Darlena Cunha

healthcare

The Outrageous Reasons These Women Couldn’t Get Their Tubes Tied

People are being denied tubal ligations because they're too young, childless, only have one child, aren't married—or for any other reason their doctor chooses.
Darlena Cunha
5.7.19
politics

Ivanka Trump's BS Speech About Equal Pay Shows Lying Runs in Family

Donald Trump's track record on equal pay for his employees as well as his dismissive comments about childcare policy don't line up with the man his daughter described last night.
Darlena Cunha
7.22.16
News

Protests Honor 14th Birthday of Black Girl Killed by Police in Raid

In 2010, Officer Joseph Weekley was leading police into a murder suspect's home when he accidently shot seven-year-old Aiyana Stanley-Jones. Weekley remains on the Detroit police force.
Darlena Cunha
7.21.16
Twitter

Milo Yiannopoulos Attempts to Respond to Getting Kicked Off Twitter

After having his account suspended for instigating a racist, sexist harassment campaign against Leslie Jones, the famed troll has released a statement decrying the social media platform's "efforts to enforce groupthink."
Darlena Cunha
7.20.16
Culture

A Psychologist Explains Why We're So Obsessed with the Kim, Kanye, Taylor Feud

Admit it: you know don't know why you know about it, but you care.
Darlena Cunha
7.19.16
coffee shops

The Resurrection of Bess Eaton

Bess Eaton is a regional coffee shop based in Rhode Island that commands a fiercely loyal fanbase. Even when the company became overtly religious—and later briefly closed—the passion for Bess Eaton never disappeared.
Darlena Cunha
3.27.16
Science

When Healthy Eating Becomes a Fear of Food

“It feels like my brain is basically broken.”
Darlena Cunha
12.15.15
Health

What It's Like to Have Photos of Your Mastectomy Go Viral

“Does this make you uncomfortable? It should.”
Darlena Cunha
11.2.15