'Family-Friendly' Occupations for Women Are a Myth
A 'New York Times' story pushed medicine as the ideal career for women. A closer look at data shows "better work-life balance" is actually "choosing careers that require fewer hours" and "still relatively less pay".
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I Hadn't Seen My Addict Father in Years – Then I Ran Into Him on the Street
I spotted my dad hanging out in a sketchy alley in my hometown. He didn't even recognise me when I introduced myself.
People Tell Us How QAnon Destroyed Their Relationships
We spoke to people who told us how the QAnon conspiracy theory ruined their marriage, turned their parents into completely different people and generally made their lives miserable.
What We Can't Talk About When We Talk About Our Grandparents
Most of us don't think much about what happens at the end of life for our loved ones, but it might be better for everyone if we did.
Parents On the Hardest Parts Of Having Kids
“I haven’t taken a shit alone in four years.”
The Stories You Lose When Your Refugee Family Splits Itself Up
After her entire family fled Iraq, my grandmother stayed behind because she didn't want to give up on the country she loves.
The Millennials Who Pay for Their Parents' Living Expenses
We talked to young people about financial independence and supporting their families.
People Described the Weirdest Lies Their Parents Told Them as Kids
"For some reason, my dad told me that he gave birth to me."
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They Fuck You Up, Your Mum and Dad – But They Save Your Life Too
Larkin wasn't wrong.
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I Still Can't Speak to My Dad, Even Though He Might Be About to Die
I travelled home to see him, and all I could talk about was the state of my belt.
What I Want to Tell You About Heroin
The Abortion I Had While Trying to Stay Clean
“I wanted a child, but logic told me I must terminate. What if I could not stay off drugs?”
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Radically Intimate Photos of Parenthood
In spite of the world’s cruelties, the Israeli-born photographer Elinor Carucci chooses love.