Latest from Jenny Rogers

What seven ICU nurses want you to know about the battle against covid-19

As the pandemic has ravaged the U.S., these nurses from across the nation have cared for the sickest covid patients. Here’s what they want Americans to understand about the coronavirus.
  • Dec 7, 2020

School lunches have become more nutritious despite many challenges, a look at eight elementary schools shows

What kids are eating — and where, when and why — in eight schools across the country
  • Oct 28, 2019

What do old tales of exorcism and murder say about how men see women now? Not much.

Sady Doyle collects hideous examples of mistreated women to shed light on modern relationships between the sexes.
  • Sep 26, 2019

Parents are drowning in advice. An economist looks at the data — and says we can all relax.

Emily Oster’s “Cribsheet” is a much needed corrective to the scaremongering out there.
  • Apr 24, 2019

From middle class to homeless: A mother’s unapologetic memoir

Stephanie Land shows that real poverty isn’t like what you hear about on cable news.
  • Feb 1, 2019

I left my wallet on a bus in D.C. Here’s how I got it back.

Two hours after I realized my clutch was gone, I heard a knock on my front door.
  • Jan 11, 2019

Puerto Rico’s fragile recovery is built on thousands of people just doing their jobs

Five workers, in their own words, on life after Hurricane Maria
  • Oct 10, 2018

Women’s friendships aren’t dysfunctional — they’re essential

Kayleen Schaefer celebrates female bonds and pushes back against the “mean girls” myth.
  • Mar 9, 2018

In search of the Chibok girls and the meaning of their kidnapping

Nigerian poet Helon Habila hopes the girls can help explain his troubled country.
  • Jan 5, 2017

Rory Gilmore is a monster

The “Gilmore Girls” revival should kill any affection fans had for the character, who was once a revelation but now is just amoral.
  • Nov 29, 2016