Jennifer Herbstritt (sister) and Jeremy Herbstritt on their aunt's front porch. (Courtesy of the Herbstritt family)

What The Mother Of A School Shooting Victim Taught Me About Parenthood

While planning to have a child of my own, I often asked myself: What would it feel like to parent a child who later died unexpectedly in a school Read...
Loren Kleinman    |   06.11.19   |   SHARE
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Lessons On Losing My Family And Finding My Home

I did it. I finally did it. And it only took my whole family dying to get me here. Read...
Kelly McClure    |   06.6.19   |   SHARE
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On Being Human: An Interview with Jennifer Pastiloff

Jennifer Pastiloff wants to help people. And by people, I mean pretty much everyone on the planet. Read...
Jane Ratcliffe    |   06.4.19   |   SHARE

End Irresponsible Ejaculation: On Protecting The Sanctity Of Life

Anti-choice folks love to say that these laws aren’t about controlling and punishing a large portion of the population, they are about the sanctity Read...
Gemma Hartley    |   05.28.19   |   SHARE
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Abortion Barriers In A Pro-Choice State Almost Killed Me

If my pro-choice state did not uphold barriers to abortion, I would not have lost use of my reproductive organs. Read...
Morgan Steele Dykeman    |   05.21.19   |   SHARE
My great-grandmother died from an infection after a botched abortion.

Banning Abortion Isn’t Pro-Life: Anti-Choice Legislation Killed My Great-Grandmother

My great-grandmother died from an infection after a botched abortion. Read...
Carli Pierson    |   05.17.19   |   SHARE
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Why I Refuse To Keep Paying The Unacceptable Cost Of Being A Black Woman In America Today

As a Black woman, I don’t have the luxury of not caring what others think about me. Read...
Jacy Topps of Your Tango    |   05.6.19   |   SHARE
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The Wedding Dress That Promised Forever Taught Me Money Isn’t Everything

Selling my wedding dress was the final act of purging my failed three-year marriage. Read...
Aubree Nichols    |   04.23.19   |   SHARE