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When U.S. news outlets run stories about women in Afghanistan, they often focus on how dangerous the country is. Fourteen years after America invaded — ostensibly, to liberate women and girls from the oppressive regime of the Taliban, which barred them from education, freedom of movement, and personal autonomy — women read
I’m slightly obsessed with any list that will tell me how to increase my productivity. I don’t think anyone would argue that I’m not a hard worker, but I will also freely admit that I’m a terrible procrastinator. In order for me to get anything done, I need a deadline, and it’s usually better if someone else read
What denim brands don't tell you is that the pair of jeans you buy off the rack is actually much more than that. With every single pair, you're really getting two or three, since jeans are so easily manipulated that they can take on many lives before you're forced to retire them. Indeed, the style you started off with is read
There's a lot of nail-polish jargon out there: 3-free, 5-free, 9-free, free-free... (What does it all mean?!) But even companies that make such claims can sell products that aren’t completely safe. Most recently, indie brand Mentality came under fire after customers claimed its polishes were causing serious damage (like, read
If you’re anything like us, you likely open your beauty products the same way: Rip off the protective plastic, throw away the box, dispose of any extra sheets or covers; toss the little sponges in favor of your own makeup brushes; consider (briefly) using the tiny skincare spoons for caviar, realize you never eat caviar, read