June 4, 2020

The Looting: The Victims and the Vandals

One reader sympathizes with the merchants whose stores were vandalized; another says the looters she saw in SoHo were not protesters. Also: Rethinking libraries; the “Mrs.” […]
June 3, 2020

A Documentary for the #MeToo Era, for Better and Worse

“On the Record” implicitly addresses longstanding criticism that black women have been overlooked in the conversation about sexual assault and power, but the film could have […]
June 3, 2020

New Zealand tackles 'period poverty' with free sanitary products for all schoolgirls

More than 90,000 girls stay away from school because they cannot afford pad or tampons, Jacinda Ardern says Girls in New Zealand high schools will no […]
June 3, 2020

A White Damsel Leveraged Racial Power and Failed

Historically speaking, when white people are afraid, it is usually people of color who get hurt. Source