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Courtesy of Pamala Silas.

“The crazy thing is that the Indian Child Welfare Act is forty years old, and it’s still one of the least well-understood pieces of federal legislation, even by judges, in the country.” Read more

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In A Good American Family, David Maraniss recounts a history of political repression during the Red Scare. Read more

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Mike & Mckenzie

I wouldn’t describe my childhood as Santa-deprived, because I was pushy. Read more

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From: "Art-studies from nature, as applied to design," 1872.

Adoptees deserve to know their origins. Read more

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Noah Flora

Nipplegate has a long history in the Global South. Read more

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Cecile Richards discusses the trials and tribulations—and delights—of raising children in an activist household. Read more

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Haneke’s not the first to target the haute bourgeoisie’s hollowness and cruel culpability, but in this season of squalid power, he may be the best. Read more

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Erica’s death occurs in the midst of a growing maternal mortality crisis that hits mothers of color particularly hard. The drivers of the crisis are complex—but we know what they are—and we can do something. Read more

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The film is one of those prize indies that spools out and grows in your head for days afterwards. Read more

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As we watch clips of same-sex couples declaring their love for one another, we should recognize there is nothing natural about the nuclear family. Read more

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