Before Roe v. Wade, women in Chicago would ‘call Jane’ to get illegal abortions

Thousands of women learned about the service from small advertisements, doctors and friends

I feel like the world is falling apart. Here’s how I’m using food to boost my mood.

Four recipes that use food to your mental-health advantage

College isn’t cheap. Here’s how three women are making ends meet with side hustles.

One woman makes $165 an hour with her at-home catering business

Warren sparred with Bloomberg about his nondisclosure agreements. According to the Internet, she won.

‘Mr. Mayor, are you willing to release all those women from those nondisclosure agreements so we can hear their side of the story?’

I’m running for office with a 5-month-old. Here’s how I make it work.

There are more young mothers serving in office than ever before, but we still have a long way to go

Making your own clothes is making a comeback. These millennial women are leading the way.

A backlash against fast fashion and a preference for experiences over things has boosted the popularity of sewing

I thought working at Uber would change my life. I missed all the red flags.

In ‘Whistleblower: My Journey to Silicon Valley and Fight for Justice at Uber,’ Susan Fowler reflects on her time at the company — and what came next

These women are reforming Afghanistan’s government. They aren’t the only ones.

‘In the new Afghanistan, women will play an even bigger role’

Lily Lines: This is a leading cause of the gender pay gap

Plus, legislative wins for women

I have always struggled with dark circles under my eyes. Here’s what I didn’t realize.

I learned a lot when I looked into the ideas behind certain beauty products

She stayed silent for 21 years after Harvey Weinstein assaulted her. Today, Rowena Chiu is advocating for the first federal #MeToo legislation.

‘Every rape victim will tell you that coming out with your story is almost as terrible as the assault itself’

Two years after Parkland: This mom is looking for a new normal

David and Lauren Hogg’s mom, Rebecca Boldrick, spoke to The Lily about activism and what comes next

Roses are red, violets are blue, these Valentine’s Day puns were made just for you

You won’t find these in stores

Women runners were ‘falling through the cracks.’ Then Mary Cain spoke out.

Now the sport is facing a reckoning

Grab a pen. It’s time to revive the love letter.

Let us collectively weep for the dying art of letter writing. Then, let’s dry our tears and bring it back to life.

The cost of having kids when you’re queer: Mounting bills, dashed hopes and legal barriers

It’s hard to predict how much it will cost to start a family

Our friendship was founded on broken hearts. Here’s how it came to mean so much more.

With Belén, I could be my truest and most liberated self

I’m saying goodbye to Los Angeles. Here are 8 places I’ll miss.

I spent 14 years pursuing my dreams in comedy; now, I’m no longer seeking validation