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How Your Political Views Are Shaped By Your Genes

“Through the darkness, We can find a pathway… That will take us halfway… to the stars…”  That’s the opening line to a song written by…

Eat Your Heart Out: My Mom’s Jersey-Meets-Egyptian Fried Chicken Cutlets

Aymann Ismail is a staff writer at Slate and host of the podcast Man Up, which digs into personal stories of identity and masculinity. He…

Keep Fredo’s Name Out of Your Mouth

An interesting assumption on the far right of American politics is that the progressive left has any love for guys like Joe Biden, Bill Maher…

What It’s Like to Come Out to Your Parents as Non-Binary

Melo, a 26-year-old economics student from L.A., is non-binary. That is, they understand their gender as an amalgamation of male and female qualities but not…