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Maddie's #20Time Talk: If you're a rebel with a cause, shop at thrift stores

Maddie spent her #20Time spreading awareness about how buying clothing from thrift stores is smart, green, and rebellious. Watch this amazing young woman pitch her case in her #20Time Talk.




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