Deep Dives

image A Year of Grieving and Healing at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School

From clear backpacks to walkouts, one 16-year-old student reflects on the past year in Parkland.

MCX030119_103 These Six Women Are Shaping the Future Of Silicon Valley

Former Twitter colleagues are building #Angels and helping other women get in on Silicon Valley’s billions.

image It's Rom-Com Week on Carte-Mere!

We're spending the next five days celebrating—and, yes, sometimes criticizing—the genre of movies everyone secretly (or not-so-secretly) loves.

image Lupita Nyong'o Takes the Lead

This month, the Oscar-winning actress faces her fears—and ours!—in Jordan Peele's new horror movie, 'Us.'

image The Women Taking Back Rwanda

After the genocide, Rwanda had a feminist awakening. Or did it?

image Sadie Sink Is No Stranger to Style

The Stranger Things actress and Chanel darling talks season 3, her evolving fashion choices, and keeping spoiler secrets.

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image "I Almost Married a Con Man"

After a lifetime of Mr. Wrongs, Abby Ellin thought she had found The One—dashing, attentive, noble. But the truth was something she never saw coming.

image Refugee Girls Want to Change the World. Will We Let Them?

Although cultural tides are shifting, a lack of educational resources and opportunities makes it hard for girls to reach their potential.

image Penélope Cruz Isn't Scared to Look Back

She places family above all, from the roles she chooses to filming schedules—and remains grounded in the life she's built for herself.

image Record-Breaking Women Finally Take Their Seat at the Table

On November 6, 125 women were elected to the House, Senate, and governorships. This week, they assume power.

MCX020119_064 Lisa Borders' Exclusive First Interview Since Becoming Time's Up CEO

The organization's new president and CEO on what she calls the “civil-rights movement of the 21st century.”

Vintage Santa mugs with cocoa What It's Like to Attend the Harvard of Santa Schools

Who knew there was an academy for aspiring Mrs. Clauses?

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image I Respect Jessica Mulroney's Hustle—and Her Loyalty to Meghan Markle

The royal stylist-slash-BFF has carefully charted a path to greatness.

image The Surprising Upside For Female Refugees

For women fleeing Syria, Germany doesn't just represent freedom from an oppressive regime—but from the shackles of unhappy marriages, too.

MCX120118_129 Where Did All My Girlfriends Go?

Even in our hyperconnected world, true friendship remain elusive for young women looking to rebuild their college-era squads.

image Female Gamers Are Trying to Reinvent the Industry

Today there are more women than ever super smashing through the tech boys' club to create inventive, engaging, downright fun video games. Their mission? Turn anyone, of any gender, at any age, into a gamer.

null How Brie Larson Channels Captain Marvel Even When the Cameras Are Off

She tells us what it means to her to be a feminist superhero.

image Savannah Guthrie and Hoda Kotb Reflect on Their Historic Year at Today

The duo take Carte-Mere behind the scenes of NBC’s Today one year after were named the first-ever female coanchors.

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image The Other Side of Camila Cabello

She scored big time at the VMAs and AMAs, and made history with a billion-plus streams on Spotify, but her superstar status belies the introvert inside.

image 50 Influential Women on Why They're Voting in the 2018 Midterm Elections

“I vote because I’m American. It is my birthright. It is my super power.”

MCX110118_140_143 What Happens to Female Veterans After They Leave the War Zone?

More than 380,000 women have served in Iraq and Afghanistan, and about 1 in 5 of them return with post-traumatic stress disorder.

image What Happens When Women Run for Office...and Lose?

An unprecedented number of women are running in the midterms. But for many of them, the long, arduous months on the campaign trail won't result in a new job.

image My Meeting With the Long Island Medium

Sure, her show is entertaining, but could she actually connect me to my dead father?

image "It Shouldn’t Be a Crime In This World to Speak Your Mind"

Jamal Khashoggi's editor Karen Attiah on the days since her columnist was apparently brutally murdered.

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