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Celebrating and centering the experiences of women of color.

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A Korean-American novelist’s new book focuses on two families’ reckoning of the 1992 L.A. riots

Photo: Maria Kanevskaya


I loved traveling to Spain, but the veneration of a colonizer gave me a wake-up call about my identity

Christopher Columbus’ sepulcher in the Cathedral of Seville, Spain.
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The Cake

This founder is using it to drive her company’s mission

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We need to get real about family-friendly schools and workplaces

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I worked so hard to remain in this country and yet these efforts still didn’t add up

Illustration: Rose Wong


I’ve learned to let the march of life just flow

Credit: Paras Griffin/Getty


Sofía Nariño, an ex-combatant of the FARC running for a seat on Bogotá’s city council, sits for a portrait on election night at FARC party headquarters under a row of photographs of legendary FARC guerrilla fighters in Bogotá, Colombia.Photography: Gena Steffens

Female FARC political party candidates have a long road ahead, but are making significant progress


Although Rwandan women take up many leadership and economic roles, their reproductive choices are still bound by church and state

Illustration: Angela Chilufya


As I step into a new role where I can provide support for people of color, I recognize philanthropy’s faults

Dr. Carmen Rojas. Courtesy of The Workers Lab.

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Celebrating and centering the experiences of women of color.

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