Gender & Sexuality
Prominent Saudi Arabian women’s activist’s family says she is being tortured after arrest
My ancestors didn’t die for the right to vote, and we are allowed to question them anyway
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
Massive protests erupt in Brazil after Black 19-year-old Pedro Gonzaga killed while being restrained
NYPD commander tells cops to “shoot (50 Cent) on sight,” rapper says he fears for his life
When Black womxn finally allow ourselves to get angry
NFL to settle collusion case with Colin Kaepernick
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