I Broke Up with My Fiancé Over Election Conspiracy Theories
While this woman could put up with some degree of differences, too much got to be too much. Plus: What to do if you have a loved one caught up in a conspiracy theory.
10 Best Face Masks for Teachers on Amazon
Keep students, faculty, and staff safe during back-to-school season with these best face masks for teachers for coronavirus protection on...
I’m a Teacher Who’s Back at School—Here’s What What’s Worrying Me the Most
Between worrying about her students' mental health, her own physical health, and lack of community support, there's a lot keeping...
How to Respond When Someone Makes a Racist Comment
When it comes to racism, silence can be deafening—and even deadly. Try these approaches if you're having trouble figuring out...
What It’s Like to Be a Caretaker for Someone Who Has No Idea Coronavirus Exists
Coronavirus makes life more complicated for people who are already facing difficult challenges—and those who take care of them.
What It’s Really Like to Protest in a Small Town
It’s not all big, energized crowds and visible progress. In some parts of the country, the fight against racism is...
Why White People “Helping” People of Color Is Actually Part of the Problem
Even if your intentions are good, the results won’t be if you’re looking at racial justice in the wrong way.
I’m a Teacher—Here’s What I Really Want You to Know About Remote Learning
One elementary school teacher explains why she thinks it’s essential for kids to head back to the classroom this fall,...
I’m a Teacher—Here’s Why I Won’t Go Back to School When It Reopens
A college professor explains why online learning can benefit both teachers and students—and it’s not just about staying safe during...
I’m a White Teacher—And Here’s What I Wish I Could Have Taught My White Students About R...
Kids ignorance isn't their fault—it's ours. And it's up to us to fix it.
The Heartbreaking Reality of a Brother and Sister Split Apart By Racism
These girls were kicked out of their apartment because of their racist neighbors. But that was the least of it.
10 Things You May Not See in Schools After Coronavirus
What will happen when kids go back to school? For students of all ages, from kindergarten through college, there will...
My White Friends Want to Help—Here’s What I Tell Them
Being a better anti-racist requires a good heart and a tough exterior.
14 Small Ways You Can Fight Racism Every Day
Coronavirus Canceled Our Wedding—Until a Good Samaritan Stepped In
Getting married in the middle of a pandemic may sound crazy but if COVID-19 has taught us one thing it's...
10 Clever Ways People Are Celebrating Birthdays Under Quarantine
While COVID-19 may have limited people's abilities to actively go out and celebrate their birthdays, that doesn't mean creative celebrations...
Why You Shouldn’t Feel Bad About Not Being Productive During Quarantine
Productivity? Productivity? There's no productivity in quarantine!
All the Jokes My Dad Has Made During Quarantine
I've been quarantining with my parents for weeks. As you can imagine, the humor situation has gotten out of hand.
13 Random Acts of Kindness in the Age of Coronavirus That’ll Give You Hope
Acts of kindness, no matter how small, can still bring hope during a pandemic.
16 Things We’re All Looking Forward to Once Social Distancing Ends
Real-people share stories about what they're most looking forward to doing after self-quarantine restrictions finally let up.
Why My Quarantine Birthday Was Actually One of the Best Ever
I was dreading my quarantine birthday. How would I celebrate my milestone year sans party, cake, and gifts?
I’m a Guidance Counselor—Here’s How I’m Keeping My Kids Calm About Coronavirus
It’s not easy to parent during a pandemic, but a few simple strategies can help children cope with their new...
The New Quarantine Hobby I’m Never Giving Up
From making stained glass to growing sourdough starter, 14 people share their new passions—and some great ideas to fill your...