“We don’t have any special wisdom. We don’t have special answers.”
After finding myself in the ER in March, I had to learn to listen to the world again.
This has been a year of wincing and waiting for the next blow. I’ve learned that hope is best understood not as an emotion, but an orientation.
“I’m chiding them for breaking the rules, and I had hooked up with this guy and was now potentially super-spreading to my family.”
Protest Is Part Of The Black American Tradition. Young Activists Are Reshaping The Movement In Their Image.
“Who exactly was this a reckoning for? Not for me.” Four very different young Black activists doing the work on why we’re here and what comes next.
“I have a following of people who think I’m funny and somewhat attractive, and it’s helped me get through thinking I’m not worth anything.”
He fled Honduras, was kidnapped and sexually assaulted in Mexico, and fought the US immigration system without a lawyer. Is Francisco’s story one of hope, or luck?
Six women spoke with BuzzFeed News about their fears about bringing a child into a world that feels on the edge of collapse — and why they’re choosing to do it anyway.
"Despite abject slavery of the most vicious, degenerate, immoral type, we stand taller, see further, and reach higher because we stand on the shoulders of giants.”