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This Just In: High School Students Are Change-Makers

Happy stuff about teens tops this week's current events roundup.

Need to catch up on the latest current events? Read on for the week's top stories, and then check out even more headlines.

High schoolers are less materialistic and more community-minded than ever before. Way to go, Millennials! [Fast Company]

Speaking of: A totally cringe-worthy list of things writers who obviously aren't Millennials love to say about Millennials. [Buzzfeed]

According to a new study, parents who are on Facebook have better relationships with their teens. According to teens, this is definitely not true. Probably. [Huffington Post]

Adolescent girls are sexualized on TV—and more often than not, it's for comic relief. We're not laughing. [The Mary Sue]

Meet the world's cutest (and potentially youngest?) vegetarian, then give your dog a hug because animals are the best. [Jezebel]

Are selfies creating a "sexual rat race" among young girls? That's how one teen sees it. [Sydney Morning Herald]