safety

A new ride-sharing app matches female drivers and riders. Is that the best way to empower women?

Safr has signed up about 6,000 drivers

In the wake of Mollie Tibbetts’s murder, I can only think about all the women I know

As women, we must carefully weigh the consequences of asking to be left alone

Nia Wilson’s death underscores the need to keep young women safe

How to stay safe while riding public transportation in any city

Rage toward women fuels mass shooters

A twisted, misogynistic streak helps fuel the violence

Millions of women are taking antidepressants. Why don’t we know their long-term effects?

ANALYSIS | Researchers haven’t studied the drug’s potential for dependency

One month after Florida school shooting, students walk out to say #NeverAgain

Students across the country participated

His daughter was killed in Parkland. Now he's trying protect the survivors.

‘Trump, make an announcement’

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

‘Please keep kids safe from guns’

The world often feels dark and violent. Why are we binging true crime podcasts?

PERSPECTIVE | A weekly comic by Katie Wheeler

How to protect yourself during a mass shooting

PERSPECTIVE | Preparation is key to knowing how to react