'When My Son Was Taken, I Felt Like a Failure': Stories From Inside the Child Welfare System

In collaboration with Rise magazine, Jezebel is publishing a series of articles written by parents affected by the child welfare system. This post, the last in the series, is written by Piazadora Footman, who lost her son for three years after she was arrested for buying drugs. In New York City, an estimated 25 to 40

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Donald Trump Couldn't Get Through Even One Human Conversation With a Fallen Soldier's Widow

This week, Donald Trump was questioned about his lack of contact with the grieving families of four Green Berets killed in an ambush in Niger earlier this month. He responded by fabricating an outrageous lie about Obama never calling the families of fallen soldiers, which incurred yet more backlash. We all know how…

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