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Calling the cops on someone with mental illness can go terribly wrong. Here’s a better idea.

Calling the cops on someone with mental illness can go terribly wrong. Here’s a...

We’ve seen it happen too many times. Someone calls 911 to report a disturbance next door or out in the street. The police show up. Things go awry, and the police shoot the person at the center of the disturbance — and it turns out that the person had a mental health issue. In the…
Please Stop Calling What Jessica Mulroney Did To Sasha Exeter A “Disagreement”

Please Stop Calling What Jessica Mulroney Did To Sasha Exeter A “Disagreement”

Which brings me to Markle, the other name dominating headlines about Mulroney’s transgressions. In most of the reporting of this story, Mulroney is referred to as “Meghan Markle’s Friend” like it’s her job title, not a personal detail. Mulroney brought the Duchess of Sussex into this shitstorm when she wrote, “I have lived a very…
Calling All Rouge Members: What To Shop On The Last Day Of Sephora’s Beauty Insider Sale

Calling All Rouge Members: What To Shop On The Last Day Of Sephora’s Beauty...

The sale is now open to all Beauty Insider tiers, but your membership level will also determine the dates from which you can shop during Spring Savings. Rouge members (the top tier who spend over $1,000 annually) will enjoy a 20% discount starting April 17 through May 1. VIB members will get 15% off from…
Why Trump Is Calling To “Liberate” States Protesting Stay-At-Home Orders

Why Trump Is Calling To “Liberate” States Protesting Stay-At-Home Orders

The Anti-lockdown protests have sprung up across the country in Michigan, Ohio, North Carolina, Minnesota, Utah, Virginia, and Kentucky. Protestors in these states say they are taking action against state governments over their decisions to shut down local businesses and issue stay-at-home orders in an effort to slow the spread of coronavirus. Many demonstrations have…
Stop Calling Coronavirus “The Great Equalizer”

Stop Calling Coronavirus “The Great Equalizer”

I never asked myself if my community would be hit hardest by the pandemic; it was more a matter of when. Whether it were because Black Americans disproportionately make up the workforce that doesn’t have the luxury to work from home — or soak in the bathtub, or learn new dances on TikTok. Or if…
Calling health care workers “heroes” erases just how terrified and exposed they really are

Calling health care workers “heroes” erases just how terrified and exposed they really are

“I wish I wasn’t a doctor. I wish I wasn’t terrified at what I may be asked to do. I wish I could self isolate,” Dr. Rebecca Lawrence, a consultant psychiatrist in addiction in Edinburgh, Scotland, wrote on Twitter last weekend. As physicians ourselves, we find Lawrence’s sentiments understandable, her worries heartbreaking. All of it…
Fall’s Breakout Nail-Art Trends Are Calling For A ’90s Comeback

Fall’s Breakout Nail-Art Trends Are Calling For A ’90s Comeback

They say trends come and go... and eventually, they come back again. This fall, we're seeing that notion play out firsthand — literally, on our fingernails. When it comes to nail-art trends for the upcoming season, retro is all the rage, with the best manicures of the '90s — like French tips and bright-blue butterfly…
Anderson Cooper Confronts Marianne Williamson For Calling Depression A “Scam”

Anderson Cooper Confronts Marianne Williamson For Calling Depression A “Scam”

Antidepressants are prescribed, and often combined with therapy, to manage depression, which is a common condition that impacts millions of people every year, according to the American Addiction Centers. The World Health Organization notes that antidepressants are one means of treating depression, among many other options, such as structured therapy and behavioral actions and changes.…
How To Get Sunlit Blonde Highlights — Without Calling Your Colorist

How To Get Sunlit Blonde Highlights — Without Calling Your Colorist

If the return of scrunchies, padded headbands, and stackable barrettes has shown us anything, it’s that '90s hairstyles are having yet another moment. At the same time, hair color is also channeling retro influences in summer 2019, with the resurgence of blonde-boosting hair-lightening sprays — the grown-up version of lemon juice and Sun-In.
18 Famous Redheads Who Will Have You Calling Your Colorist ASAP

18 Famous Redheads Who Will Have You Calling Your Colorist ASAP

Jessica ChastainLike Fisher, Chastain didn't learn to love her red hair until adulthood. "As a child, I didn't want to be different — I wanted to look the same as everyone else because I didn't want to be singled out," she told Refinery29 in 2017. "I was ridiculed for having red hair, for having freckles.…

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