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  • Health

    Birthing Justice

    Black maternal health is in crisis, but these doulas and midwives are already responding to the threat.

  • Life

    Building a Lifeline

    For queer and trans prisoners who have lost familial safety nets due to abuse, neglect, or rejection, the alternative support networks created by other queer people can be life-saving.

  • Politics

    In the Running: Lauren Underwood

    In this series, we interview female candidates who are winning historic primaries across the nation. This week, Lauren Underwood talks about her run for Illinois’ Fourteenth Congressional District. If she wins, she’ll be the youngest-ever African American woman in Congress.

  • Politics

    “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.