We're One Step Closer To A '911'-Style Hotline For Suicide Prevention

The FCC voted in favor of establishing 988 as a shortcut number

From Billie Eilish To Boomer: Here's What You Googled Most This Year

The search bar reveals all

The Dictionary Really Wants You To Use People's Correct Pronouns

The singular 'they' is the word of the year for 2019

How Much Are Dating Apps Doing To Protect You From Sex Offenders?

It's easy to set up an account on Tinder or OK Cupid — but that ease can come at risk

Flyboy Creator Hebru Brantley: Social Media Made Art Cool Again

The Chicago artist talks finding happiness, and claiming space for creativity

Here's How Young Queer Couples Are Redefining 'Straight' Marriages

The institution has been due for disruption; for queering, even in seemingly heterosexual partnerships

One-Third Of Gen Z Decides Who They Date Based On Astrology

With the growing popularity of astrology, a new report shows approximately one-third of millennials and Gen Z are deciding who to date based on their signs

Welcome To Tinder Purgatory, Where Dating Digitally Is Its Own Fresh Hell

The internet didn’t change the way we meet others — it's designed it entirely

'Instacouples' Are Big Business For Brands. But Monetizing A Relationship Has Its Challenges

Influencers drive as much advertising today as traditional models, but there’s more to life than branded deals

Atatiana Jefferson Was Playing Video Games When A White Police Officer Shot And Killed Her

The 28-year-old 'was home taking care of the house and loving her life,' attorney Lee Merritt said

Black Men Care About Their Hair — It's Time Movies And TV Did, Too

'If you’re going to go out of your way to cast Black characters and tell Black stories on screen, make sure you are also investing in making sure that the hair is on point'

'Almost No One Would Take Me Seriously': How Everette Taylor Turned His Art-Buying Experience Into A Platform

'For my whole life, I’ve had to kick down doors that were closed in my face. I want to kick down more doors with ArtX'

America's Reigning Pageant Queens Are All Black: "This Shouldn't Be The Last Time This Happens"

'I think it just shows how far we have to go because it is such a huge topic of conversation'

The Teen Who Egged A Politician Just Donated $100,000 To Mosque Attack Victims

'To the victims of the tragedy, I whole heartedly hope that this can bring some relief to you'

World Health Organization Announces Landmark Change For Transgender Identity

The decision could help combat stigma against trans people

Inside The Counter-Protest That Drowned Out A Hate Group In Dayton, Ohio

'I came here to show that they won’t make me feel any different about my color at all'

Gillette's Newest Ad Highlights The Bond Between A Trans Artist And His Father

People are calling the spot 'huge, beautiful, and very important on so many levels'

34 Black Female Cadets Helped Make West Point's Graduating Class Its Most Diverse Ever

'I want these little black girls to say ‘hey, I can do it too. I have the strength to defy the odds''

Black Muslim Women On Protest, Faith, and Justice During Ramadan

'After all I had seen and witnessed — through all the pain, the violence, the sorrow, the death — Islam remained a constant for me'

Why Ramadan Is More Important To Me Than Ever

'Inflammatory rhetoric against Islam is everywhere. It is is hurtful and trying. Yet I am hopeful'

Here's The First Official Scary Clown Sighting Of 2019

Thankfully, there was no red balloon in sight

How To Be A Better Partner To A Sexual Assault Survivor

'Support, to me, looks like acceptance. And to take it a step further, not only accepting but embracing what happened and how it shaped me'

Who Benefits From Dress Codes? Almost Always, It's People In Power

The context surrounding what is 'appropriate' attire is rooted in respectability politics —?and it's time to dismantle those norms

The Digital Gig Economy Can Help A Lot Of People. It Can Also Feel Like A Trap

'We’re ending up with these two tiers of workers — the individuals who are working on demand and the people who are doing the demanding'