Medical advances are turning once-fatal illnesses into manageable conditions, but what’s life like for patients whose existences become a liminal space between not-quite-healthy and not-quite-sick?
When I hear the significance of the two words twisted by those too paralyzed with fear to understand their meaning, I think about all they encompass for my family and my friends.
The message is, overwhelmingly, that we Muslims are not welcome in the West. Yet, we are here, everywhere, invisible in big cities and small, until someone cuts us down.
The post-election social media barrage has put us in a strange spot: We don’t want to remain silent and complicit, but are we just adding to an exhausting wall of sound?
Talking with the author and essayist about rewriting female power narratives, telling honest sex work stories, and making peace with Gwyneth
It’s been a week of protesting the right to cross borders. But these lines aren’t just geographic, they’re economic and racialized, too.
When a marriage ends, it doesn’t always imply a deficiency. At least, not a personal one.
Scenes from the inauguration of Donald Trump and the Women’s March on Washington.
The director of the Oscar-nominated comedy on her interest in role-playing, her love for Andy Kaufman and the fate of a particularly memorable piece of costuming.