Gender & Sexuality
What do we do with abusers like R. Kelly if we abolish prisons?
Democrats pass symbolic ‘anti-corruption act’ as first action of the new Congress
Exposing children to examples of protest plants the seeds for them to fight for justice
Jair Bolsonaro sworn in as Brazil’s President, increasing the number of far-right demagogues globally
Netflix pulls episode of ‘Patriot Act’ critical of Saudi government at their request, draws criticism
Reconciling ‘glorious healing’ & the ‘loving refusal’ of intracommunal violence in an era of disposability
Saudis under fire for using child soldiers from Darfur, offering money for them to fight in Yemen
Britain’s non-white workers earn £3.2bn less than their white peers every year for same work
France’s investigation into attack that prompted the Rwandan genocide is finally ended
Death of second migrant child reignites concerns over U.S. border policies
Sudanese doctors and journalists go on strike against government in midst of deadly protests
Recently sworn-in Puebla, Mexico Governor Martha Erika Alonso dies in helicopter crash
Trump promises government shutdown will remain unless border wall funding is approved
Hungary is in revolt over a draconian overtime bill workers are calling a “slave law”
Parents outraged as New Orleans votes to become the first major city in America with an all charter school system
Several killed in protests and riots against Sudanese government over soaring prices
New report details China’s drastic measures to silence opposition and activists
Senate passes the First Step Act with notable bipartisan support. What comes next?
Betsy DeVos to roll back school racial discrimination rules enacted by the Obama administration
Muslim school speech pathologist fired over refusing to agree to pro-Israel pledge
North Korea says new U.S. sanctions threaten nuclear peace talks
How liberal discourse that distances migrants from “criminals” obscures the crimes of this anti-Black state
Virginia judges cite Dr. Suess’ ‘The Lorax’ in decision to strike down natural gas pipeline
Legislators will take on financial liability for sexual misconduct instead of taxpayers in new bill
After viral video of NYPD snatching baby from her arms as she waited for a child care voucher, Jazmine Headley has charges dropped
Google CEO finally grilled by Congress over data & censorship, but conservatives try to make it all about them
Dollar stores replace grocery stores in low-income Black communities at alarming rates, one town is fighting the surge
Texas facing lawsuit over program that forces poor people to pay fees they can’t afford for traffic violations
Mexico City’s first female mayor will dissolve anti-protest police force
Violent protests against wealth inequality in France continue, but many capitalize on economic anxiety for nationalist ends
Carceral “love”, consent, and Black womxn’s bodies: From ‘OITNB’ to ‘Siempre Bruja’
Moving to South Africa meant my race was different, but not the realities of racism
The presumption of attractiveness will always perpetuate violence
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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