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Teen girl online have taken cyberbullying, flipped it and reversed it. And they are proving that the tools of the internet (social media, selfies) can be used for good, not just for evil. Girls are sharing other girls' selfies, in order to support and empower one another, and to promote freedom of expression, body positivity, and visibility for women, LGBTQ people and people of color.​

BuzzFeed News interviewed some of the participants about their empowering selfie movement. Jennifer, 19, says the phenomenon, for her, is about visibility and acceptance as well as female empowerment:

For people who are constantly excluded by society (pretty much anyone who is not a white man) they deserve to indulge in some self-love because we’re always made to feel bad about ourselves in one way or another. Loving ourselves is an act of protest in that sense...