Sesame Street Changed My Life. We Must Protect It So It Can Mold More Kids’ Lives.
Co-published with HuffPost. We need to support Sesame Street to ensure it is available to all children, or we will lose what we began to achieve …
I Grew Up Without a Fixed Address
Co-published with Curbed. Officially, entire chunks of my childhood don’t exist.
For Those In Foster Care, ‘The Time Of The Readiness’ Is Charged
Co-published with The Establishment. After being heavily governed your whole life—told when to eat, when to sleep, when to come home—you’re suddenly set free to make your …
The Childcare Gap is Widening
Co-published with TIME with additional support from Capital & Main. Middle class and rural parents are on the receiving end of an …
Co-published with The Atlantic with additional support from Capital & Main. When it comes to schoolwork, there is a chasm separating students with parents …
I Love My Children and I Owe Them So Much Money
Co-published with Jezebel. (Excerpt) The majority of child support debt is owed by parents making less than $10,000.
How Pregnancy Drug Laws Hurt Children
Co-published with The Verge. Harsh pregnancy drug laws keep many women from seeking prenatal care, and that puts mother and baby at greater risk.
The Urgent State of Childcare
Co-published with Feature Shoot. This apocalyptic photo series explores the bleak, desperate circumstances that many American children face.
The Rise of Extreme Daycare
Co-published with Pacific Standard. Photography by Alice Proujansky supported by EHRP. More Americans are working late-night and early-morning hours. Who's looking after their kids?
Identity Thieves Target Foster Youth
Co-published with NBC News. Child advocates say that foster youth are particularly vulnerable to identity theft because they bounce from one home to another, giving an expanding …
Crushed by the Cost of Child Care
Co-published with The New York Times. Increasingly, even middle- and upper-class parents are finding that day care is nearly impossible to afford.
Silicon Valley’s Offline Wage Wars
Co-published with Next City. For 10 years a massive income gap has been widening across Silicon Valley. Last November, however, the residents of San Jose voted in …