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Jon Hamm Wants You to Call Your Senators About Planned Parenthood. Listen to the Hamm.
He's standing with the organization, along with Padma Lakshmi, Jennifer Lawrence, and more. Won't you join them?
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Lit Thursday: Read an Excerpt from I Was Told to Come Alone
A reporter who works behind the lines of jihad struggles to find a life partner who can come to terms with her career.
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Music Monday: Offa Rex Writes a Love Letter to the Most Beloved Folk Records
An interview with singer-songwriter Olivia Chaney of Offa Rex, her latest collaboration with indie-rock band the Decemberists. Plus, we...
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How Having a Baby Girl Taught Me About My Own Biases
I had hoped for a boy, but now I'm raising a couple of fierce females.
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Why I'm Done Being Silent About Gender Expectations
American Gods star Yetide Badaki pushes back against a lifetime of conditioned expectations for girls.
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Why I Decided to Do Nothing With My Art Degree Except Complain About It
On navigating my art school debt hole.
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Why Democratic Unity Is Nothing Without Women
Women are the backbone of the Democratic Party, and we need to be treated that way.
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Jill Soloway Is a "Weird Girl"
Writer and director Jill Soloway on weaponizing weirdness through their work.
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The Essential Black, Southern, Woman Writer Who You Need to Know
An interview with Zandria F. Robinson.
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Lit Thursday: Read the Introduction from Janet Mock's New Memoir
An excerpt from the trans writer and activist's book Surpassing Certainty, out now.
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How I Turn the Have-Tos of Parenthood Into Want-Tos
Anna Quindlen on the balance of obligation and fun in relationships.
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The Lesbian Cattle Dogs Have a Night Talk
The fourth installment of the adventures of lesbian cattle dogs.
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Oprah's Casting Director Takes Us Behind the Scenes
An interview with casting director Kim Coleman.
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Auntie Maxine Waters Is Reading All Your Tweets
Janet Mock sits down with the congresswoman to talk about Maxine's journey to Washington, running for office the first time, and her advice...
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Why the Pineapple Is the Feminist Emblem We've All Been Waiting For
The tropical fruit takes on the post-Trump era.
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Never Before with Janet Mock: "Maxine Waters," Episode 3
This week's guest is U.S. representative Maxine Waters.
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Music Monday: Your New Favorite Summer Remix from Songstress Niia
An interview with singer-songwriter Niia and the premiere of a slow-burning remix for her track "Sideline."
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The True Story of the Nun Who Became an Attorney General
An interview with Arlene Violet, the crime-fighting nun of Rhode Island.
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Lit Thursday: Our All-Time Favorite Summer Reads
Get lost in these tales of D-list pop stars, bewitching travel essays, and love affairs with brawny dudes.
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What It's Like to be a Spanish-English Interpreter in Immigration Court
An interview with writer and immigration-court translator Valeria Luiselli.
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Your June Horoscopes Are Here
An existential guide for the month ahead.
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This Artist Uses Antidepressants, Dried Shrimp, and Fried Flowers in Her Work
The artist Anicka Yi discusses the themes of identity and intolerance that permeate her latest work.
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Why You Can't Leave Your House: A Guide for the Children of Immigrants
How my mother could conjure up a million excuses to keep me from sleepovers.
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