Gender & Sexuality
Chicago activists accuse police of negligence as Black girls and women continue disappearing
Andrea Jenkins becomes the first openly transgender Black woman elected to office
#FreedomNow Campaign Organizes Protests Across the Nation
Young Activists Disrupt Anita Alvarez Campaign Event Chanting “16 Shots!”
Key Ferguson activist arrested
Activists call out Black celebrities for being silent about Ferguson, police brutality
Ferguson activists meet with President, demand an end to police brutality
Activists in Chicago call for investigation into fatal police shootings
Activists call for tracking of police misconduct by FBI
BYP100 Chicago Chapter leads march and demonstration in protest of racially unjust marijuana arrests
Members launch first Youth-led organization
BYP 100’s FM Supreme named Chicago Tribune’s ‘Remarkable Woman’
Community members hold funeral to “bury violence in Newark”
Youth Civil Rights Activists Finally Get A Prom, Fifty Years Later
8 ways to exist in white spaces when setting them on fire isn’t an option
Doctors refused to diagnose my chronic illness because this world ignores Black women’s pain
As Facebook is sued over inflated video metrics, shareholders call on Mark Zuckerberg to resign
Florida International University right wing student group under fire over racist messages and rape jokes
The story of Black queer women imprisoned for defending themselves to reminds us this criminal system cannot save us
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