Lisa Miller

6 articles

Who Knows Best

Should having an intellectual disability disqualify a mother from raising her child?


Slender Man Is Watching

Two young girls attempt to murder another in Waukesha, Wisconsin, trying to bring an internet meme to life.


Can Racism Be Stopped in the Third Grade?

A controversial effort divides students by race in order to combat racism.


The Trans-Everything CEO

A profile of the highest-paid female executive in America, who was born male.


Orders of Grief

Eleven months after Sandy Hook, Newtown’s mourning remains incalculable, especially that of the parents who lost their children. And the influx of sympathy—and money—has sometimes made the grieving more difficult rather than less.


Xanax: A Love Story

The rise of anti-anxiety medication.