Not Your Average Girls

Not Your Average Girls

Reina DuFore

Mawal Sidi and Meriam Salem are changing the way Muslim women are portrayed in media with one weapon—a camera. Thr...

March 30, 2017

From Culture to Commodity: White Theft in Fashion

Olivia Donohue

Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner walked the Marc Jacobs runway during New York Fashion Week, sporting metallic jackets, colorful prints and rainbow dreadlocks. Arms wrapped around ...

January 25, 2017

Birth Behind Bars: Shackling Women During Labor

Birth Behind Bars: Shackling Women During Labor

Rachel Falek

Shawanna Nelson, a prisoner at a correctional facility in Newport, Arkansas, had been in labor for more than 12 hours...

January 25, 2017

Smoking Out Big Pharma: Why We Haven't Legalized

Amanda Molloy

On Oct. 18, 2006, Matt and Paige Figi had twins named Chase and Charlotte. Born without any medical complications, Charlott...

January 25, 2017

Poisoning the District : Lead in D.C. Pipes

Poisoning the District : Lead in D.C. Pipes

Miranda Cleland

Visions of D.C. typically include clean water. From the Tidal Basin to the Georgetown waterfront, pristine water is vital to Wash...

January 25, 2017