Gender & Sexuality
How do you mourn an abuser?: Rapper XXXtentacion killed outside motorcycle dealership in Florida
5 undocumented migrants killed in Sunday police chase
Prisons increasingly employ teachers and secretaries to substitute for guards
Southern Baptists signal move away from conservatism with election of youngest president in 37 years
Spain’s new Socialist government will accept 600 migrants after Italy turns asylum seekers away
The Obsidian Collection and Google are working to digitize Black legacy newspapers for a modern world
A look inside the converted Walmart that shelters over 1,400 migrant children as detentions boom
Chicago activists accuse police of negligence as Black girls and women continue disappearing
SCOTUS rules voters can be purged from Ohio rolls if they don’t respond to a notice after missing 1 vote
New concerns over shifting costs to patients as private equity firms gobble up health care providers
Jeff Sessions says domestic violence is not grounds for asylum in the U.S.
As the FCC’s Net Neutrality repeal goes into effect, states issue lawsuits to fight internet deregulation
The city of Houston is experimenting with land trust to fight gentrification
Distraught father kills himself in a jail cell after being separated from his family at border
How I learned to stop torturing myself in hopes of getting to “the good part” of bad entertainment
Poetry reading is up in America, but there’s still more work to be done to sustain readers
Judge says a bar refusing service to Trump supporters is not “outrageous” conduct
ICE arrests 114 at Ohio gardening stores in one of the largest workplace raids in years
Kim Kardashian West lobbied to commute Alice Marie Johnson’s cruel sentence. Now she’s out.
Urban planning pioneer Toni Griffin wins award after subverting rules to highlight segregation
Supreme Court: Colorodo shop can’t be forced to serve gay couple, but ruling may not apply to similar cases
Former 911 dispatcher dishes on racist white callers, how ‘BBQ Becky’ is not an anomaly
California city set to test basic income of $500 a month to fight income inequality
Study: Puerto Rico death toll 4x higher than official number given after Hurricane Maria
Roseanne reboot cancelled, its star dropped from agency after anti-Black tweet
Betsy DeVos says schools can call ICE on undocumented students, activists push back
US “loses” 1,500 children, raising new concerns about Trump immigration policies & human trafficking
Non-profit honoring Kanye’s mother to change name after beef with Kim Kardashian
Activists stall vote on funding Chicago police academy, citing “misplaced priorities”
Morgan Freeman accused of sexual misconduct and sexual harassment by 8 women
‘Sorry to Bother You’ is a study of the Black working class and the seductive appeal of capitalism
Remains of 95 Black “convict lease laborers” who were basically post-Civil War slaves found in Texas
Police point gun at Black teens, arrest them after white couple lies about them having weapons
Comic: Revolution means nothing if it doesn’t include Black women and Black queer folks
The 2018 Black Muslim Psychology Conference is coming to Philadelphia!
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