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

I regularly visited my favorite New York City museums before the pandemic. I spent hours at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, MoMA and the Brooklyn Museum. After shutting down for nearly six long months, some began reopening in late August, and I was among the first visitors. But the museum-going experience was vastly different.

Ask Dr. Andrea: I already failed at ‘Dry January.’ Do I have a drinking problem?

It feels like a punchline, but after the Capitol mob, I broke my sober streak

The Color of Money with Michelle Singletary: How do I budget for a baby?

The Washington Post’s award-winning personal-finance columnist tackles your money concerns

Remote learning is transforming sex education for teens — and adults

Advocates say changes are here to stay, from greater accessibility to totally new curriculums