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May 24, 2024
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Woman Enough

The International Olympic Committee has never required men to prove that they are men. But from nude inspections to DNA swabs, women have had to prove their womanhood since the 60s.

May 31, 2024
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Drugging France

Addiction isn’t a one-size-fits-all disease. Women experience it differently than men.

May 17, 2024

Taking Care of Moms

As of January 2024, twelve states, including Virginia and Washington DC, have implemented Medicaid coverage for doula care.

May 10, 2024

Presenting: Crosswinds

Hampton Roads is home to the largest coal export operation in the United States.

May 3, 2024

United We Stand: In Our Words

Teenagers have long turned to books for a guide on how to live, but for kids of immigrant parents, those guides can be particularly important.

April 26, 2024

Mapping Climate History

Last year, Canadian wildfire smoke had us East Coasters feeling like the apocalypse had arrived. But forest fires aren’t always doom and gloom…

April 19, 2024

New Brownies

Do you remember reading children’s newspapers in your childhood? In the 20s, W.E.B. DuBois started a paper just for “children of the sun.”

April 12, 2024

United We Stand: The People’s Tongue

Who decides what makes a language? In the United States, the people decide our language.

April 5, 2024

REPLAY: I’ve Endured

It ain’t a country album, Beyonce writes of her Cowboy Carter. It’s a Beyonce album. This week, we’re taking you to the Birthplace of Country Music museum to hear some of Bey’s predecessors.

March 29, 2024

Moving Forward By Looking Back

What Black students lost when schools desegregated and the vanishing schoolhouses of Franklin County.

March 22, 2024

Spring Break

How Disney shapes and is shaped by America. Plus: Do you go places because you want to be there, or because you want to show people that you were there?

March 16, 2024

United We Stand: Telling Our Story

Enya Cid moved from Mexico to the U.S. as a three year old. She says this country is her home, but her right to stay here never feels certain.

March 8, 2024

Mere Difference

Many parents of young deaf children don’t have access to learn sign language.

March 1, 2024