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Teen starts club to encourage male peers to join the conversation about 'rape culture'

It was by chance that Ezugo Ononye found himself on the Sage Hill School campus in Newport Beach, Calif., the same weekend as a women's empowerment summit in April last year.

After finishing work on a project, he happened upon GEMFest, a celebration of young women that encourages the pursuit of entrepreneurial interests, and noticed "how much fun everyone was having there and the positive impact it had on students."

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