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“They Want to Silence Us”

A mother and daughter flee violence in Nicaragua, seeking peace in Mexico.

  • Politics

    In the Running: Lupe Valdez

    In this series, we interview female candidates who are winning historic primaries across the nation. This week, Lupe Valdez, who could be the first lesbian and first Hispanic governor of Texas, talks about her run.

  • Politics

    In the Running: Dana Balter

    In this series, we interview female candidates who are winning historic primaries across the nation. This week, Dana Balter talks about her run for Congress in New York. If she wins, she’ll be the first woman to represent her district.

  • Politics

    In the Running: Christine Hallquist

    In this series, we interview female candidates who are winning historic primaries across the nation. This week, Christine Hallquist talks about her run for governor of Vermont. If she wins, she’ll be the first transgender governor in the nation.

  • Beauty

    Makeup in Transit

    Workers in Mexico City have some of the longest commutes in Latin America, and women use this time to apply their morning makeup.

  • Life

    Faye and Me

    As the mother of a child with Down syndrome, I found myself in Faye, a woman decades older than me who chose to institutionalize her developmentally disabled children.

  • Politics

    In the Running: Rashida Tlaib

    In this series, we interview female candidates who are winning historic primaries across the nation. This week, Rashida Tlaib, who could be one of the first Muslim women elected to Congress, talks about her run.

  • Life

    EX #5: Brian

    In her comic series, EX, author Linda Rosenkrantz investigates what went wrong with her ex-boyfriends.