families

Parents

People Described the Weirdest Lies Their Parents Told Them as Kids

"For some reason, my dad told me that he gave birth to me."
Iva Parađanin
11.23.18
soccer

Dad Shoves Kid Goalie to Make a Save

Sometimes, just standing around on the sidelines isn't enough. You've got to get a piece of the action.
Liam Daniel Pierce
11.8.18
Views My Own

I've Helped Separate Kids from Parents in Court, So I Know How Awful It Is

The job was among the hardest things I’ve ever had to do.
Issac J. Bailey
6.22.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Crying Girl in This Viral Photo Wasn't Actually Separated from Her Family

The photo became a symbol of the current family separation crisis on the US-Mexico border.
Drew Schwartz
6.22.18
immigration

2,000 kids were separated from their parents at the border in just 6 weeks

Attorney General Jeff Sessions' "zero tolerance" policy is splitting up families.
Alex Lubben
6.15.18
Donald Trump

The 7 craziest things Trump said during his White House sidewalk press conference

"You know why? Because I don’t want to see a nuclear weapon destroy you and your family," Trump said when asked why he was defending Kim Jong Un.
Alex Lubben
6.15.18
great ideas

Welp, There’s a Cryptocurrency Wallet for Kids Now

Can Pigzbe’s Wollo token really be “family-friendly”?
Jordan Pearson
4.11.18
immigration

Separating kids from parents is Trump’s latest cruel idea for securing the border

The ACLU sued several government agencies on Monday, alleging that border agents unlawfully detained a 7-year-old girl and her mother.
Keegan Hamilton
2.28.18
Homelessness

What It's Like to Rebound as a Young, Homeless Mother

With affordable housing facing a crunch under Trump, it's harder than ever for young families to cope. Still, some find the support they need.
Sonja Sharp
2.21.18
Munchies

My Restaurant Job Made Me Hate Kids

When I started my job at a restaurant a few years ago, I loved kids. But over time, I've realized that they are tiny terrorists that ruin every meal.
Anonymous
9.15.17
immigration

​Undocumented Mother of Four Living in Church Basement Named to Time 100 List

An expert on immigrant justice explains how such a high-profile platform shines a light on the fear many immigrant families live with today.
Kimberly Lawson
4.20.17
Broadly

The Mothers and Daughters Who Marched on Washington Together

"I thought it was very important to support my daughter, and all daughters of the world—not just for women's rights, but all rights."
Darragh Dandurand
1.22.17
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