Gender & Sexuality
The US is trying to force Facebook to decrypt messenger files in case with serious privacy implications
Why the NYC specialized high school exam is discriminatory and must be terminated.
What I learned about the work it takes to protect children from anti-Blackness from being homeschooled
New study confirms that innocent people are pleading guilty because the system is rigged
“We microchip our dogs”: OH city council member proposes microchips instead of ankle monitors
Inspired by Fox News attacks, Lebron James set to produce ‘Shut Up and Dribble’ docuseries
Amazon reiterates “unwavering support” for US law enforcement, military despite worker complaints
American history classes are actually worsening kids’ understanding of America
New study shows denies popular myth, shows private schools are not better than public
LeBron opens public school offering free meals, college tuition to graduates and more
A course is being taught at a New York college on the crisis of white masculinity and it’s about time
The 2018 Black Muslim Psychology Conference is coming to Philadelphia!
Shuri returns to the throne in her own Marvel comic by Nnedi Okorafor
Cornel West sparks spirited discussion about democracy at Dartmouth on 25th anniversary of ‘Race Matters’
‘Little Apple’ web series follows Black girl superhero fighting against racism in Harlem
Elon Musk faces growing criticism over his contributions to Republican Political Action Committees
New study shows childhood trauma’s wide intergenerational impact
Judge says Detroit schools aren’t required to teach to basic standards, tosses case against Michigan
New study shows that focus on appearance creates big barriers for Black women in sports
Rwandan publishing house Imagine We is cultivating African storytelling for global readers
Black woman was slated to be on a historic space launch. NASA removed her with no explanation
The Obsidian Collection and Google are working to digitize Black legacy newspapers for a modern world
New concerns over shifting costs to patients as private equity firms gobble up health care providers
As the FCC’s Net Neutrality repeal goes into effect, states issue lawsuits to fight internet deregulation
Urban planning pioneer Toni Griffin wins award after subverting rules to highlight segregation
Study: GOP judges give Black people longer sentences, women shorter. What about Black women?
Study: Puerto Rico death toll 4x higher than official number given after Hurricane Maria
We need to acknowledge genocides outside of the European/Jewish Holocaust
Betsy DeVos says schools can call ICE on undocumented students, activists push back
Amazon is selling face recognition software to police departments. What could go wrong?
Treatment for my suicidal ideation has not been a linear journey
Why racial disparities in U.S. maternal health are so terrible, and what you can do about it
The underrated brilliance of Cynthia Erivo as Darlene Sweet in ‘Bad Times at the El Royale’
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