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Lena Dunham on Why She's Taking a Break to Heal
A note about why she's canceling the Lenny IRL tour to focus on her health.
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How to Make Astrology Your Day Job
The cult-favorite horoscope scribe Chani Nicholas on using astrology as a tool for liberation and healing.
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Is Your Social-Media Habit a Diagnosable Disorder?
An interview with Sharon Begley, the author of Can't Just Stop: An Investigation of Compulsion.
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How a Type-A Mom Learns to Appreciate Her Laid-Back Children
A mother embraces the "caj" side of her kids.
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Lessons From My Serbian Grandmother's Cookbook
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A recipe for sour cream coffee cake from the archives.
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Your May Horoscope Is Here
An existential guide for the month ahead.
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Rape Is Not a Dirty Word
When we obfuscate the truth of rape, it's a disservice to victims and to justice.
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Killer Brunch Recipes from Jack's Wife Freda
Level: Easy
To-die-for Bloody Mary mussels and a nectarine-and-plum crisp — washed down with a melon mimosa.
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A Murder in Iceland Sparks Doubt About Women's Safety
How the death of Birna Brjánsdóttir made women in Reykjavik more afraid of assault.
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Write, Never Marry, and Other Love Advice from Simone de Beauvoir's Editor
An interview with acclaimed writer and editor Diana Athill shortly after her 99th birthday.
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What We Lose When We Only Focus on the Male of a Species
Neanderthals were women, too.
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How I Discovered That My Dad Is a Right-Wing Conspiracy Theorist
One writer reflects on how she can have a relationship with her father after learning he believes in Pizzagate.
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Your April Horoscope
An existential guide to your month.
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Get Lost in the Dreamy Moments of Teenage Girlhood in This New Film
Lena Dunham and filmmaker Jenny Gage reflect on the ephemeral, magical, maddening experience of growing up female.
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"You're Capable of New Kinds of Shredding All the Time"
Amy Rose Spiegel is back with more Daily Affirmations to get you through the month.
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March Horoscopes
An existential guide to your month by Melissa Broder.
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Sacred Space
On visiting the National Museum of African American History and Culture, and facing the present.
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Grief Soup
A spicy tomato-coconut recipe that will help keep you upright on the darkest days.
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Be Mine! (In Solidarity)
Human Rights Valentines for all your friends and loved ones (because why not?!).
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Hello, My Name Is _______
How I learned to stop whitewashing myself.
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