Gender & Sexuality
Police still can’t find 7 y/o Jazmine Barnes’ killer as an older shooting gains suspicion
After shooting threats, lawsuits, & many celebrities refusing to appear, Lifetime’s ‘Surviving R. Kelly’ premieres
NYC to allow people to change gender or choose gender-neutral option on birth certificates
Netflix pulls episode of ‘Patriot Act’ critical of Saudi government at their request, draws criticism
Reconciling ‘glorious healing’ & the ‘loving refusal’ of intracommunal violence in an era of disposability
Organizers of California Women’s March cancel event over concerns that it’s ‘too white’
Sudanese doctors and journalists go on strike against government in midst of deadly protests
Comic: I’ll believe The Lord is against homosexuality when he tells me
Why do so many others want to claim Blackness if it means oppression?
To force Muslims to assimilate, Denmark requires all to shake hands in citizenship ceremonies
Hungary is in revolt over a draconian overtime bill workers are calling a “slave law”
Parents outraged as New Orleans votes to become the first major city in America with an all charter school system
Several killed in protests and riots against Sudanese government over soaring prices
New report details China’s drastic measures to silence opposition and activists
Senate passes the First Step Act with notable bipartisan support. What comes next?
Detroit pastor charged with murder of Black trans activist Kelly Stough
Tennessee Governor will give answer on Cyntoia Brown’s clemency before he leaves office
After viral video of NYPD snatching baby from her arms as she waited for a child care voucher, Jazmine Headley has charges dropped
U.S. Supreme Court secures a surprise win for Planned Parenthood… for now
A Black woman-led Philly non-profit hopes to revolutionize how we teach sex ed to girls
Marc Lamont Hill was fired for telling the truth about the Palestinian resistance
Dollar stores replace grocery stores in low-income Black communities at alarming rates, one town is fighting the surge
The bar for white “allies” is absurdly low and I’m tired of watching them be praised for reaching it
Mexico City’s first female mayor will dissolve anti-protest police force
Violent protests against wealth inequality in France continue, but many capitalize on economic anxiety for nationalist ends
Police charge anti-fascist protesters who were stabbed at white nationalist rally but protect the neo-Nazis
American citizen sues ICE following three week attempt to deport him to Jamaica
Private autopsy shows cops shot Emantic Bradford Jr., man mistaken for Black Friday mall shooter, 3 times in the back
New Muslim congresswoman Rashida Tlaib will lead a first congressional delegation to Israeli-occupied West Bank
Top Obama officials now caught up in lawsuit about Clinton Foundation’s improper practices
Massive protests erupt in Brazil after Black 19-year-old Pedro Gonzaga killed while being restrained
When Black womxn finally allow ourselves to get angry
11-year-old arrested at Florida school after refusing to stand for pledge of allegiance defends himself
Family speaks out after 6 California cops murder 20 year old Willie McCoy in Taco Bell parking lot
Jussie Smollett attack under new scrutiny after CPD won’t substantiate unnamed sources “staged” claim
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