Showing results for: parenting

Giving kids no autonomy at all has become a parenting norm — and the pandemic is worsening the trend Gail Cornwall
Teaching children independence breeds confidence and social skills. Why aren’t we encouraging this?
01/18/2021 00:30 UTC
I think Dan Brown turned my parents into QAnoners Adam Lewental
The author's "The Da Vinci Code" was a bestseller despite being a poorly written crock of s*** for a reason . . .
12/19/2020 00:00 UTC
Is it safe to send your kids to school? Nicole Karlis
Health experts worry the issue has become politicized, and argue it's safer than one might think — with a catch
01/12/2021 01:00 UTC
TakingCaraMAGA: What to do when your favorite mommy influencer is outed as a Trump supporter Sophia Tesfaye
The boycott of a popular baby sleep trainer raises questions about accountability for Trump's supporters
01/26/2021 00:22 UTC
Challenging patriarchal practices makes "House of Ho" more than just a Vietnamese Kardashians clone Hanh Nguyen
Judy Ho spoke to Salon about abiding by her immigrant parents' expectations until a reality show let her break free
12/19/2020 16:00 UTC
Best of 2020: Philadelphia's deadly MOVE bombing and me Mike Africa Jr.
Our 2020 retrospective continues with this essay by a child of MOVE activists about why apologies aren't enough
12/28/2020 23:00 UTC
How the pandemic has changed life for new parents Nicole Karlis
"I cried that my mom wouldn't be able to hold her grandchild in the hospital," a new mother told Salon
10/04/2020 14:00 UTC
Lori Loughlin’s daughter Olivia Jade on college admissions scandal: "I don’t deserve pity" Elizabeth Wagmeister
"I want to apologize for contributing to these social inequalities, even though I didn’t realize it at the time"
12/09/2020 00:06 UTC
"Maternal hostility" may predict whether one mistreats their adult romantic partners Matthew Rozsa
The origins of "dehumanization" behavior may rest in childhood experiences, a new study says
12/29/2020 23:48 UTC
Trump's COVID task force coordinator Deborah Birx to retire after violating WH travel guidance Igor Derysh
Birx said the backlash to her family trip after repeated anti-travel warnings has been a "bit overwhelming"
12/22/2020 20:53 UTC
My grief made me cynical about men Alanah Nichole Davis
My father's death left me feeling abandoned, believing every other man would eventually leave too
01/24/2021 00:29 UTC
"Jeopardy!" champ Ken Jennings stumbles into more controversy after defending "Bean Dad" on Twitter Ashlie D. Stevens
Jennings' podcast co-host John Roderick went viral for a parenting story; then his anti-Semitic tweets resurfaced
01/04/2021 23:19 UTC
Carey Mulligan on "Promising Young Woman," a feminist revenge story for the ages Alli Joseph
The acclaimed actress appeared on "Salon Talks" to discuss her buzzy new film, a candy-coated dark comedy thriller
12/21/2020 23:19 UTC
Best of 2020: I tried to call my mother to say goodbye Mary Elizabeth Williams
Our 2020 retrospective continues with this meditation on one last chance to connect as the world falls apart
12/30/2020 23:00 UTC
Astronomers discover a "twin" planet to the mysterious, long-predicted Planet Nine Nicole Karlis
An exotic planet far from its parent star has all the same properties that we hypothesize for Planet Nine
12/13/2020 15:00 UTC