Gender & Sexuality
Juneteenth and our post-emancipation fight for liberation
1 year after Pulse, the vulnerability (and strength) of queer people of color is more apparent than ever
The Case of Quilombo: Black Students Fight to Stay in Brazilian Universities
President Trump won’t acknowledge LGBT Pride month
Sybrina Fulton considers running for office
Chokwe Lumumba wins Jackson mayoral race
Flint official Phil Stair resigns after being recorded saying “ni–ers don’t pay their bills”
New Yorkers try to stop ICE from arresting man, Hardat Sampat, on way to court
Trump Pulls the US from the Paris Agreement on Climate Change
If Black innocence never exists to the state, how can passivism and perfect victimhood save us?
LeBron James responds to racial slurs spray-painted on L.A. home
Noose found in National Museum of African American History
Kushner Meeting Under FBI Scrutiny for Ties to Russia
Police ask car accident victim to prove immigration status before helping, then detain him
GOP House candidate body slams reporter for asking tough questions
Liberation is a 3-step process: Broadening activism’s scope in the wake of the Movement for Black Lives
North Carolina’s racial gerrymandering actions struck down
New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu delivers powerful speech on removal of Confederate monuments
Jeff Sessions is working to undo the work of anti-prison activists
Betty Shelby Found Not Guilty For Fatal Shooting of Terence Crutcher
Sandra Bland’s family critical of Texas act named in her honor
Trump Reveals Classified Info to Russians
I’ll still complain about politics even when I don’t vote – fight me.
Richard Spencer leads white supremacist march with lit torches to protect Confederate statue
Texas Senate passes Sandra Bland Act, addresses jail employees’ treatment of emotionally distressed inmates
Illinois Gov. Rauner Booed At Chicago State Commencement
Yes, Black liberals commodify Black Lives Matter too and it’s a major problem
BLM activists work to free over 30 mothers from jail for ‘National Mama’s Bail Out Day’
Betsy DeVos booed during commencement at Bethune-Cookman
Trump fires FBI Director James Comey because he can apparently do that
Kylie Jenner allegedly unfollowed Rihanna after Fenty because white women hate losing to Black women
The violent fat phobia in Michael Blackson’s terrible “joke” about sexual assault claims
Young Thug’s threat to Jerrika Karlae is why so many abuse victims don’t “just leave”
California uses imprisoned women to fight record-breaking fires
What being Lincoln in a school play taught me about efforts to whitewash Black children in schooling
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