Gender & Sexuality
In response to Trump administration’s memo define gender to exclude transgender people, organizers, activists say we #WontBeErased
Taylor Energy’s 14 year oil spill could overtake BP’s as the worst offshore environmental disaster in the U.S.
Georgia continues voter suppression tactics while denying they are taking place
Nnedi Okorafor ‘Shuri #1’ comic is finally here, all hail the Princess of Wakanda!
Canada becomes second country to legalize marijuana, and also creates pathway to pardon past drug offenders
PEN America is suing Trump for his attacks on the press
Ex-Green Beret admits political assassination plot by UAE and American soldiers
Saudi journalist’s disappearance renews attention on U.S.-backed Saudi war on Yemen
Left-leaning Democrats look to Medicare for All platform to energize elections campaigns
Trump’s first executive order denying aid to abortion-related foreign organizations is costing women across the globe
Malaysia to abolish the death penalty, drawing praise from the human rights groups
Like South Carolina, Florida refuses to relocate inmates under Hurricane Michael
The ACLU is fighting against ‘predictive crime algorithms’ in court
AP investigation of 2-year-old separated from mother at border exposes systemwide exploitation
Turkey accuses Saudi Arabia of murdering political journalist Jamal Khashoggi on Turkish soil
Nearly 200 protestors arrested as Kavanaugh is confirmed by the Senate
After exploiting her for research, Johns Hopkins University to name building after Henrietta Lacks
Texas invalidates 2,400 online voter registration forms ahead of midterms based on vague law
Tsunami and earthquake leave over 1,000 missing, 1,400 dead & 70,000 homeless in Indonesia
Time’s Up hires WNBA President Lisa Borders as its first president and CEO
Four suspected white supremacists charged for actions during Charlottesville riots
Amazon will pay US employees $15 minimum wage, but what about international workers?
Trump’s immigration policies are making it easier for desperate immigrants fall for fraud schemes
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
World Bank warns Gaza economy approaching collapse, calls on Israel to lift blockade
Texas argues on behalf of school that expelled student who didn’t kneel for pledge of allegiance
Haitian deportee fighting to return to U.S. after Florida police framed him and 2 others
Trump admin bypasses Congress with new policy targeting immigrants on public assistance
White feminist Paganism and the colonization of Heaven and Earth
Interview: Kiese Laymon’s ‘Heavy’ reminds that Blackness can be abundant in a world trying to make us disappear
Beyoncé buys complete control of Ivy Park from mogul Philip Green following claims of sexual harassment
Indigenous women sue Canada & its health authorities over forced sterilizations as recent as 2017
Federal judge rules Georgia has to wait to certify state election, protesters calling to ‘count every vote’ arrested
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