Gender & Sexuality
San Francisco Judge blocks Trump order to suspend protected status of thousands of immigrants
Major Jewish charity stops funding website targeting pro-Palestinian activists after donation revealed
Israel orders demolition of more Palestinian homes along West Bank, but families prepare to resist
Amazon will pay US employees $15 minimum wage, but what about international workers?
Marches in NY, D.C. call for emphasis on the rights of Black women to overturn status quo
Conviction of Brazilian political prisoner echoes injustice in the U.S.
#MeToo era sees surge in colleges tackling toxic masculinity on campus
Appeals court strikes down ID protections for Native North Dakota voters ahead of midterms
Texas argues on behalf of school that expelled student who didn’t kneel for pledge of allegiance
Social media breaks aren’t self-care for Black people who feel isolated offline
Ontario Judge gives light sentence to Black offender citing systemic racism
Comic: Criticizing problematic kinks is not kink-shaming
Professor attacked for refusing to write a recommendation for student to study in Israel citing BDS
#MeToo is not just for Hollywood: McDonald’s workers strike in 10 U.S. cities to protest sexual harassment
On embodying darkness
Pope Francis summons bishops to discuss sexual abuse after global pressure builds
‘Black-ish’ creator explains exit from ABC after they shelved an anti-Trump episode
Here are the nominees we’re excited to see vie for the Young People’s Literature National Book Award
WTA & male players support Serena’s claims of mistreatment as another racist cartoon emerges
Study shows Black student activists are penalized by white college admissions counselors
New York Times anonymous op-ed by Trump senior official invites fiery criticism on all sides
AFROPUNK founding editor-in-chief quits company, citing “lies, gaslighting, exploitation”
Nike’s Kaepernick ad campaign causes initial stock tumble, but creates $43 million in buzz
Kaepernick’s case against the NFL moving forward after arbitrator denies summary judgment request
Trump’s Justice Dept supports Asian-American in suing Harvard over affirmative action
9-year-old Jamel Myles commits suicide after homophobic bullying at school
California becomes first state to abolish cash bail, but gives judges more discretion to jail defendants
After NYC makes inmate calls free, Texas reduces charge from 26 cents a minute to 6
After assault on Black patrons by Asian workers at Flatbush nail salon, protesters call for boycotts
Comic: The education system stifles LGBTQ+ students and kids of color from the start
The presumption of attractiveness will always perpetuate violence
R. Kelly may soon be facing a new trial for sexually assaulting another 14-year-old girl
How hip-hop helped reimagine Black presence in horror
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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