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

I’ve spent a significant amount of time in my life crying in public, and I used to feel very ashamed about it. In 2020, I decided to embrace my tears and start keeping my “crying diaries.” Now I feel more connected to my tears. I also found out that for me, crying is one of the most graceful forms of bodily expression.

A groundbreaking Connecticut law would give a $3,200 bond to every child born into poverty

It would be the first state to grant children of low-income parents individual trusts paid for by the state, which children can access once they turn 18

Teens don’t always get sex ed at school. TikTokers are stepping in.

The platform is filling an education gap. But like anything else, it has its limitations

A generation changed

A package from the editors of The Lily examining the effects of the pandemic on women and nonbinary people