  Follow us on Instagram  Donate to the summit! 
50:33
December 21, 2019
AN INTERVIEW WITH OBRIAN ROSARIO, A DIRECTOR AT INTEGRATE NYC
WELCOME TO SEASON 2!!! Today Lucy interviewed Obrian Rosario, a director at Integrate NYC, a a youth-led organization that stands for integration and equity in New York City schools. You can find more about them here:  https://www.integratenyc.org/home/#introduction http://instagram.com/integratenyc http://www.facebook.com/integratenyc https://twitter.com/integratenyc Donate to the Gen Z Leadership in Activism Summit  gf.me/u/wp9yct Follow us!!  Lucy  https://www.instagram.com/ilovelucyivey/ Teens Speak Up https://www.instagram.com/teensspeakup/ www.teensspeakup.com 
19:17
November 29, 2019
A CONVERSATION ABOUT REPRESENTATION OF WOMEN OF COLOR. FT. Ava Marshall & Lu Lu
Today we have a very fun episode with Ava Marshall and Lu Lu. Both AMAZING young women activists that are doing incredible things. We really hope you enjoy the episode!! Follow Ava!  https://www.instagram.com/avajmarshall/ Ava's Podcast  https://open.spotify.com/show/5owTALAJU0sICVxz49fj07 Resist In Color https://www.instagram.com/resistncolor/ Follow Lu Lu!  https://www.instagram.com/lulu.lulu.lulu.lulu.lulu/ The Homegirl Project  https://www.instagram.com/homegirlproject/ https://www.homegirlproject.org/ Follow your host, Lucy!  https://www.instagram.com/ilovelucyivey/ Follow us!! (we tryna hit 1000 help us out y'all)  https://www.instagram.com/teensspeakup/ Donate to the Gen Z Leadership in Activism Summit  https://www.gofundme.com/f/pitch-gen-z-leadership-in-activism-summit?utm_medium=copy_link&utm_source=customer&utm_campaign=p_lico+share-sheet
32:30
November 23, 2019
SEGREGATION IS STILL A MAJOR ISSUE IN OUR EDUCATION SYSTEM FT. TIFFANI AND SOPHIE
Today we had two AMAZING teen activists who are working to de-segregate all New York City public schools. We hope you enjoyed todays episode!! Tiffani  https://www.instagram.com/tiffaninii_/ Sophie  https://www.instagram.com/sophiepeachmode/ Teens Take Charge  https://www.instagram.com/teenstakecharge/ https://www.teenstakecharge.com/ Follow us!!  https://www.instagram.com/teensspeakup/ https://www.instagram.com/ilovelucyivey/
20:53
October 23, 2019
THE CLIMATE JUSTICE MOVEMENT WITH ISRA HIRSI
Hey guys! Today’s episode is with Isra Hirsi!  Isra Hirsi is a 16 year old high school student from Minneapolis, Minnesota. As the Executive Director of the US Youth Climate Strike she focuses on climate justice advocacy with a lens of intersectionality. We hope you guys enjoyed this episode with her!!!!! Isra Hirsi https://www.instagram.com/israhirsi/ United States Climate Strike https://www.instagram.com/usclimatestrike/ Teens Speak Up https://www.instagram.com/teensspeakup/ Lucy's instagram  https://www.instagram.com/ilovelucyivey/ Amelia's Instagram https://www.instagram.com/ameliagco/
40:54
October 16, 2019
WE SHOULD ALL BE FEMINISTS : BOOK REVIEW
Hey guys! Thank you so much for listening to this episode I hope you enjoyed it. It’s our first time doing a book review segment on this wonderful platform! We really hope you guys liked it. We miss talking to you guys a lot and We’re so excited to do more frequent episodes this school year. Love you all!! Follow us! Lucy- https://www.instagram.com/ilovelucyivey Amelia- https://www.instagram.com/lafilleamelia Teens Speak Up https://www.instagram.com/teensspeakup
10:29
August 21, 2019
ACTIVISM & GIRL POWER FT. PRANJAL JAIN
Hi everyone! This weeks episode is a solo episode with Lucy. Lucy interviewed the amazing Pranjal Jain. Pranjal Jain is a 17-year-old social justice organizer, activist, and badass beti. At fifteen years old, she learned that she had spent the first seven years of her life undocumented and that shocking discovery pushed her to understand how her experiences and identities fit into the world around her. As a former illegal immigrant, woman, and Indian-American, Pranjal’s personal experiences translated into her advocacy for immigrant’s rights, women’s rights, and self-empowerment. She first started organizing around bullying-prevention when she was 12 years old, holding workshops and serving as a peer educator. Since then, she has organized numerous social justice rallies and events, created curriculum centered around women’s issues, joined Brown Girl Magazine’s team as the youngest writer for their politics/social justice section, and serves as Associate Director of GenZ Girl Gang. She will be a freshman at Cornell University and continues to use her voice to create change. We loved having her on, and we are incredibly impressed with everything she’s doing. Follow Pranjal! https://instagram.com/pranjalljain?igshid=skf07x3ljymv Follow Gen Z Girl Gang! https://instagram.com/genzgirlgang?igshid=4tktdw4x5mjz Follow Brown Girl Mag https://instagram.com/browngirlmag?igshid=1gnulx0klr5mo Follow Lucy! https://instagram.com/ilovelucyivey?igshid=dphp012spa8j Follow Teens Speak Up! https://instagram.com/teensspeakup?igshid=1ck4xv41yd9js Donate to Teens Speak Up!! https://www.gofundme.com/teens-speak-up-podcast&rcid=r01-155855640276-791e69b0b02743fc&pc=ot_co_campmgmt_w
23:22
May 22, 2019
E5: The effect test based education has on teenagers and students ft. Ruby Lerman
Hi Everyone! In todays episode we interviewed the lovely Ruby Lerman. Ruby is a fourteen year old social justice activist and student from New York. She is a passionate actor and loves activist theatre. As someone who attended public school from a young age, Ruby knows first hand the stress common core education can bring for many students and feels very passionate about discussing the effect test based education has on teens mental health, the worldwide idolization of the "perfect student" and the flaws of the modern American education system. We were so grateful to have Ruby on the podcast! Love you Ruby!!
25:50
April 2, 2019
E4: Taking care of yourself, and your mental health while still being an activist! ft. Marlee Mellen
Hi everyone! In today's episode we were lucky enough to interview Marlee Mellen. Marlee is a 16 year old high school sophomore. She is the director of March for our lives, Maine. She is also a big mental health advocate and we are so grateful to have had her this week.  We love you Marlee!!
44:39
March 26, 2019
E3: Alex Hooten- Co- Founder of Space To Speak!
Hi everyone! In today's episode we were lucky enough to interview Alex Hooten! Alex Hooten is the co- founder of  Space To Speak. (if ur reading this wassup alex!)   Follow Alex! https://www.instagram.com/alexhooten/ Space To Speak! www.spacetospeak.org Donate! https://www.gofundme.com/space-to-speak Follow us!  Lucy! https://www.instagram.com/ilovelucyivey  Amelia! https://www.instagram.com/lafilleamelia  Our merch!! https://represent.com/teens-speak-up-podcast-merch COME MEET US AT NYCSE KNOW YOUR RIGHTS EVENT 
20:08
March 19, 2019
E2: Ava Monroe- Founder of the cure campaign✨❤️🥰
Hi everyone! In today's episode we were lucky enough to interview Ava Monroe. Ava is a 16 year old high school sophomore. She is the founder and executive director of the Cure campaign! We were so grateful that she was interested to work with us! (if ur reading this yoyoyo ava)  Follow Ava!!!!!!! Instagram-  https://www.instagram.com/avmonroe/ The Cure Campaign  https://www.instagram.com/thecurecampaign/ https://thecure.world/ sign the petition! https://www.change.org/p/the-cure-ee6b11da-9e0b-41eb-824c-81324ef8e10a Follow us! Lucy! https://www.instagram.com/ilovelucyivey Amelia! https://www.instagram.com/lafilleamelia Teens Speak Up! https://www.instagram.com/teensspeakuppodcast
27:04
March 5, 2019