“Doctors said I wouldn’t live to be twelve—I’m now twenty-five and the national ambassador for the MDA.”

Multiple award-winning poet and memoirist Maya Angelou said it best: “In diversity, there is beauty and there is strength.” Peter and Aaron accept the true value of diversity and how it benefits America’s future.

Pantsuit Nation—Meet Jia

by Libby Chamberlain

Every day, sexual harassment and gender-based violence occurs against women both in person and online. Brianna and Jia have experienced it firsthand and are determined to fight back.

Pantsuit Nation—Meet Karen

by Libby Chamberlain

Karen’s sexual identity should not exclude her from the basic inalienable rights that most people in our country take for granted.

Parenting may be its own reward, but it’s difficult enough even under the best of circumstances. Lauren and Rajib want to raise loving and respectful children in a better world than the one we have now.

Pantsuit Nation—Meet Rachel

by Libby Chamberlain

Pro-Choice is not a liberal slogan, nor is it a conservative slur. The women who make decisions about bringing life into the world do so for their own personal reasons, like Rachel.

I wouldn’t bother with any of those things. In my heart, I know that were everything burning to ashes at my feet, I’d leave behind the laptop and the photo albums and even, forgive me, my children’s artwork, because there is one object I’d need to rescue above all else—my true precious, Bob.