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

I’ve never seen “The Terminator.” This is unbelievable in my partner’s opinion — he wonders if we even grew up in the same country (we did). This got me thinking: What are things or moments that shape how we feel about the world? What experiences will the pandemic leave us with that we’ll carry even after we return to “normal”?

As a Black woman, racial trauma impacts me every day. But the pandemic gave me tools to cope.

These days, I am very intentional with my time and my space

As restrictions ease, the respect restaurant workers got is ‘out the window,’ they say. It’s driving some to quit.

Restaurant workers have been leaving their industry — which is predominantly staffed by women — in droves

Women in the craft beer industry say they’re treated like they don’t belong. Now, they’re speaking up.

Despite women being at the helm of beer brewing for hundreds of years, many in the industry say it’s full of gatekeeping