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

I’m a part-time barista and I love it. There are many aspects of the job that I find fulfilling. During the pandemic, being a barista has helped me feel less isolated. I’ve started forming casual relationships with new and returning customers, and it feels good to be a part of someone’s day-to-day life. That being said, I have been noticing the ways in which covid-19 seems to have unintentionally affected our social behavior.

This 20-year-old found her voice after George Floyd’s death. Now, she’s protesting again.

Rayveen Koha-Jallah lives about 20 minutes from Brooklyn Center, Minn., where Daunte Wright was fatally shot

These Asian American women are chaperoning others who feel unsafe: ‘It’s uplifting to help’

One service in the Bay Area has received more than 2,000 volunteer applications

I gave birth with no leave and a mountain of medical bills. No parent deserves to suffer like I did.

Studies show that a lack of paid parental leave is associated with an increase in depression