Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

During the fall and winter months, parents and children are often encouraged to donate to school food drives. Unfortunately, many parents use these as an opportunity to clean out their pantry. When I was in middle school and high school, my mother and I received food donations, which sometimes included expired and unlabeled food, as well as rusted cans. Being more conscious of your donations can directly help the person on the receiving end.

I’m half-Mexican, but I pass for White. Here’s what it feels like to inhabit two racial identities.

I’m fiercely proud of my heritage, but can’t fully immerse myself due to a language barrier

How do you feel about your body? These comic artists got personal.

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I’m nonbinary. Here’s what that means.

And here’s what not to say