Gender & Sexuality
U.S. pulls out of UN Human Rights Council citing anti-Israel “chronic bias”
Childish Gambino’s racially charged “This is America” draws criticism, praise
First Guantanamo detainee transfer under Trump administration expected soon
NAACP Legal Defense Fund sues Homeland Security over ending Haitian protected status
Trump celebrates the passage of oppressive tax bill, liberals respond
CVS and Aetna complete mega-merger, prompting fears of limiting customer choice
Terry Crews indicts men in perpetuating a culture of sexual harassment
Actor Bambadjan Bamba reveals undocumented status: ‘We just can’t be scared anymore’
North Korea performs intercontinental missile test after the U.S. names it a sponsor of terrorism
It’s a matter of time: Resisting the enshrining of white supremacy in our collective memory
U.S. Economy Adds 292,000 Jobs in December, Only 5% Unemployment
Head of state for Iran tweets support for #BlackLivesMatter movement
Peaceful protests follow latest police shooting in Missouri
Update: Cuba has no extradition treaty with U.S., most likely will not release Assata Shakur
#AliveWhileBlack responds to #Crimingwhilewhite: stories of police discrimination
‘Angola Three’ prisoner released from solitary confinement after more than 42 years
Second Ebola patient dies in U.S.
New project prompts whites to explore what it’s like to be white in America
Organizers in Ferguson prep for ‘Weekend of Resistance’
Boston Herald cartoon mocks Obama intruder situation, has him asking president for watermelon
New policy bans profiling in federal law enforcement agencies
Black churches more accepting of gays, study finds
Report: black women hit the hardest by unemployment
Study: whites have 1 black friend compared to blacks having 8 white friends
The price of blackness in America
Report: U.S. life expectancy gap between whites and blacks shrinks in most states
Video: ’72 Percent’ documentary takes on ‘epidemic’ of black single parent
All but three of America’s wealthiest families are white
Report: black men no better off than they were in 1970s
Alice Coachman, first black woman to win Olympic gold medal dead at 90
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
I’m finally decolonizing the queerphobia I learned at home
White supremacist “Unite the Right” rally approved for second anniversary in D.C.
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