Gender & Sexuality
After government shutdown scare, lawmakers reauthorize CHIP program for vulnerable children
Dems fold on immigration, temporarily averting government shutdown
Chile admits Haitian migrants in record numbers as U.S. closes its borders to those fleeing violence
“Genius” businessman can’t stop first government shut down where president’s party controls all of Washington
Most of the Trump inauguration protesters freed by Justice Department, 59 still facing felony charges
Australian prime minister pulls a Trump and attacks African immigrants, but Afro-Australians are not having it
Venezuela cracks down on the press in the midst of national upheaval
Lorde cancels Israel show after calls for boycott due to treatment of Palestinians
Trump celebrates the passage of oppressive tax bill, liberals respond
CDC disputes widespread ‘word ban’ reports
Puerto Rico governor orders review of Hurricane Maria death toll following discrepencies
Where were internet access crusaders when Facebook stopped Korryn Gaines from streaming cops murdering her?
Black voters ensure narrow margin of victory for Democratic Party in Alabama
Passing a clean Dream Act would combat global anti-Blackness
Advocate and athlete Colin Kaepernick earns Sports Illustrated’s distinguished Muhammad Ali Legacy Award
Actor Bambadjan Bamba reveals undocumented status: ‘We just can’t be scared anymore’
Pew poll: Despite the political climate, most Americans still believe they can attain the American Dream
California could actualize its 50% renewable power goal 10 years ahead of schedule
“Prison was good for me”: How the state manipulates barely surviving its brutality into sanctuary
Zimbabwean coup takes power from the Mugabe family
Andrea Jenkins becomes the first openly transgender Black woman elected to office
Syria announces intent to join Paris Agreement on climate, leaving US solo dolo as the hold-out
Global warming meets the prison industrial complex: Inmates dying from heat is a social justice issue
Puerto Rican government clashes with San Juan mayor over “concerning” energy contract
For the first time, Republicans in favor of legalizing weed
Congress hurtling towards government shutdown over Trump’s racist wall
Progressive wing of the DNC shaken up in an act signaling a move away from Sanders
How the state uses “police morale” to divert from the violence inherent to policing
U.S. cites anti-Israel bias in withdrawal from the UN’s Educational Scientific and Cultural Org.
Justice Department threatens sanctuary cities
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
How do you mourn an abuser?: Rapper XXXtentacion killed outside motorcycle dealership in Florida
White supremacist “Unite the Right” rally approved for second anniversary in D.C.
I’m finally decolonizing the queerphobia I learned at home
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