Gender & Sexuality
Gender and Sexuality
New study shows that focus on appearance creates big barriers for Black women in sports
An open letter to my boyfriend after the ghost of my abuser appeared during sex
After 6 missing and killed Black women and girls, Chicago student starts carpool program to protect them
I’m finally decolonizing the queerphobia I learned at home
Comic: Straight people, I am not your Po-Gay-mon
When is it #TimesUp for white women who don’t recognize Black women’s boundaries?
Jeff Sessions says domestic violence is not grounds for asylum in the U.S.
Learning to love my androgynous and masculine Black womanhood
Time explores the history of a Nazi concentration camp symbol that was repurposed for Pride
Black boy gone: Why this former minister left the church behind
I’m not bipolar, I’m just traumatized: What I learned about Black womanhood from my misdiagnosis
Morgan Freeman accused of sexual misconduct and sexual harassment by 8 women
Africa must decolonise the violent patriarchy solidified by white colonialism
UT Austin ‘Restrictive Masculinity’ program under pressure by administration after right-wing criticism
‘Time’s Up’ sets sights on R.Kelly
I don’t want as many “chances” to f*ck up as Kanye
Janelle Monae confirms her queerness ahead of release of ‘Dirty Computer’
Bill Cosby found guilty of 3 counts of aggravated sexual assault in Constand retrial
Black woman violently arrested at Waffle House draws calls for protests
Waffle House, Starbucks, and the unalterable anti-Black, patriarchal violence of newsworthiness
New report details how to support Black women in their political, economic and social roles
Black Mamas Matter Alliance launches first national Black maternal health week
A Black woman transforms conditioned silence into language: How Audre Lorde induced my rebirth
Backpage co-founder charged after human trafficking investigation
N.C. approves policy to limit physical restraints of incarcerated women in labor
Conservative Christian colleges stuck between fear of laws around LGBTQ discrimination and fear of change
National Geographic and the New York Times own up to racist, sexist legacies
Working through anti-Black ideas around HIV while my partner is HIV positive
Black LGBTQ activists convicted on six of eight charges for Columbus Pride protests
It’s not just straight men: We all have to reckon with internalized femmephobia in the wake of #MeToo
R. Kelly may soon be facing a new trial for sexually assaulting another 14-year-old girl
The presumption of attractiveness will always perpetuate violence
Carceral “love”, consent, and Black womxn’s bodies: From ‘OITNB’ to ‘Siempre Bruja’
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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