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Anthropology / Everything Human

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A Daughter’s Disability and a Father’s Awakening

When an anthropologist’s baby was diagnosed with Down syndrome, he was overwhelmed by emotional upheaval. Then, everything changed.

obesity culture

Decoded

Fat Gets No Respect (But That Should Change)

What 2018 Taught Us About Everything Human

This year brought a host of events, discoveries, studies, and writings that shed new light on humanity.

A mourner writes “Enough Is Enough” at a memorial near the Tree of Life Synagogue on Monday, October 29, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Viewpoint

Rethinking Trigger Warnings