Gender & Sexuality
Gender and Sexuality
LaVerne Cox makes history yet again: becomes first transgender woman nominated for Emmy
Transgender woman burned to death, murder investigated as a hate crime
Tona Brown makes history by becoming first transgender African-American woman to play at Carnegie Hall
R. Kelly’s youngest child comes out as trangender
Report: Violence against Gender non-conforming people
Activists call for Mother’s Day Week of Action in support of Marissa Alexander
On television, more transgender, gender fluid characters in focus
President Obama signs executive order shortening the gender wage gap
Transgender student sues university over on-campus housing denial
Transgender student discriminated against for using women’s bathroom
Video: humorous web series explores race, gender dynamics
Pubes and Gender
U of I Board approves gender reassignment medical coverage
Facebook adds new gender options for users
Transgender student crowned high school homecoming king, makes history
Rally in New York demands justice for slain trangender woman
Leaving out gender-based violence harms all Black people
Transgender teen defending herself during school fight faces criminal charges
Transgender reality TV star called homophobic slur by popular gossip site
Why “Obamacare” is a Win for Black Youth
21-Year Old Transgender Woman Beaten to Death in Harlem
Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice is 1st Female President of Morehouse School of Medicine
NYC Ad Campaign Uses Fear and Shame to Deter Teen Pregnancy
America Never Was America to Me – The Changing Face of America
And the Attack on Women’s Reproductive Rights Continues…
Maya Rupert's "Is Marriage Equality for White People?"
Black Women: Baby Makers or Baby Killers?
Chicago Study Proves That All Young Black Voters Aren’t the Same
Young, Black, and Restless!
Wanna Raise a Child? No Application Necessary.
The bar for white “allies” is absurdly low and I’m tired of watching them be praised for reaching it
Your perfect work record won’t protect you if you’re Black and don’t stay in your place
Israel claimed that a Palestinian was killed in ‘clashes,’ but video evidence shows Israeli police shooting him in the back
‘The House That Will Not Stand’ is not a celebration of affluent Black women, it’s an indictment of the racial caste system
A Black woman-led Philly non-profit hopes to revolutionize how we teach sex ed to girls
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