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Hey! My name is Stephanie Younger and I am a 17-year-old student activist, organizer and writer who advocates for womanism, diversity in S.T.E.A.M, the abolition of youth prisons and gun violence prevention. In May 2017, I created Black Feminist Collective when I wrote an article spotlighting Black girls, women and non-binary people challenging the status quo. After a year and a half, I decided to become the editor-in-chief, and began collecting, editing and publishing writings from other Black people. You can view my full bio here, and keep up with me by following me on Instagram and Twitter.


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Hey everyone, my name is Jourdan Lobban (@writqueen & @QJWriter). I am 19 (just shy of 20) and a proud Delawarean advocating for gender equality, demolition of racial constructs, and the end of family/child/intimate partner abuse culture to name a few. Being into journalism has always been a part of my routine, but it wasn’t until I found publications like Black Feminist Collective that my voice could be heard in a space that celebrated it. When I am not napping and reading, writing, dancing, as well as practicing empowering self-talk fills up my typical day.