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Thanksgiving is full of myths. Here’s how to acknowledge Native peoples’ realities.

As a Native woman, I have tips for what you can do instead of celebrate traditionally

Sia cast a non-autistic actor to play an autistic role in her new film. That choice hurts people like me.

She released a trailer for her upcoming movie, ‘Music,’ last week

Ask Dr. Andrea: How do I get my fiance to see we have to cancel our wedding?

I don’t want to spend the next few months in uncertainty

Jimmy Kimmel’s jokes about herpes aren’t funny

The stigma can be severe, especially for women

Social media can be bad for our self-image. Could marking photos as edited help?

‘Will I ever look that good?’ I wonder

8 intriguing facts about female animals, from octopuses eating their mates to lionesses ruling the pride

Expand your animal knowledge with these interesting tidbits

As a Black woman, I can finally exhale

For four years, I have felt less safe than ever before

Kamala Harris shows my Black and Indian daughter that her story is the American story

Now she can see herself in the vice president

Shocked by how close the presidential race is? Black Americans have known this bigotry all along.

Black people have known forever that White people’s commitment to true democracy can be fickle

How I learned to let my Christian values — not any political party — guide my vote

It wasn’t until college that I started challenging my political beliefs