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

When the dangers and restrictions of the pandemic seem like they’ll last forever, it’s hard not to feel down. One way to build hope is to imagine yourself in the future, when the pandemic is over and life has hopefully improved. I tried it out — here’s what happened.

This case might bring down Roe v. Wade. Here’s what could happen.

Advocates on both sides say it’s unprecedented

This medical student wanted to help her family in India. Now a 900-pound shipment of supplies is on its way.

Noor Shaik, 27, received so many donations that she had to temporarily move out of her dorm room

I created an emergency kit for when I’m feeling down. Here’s what’s in it.

On my worst days, I really need to be reminded of how much I am loved