children

‘Blood is being spilled on the floors of American classrooms’: Kids demand lawmakers act on gun control

The pleas for action struck a sharp contrast with the almost nonexistent ­debate on Capitol Hill

Why I made ‘Between Two Cultures,’ our series on the daughters of immigrants

PERSPECTIVE | A struggle between two parts of the world

‘Strength and determination’: Inside a Haitian maternity clinic

PHOTO ESSAY | The country has one of the highest maternal mortality rates in the world

How Trump replied to a 7-year-old’s anguished letter about guns

‘Please keep kids safe from guns’

Are we on the brink of an infertility crisis?

American women are having kids later. What’s the impact of the ‘new normal’?

India’s strong son preference has led to 63 million ‘missing’ women, government says

The excess of males might have long-term impacts

The first congresswoman to give birth in office was no stranger to breaking boundaries

Rep. Yvonne Brathwaite Burke was a California Democrat

Tammy Duckworth set to become first senator to give birth

This will be the Illinois Democrat’s second child

My state’s legislature is just 17 percent female. I’m running to help change that.

PERSPECTIVE | This campaign is how I provide purpose to my kids

Expansion of AP computer science courses draws more girls and minorities

‘There’s more work to do’