Before dating apps like Tinder, dates usually resulted from at least some baseline level of shared experience. Facebook wants to turn back the clock.
Meet-cutes are hard when nobody wants to talk to strangers.
Straight-legged, high-waisted jeans were almost casualties of reductive stereotypes about motherhood—but now they’re back.
Can straight men and women really be best friends? Their partners are wondering, too.
Is it a cruelty or a kindness to suggest friendship during a breakup?
In the aftermath of the El Paso killings, some undocumented immigrants reportedly were too afraid to seek care or help locating their relatives.
As women open up about the realities of recovering from giving birth, the resources available to new moms are expanding.
Often deployed on playgrounds and between siblings, the slur draws on stereotypes about adoption that are both obsolete and unrealistic.
A new study suggests that learning about one’s own adoption after a certain age could lead to lower life satisfaction in the future.
Despite changing norms, it’s still exceedingly rare for women to propose in heterosexual couples.
A report from the House Oversight Committee provides new details on the calamity at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Parents are hoping that this summer is changing girls’ beliefs about who can be a leader or a hero in America.
In the first round of Democratic presidential debates, male candidates were eager to play the dad card, while none of the mothers running mentioned her parenthood.
An image can make an atrocity seem more real to the American public—but why do people need to see in order to feel?
Reports of babies and toddlers being left in the care of slightly older children in detention facilities at the U.S.-Mexico border reveal an ongoing atrocity.
A historian of fatherhood wonders whether the rapid embrace of consumer DNA testing will be seen as a positive development in the future.
The 18-year-old gun-rights activist and Parkland-shooting survivor is being touted by the right as the latest victim of “cancel culture.”
In the years leading up to the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment, Atlantic writers often pitted political participation against domestic duty.
Does a movement that proclaims a deep belief in women’s autonomy have a place for male voices?
States are taking new actions to challenge Roe v. Wade. But the abortion debate itself remains an old political argument.