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

I was always trying hard to become something I thought I should be: “ladylike.” Lately, though, I have learned to just be myself, which has taken a lot of courage. Now, I’m truly happy being “unladylike.”

5 days in the life of a Black zero-waste activist

Freweyni Asress shares how she made the lifestyle work for her, despite its limitations for people of color

Endometriosis relief is already hard to come by. A common treatment may be causing patients more pain.

The latest finding highlights the need for more research into the condition, experts say

Climate change is endangering sacred land. For these Native women, it threatens ‘everything we are.’

Wildfires and droughts are fundamentally changing the relationship between Native women and the land they steward