Partners Will Be Allowed to Support Women Giving Birth in New York Hospitals

Partners Will Be Allowed to Support Women Giving Birth in New York Hospitals

“In no hospital in New York will a woman be forced to be alone when she gives birth,” says Governor Andrew Cuomo. “Not now, not ever.” In response to two of New York City’s largest hospital systems, NewYork-Presbyterian and Mount Sinai, banning support people for women in labor during the coronavirus pandemic, Cuomo announced an […]

What Homeless Women and Children in NYC Are Facing During the Crisis

What Homeless Women and Children in NYC Are Facing During the Crisis

Can you talk about the challenges to your staff?We have a workforce of about 700 people, and this is a precarious time for all of us who work at WIN. The staff is concerned about their own health and the health of their families, and we’re asking them to do more than...
How Virtual Beading Circles Are Empowering Indigenous Women

How Virtual Beading Circles Are Empowering Indigenous Women

In Indigenous communities across North America, beadwork artists often gather at community centers to work on their latest pieces. These beading circles, as they’re called, are more than just a social event. They’re considered a safe space where community members can...
19 Cozy Socks for Women and Slippers for the Home

19 Cozy Socks for Women and Slippers for the Home

Photographed by Arthur Elgort, Vogue, October 1993It’s been over a full week of working at home, and just a few days since Vogue took a pledge to #stayhome. You’ve probably come to realize that the need to put on real shoes every day is currently on hold (even if some...