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Ruby Karp

Ruby Karp is a young feminist, comedian and journalist. At the age of 7 years old, Ruby was on Amy Poehler's Smart Girls At the Party, talking about feminism, a strong belief of Ruby's. At the age of 10 years old, she started writing weekly articles for When Ruby was 11, she started hosting a monthly comedy-story-telling-show at the Upright Citizens Brigade theater. At age 12, she won the Moth story slam. At 13, she wrote an OP-ED on (13 and None of My Friends Use Facebook) about how none of her friends are on Facebook. At 13, she gave a TEDX Redmond Talk. Currently, Ruby is going into high school in New York City.

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