Gender & Sexuality
Congress hurtling towards government shutdown over Trump’s racist wall
Sen. Cory Booker introduced a bill to legalize marijuana across the country
Rep. Steve Scalise, Republican House Whip, shot at baseball practice in “deliberate attack”
Members of Congress work to ban ‘conversion therapy’
NFL Players Meet With Congress To Talk Police Relations And Prison Rehabilitation
Base To Dems: Get With It Or Get Lost
Congressional Republicans Close Investigation Into Flint With No New Findings
NFL Players Meet With Congress To Discuss Police Brutality
Hasan Minhaj on the #PulseShooting: “We are all complicit in what happened.”
Congresswoman Proposes $250 Million HBCU Innovation Fund Act
2014 sees a record number of African Americans running for Congress
For third time, Senate GOPs block vote equal pay act
Senate extends long-term unemployment benefits
Congress cuts food stamps cut by $8.7 billion
Doctors warn Congress of consequences of food stamp cuts
50 years later: a look at the war on poverty
1.3 million Americans to lose unemployment benefits Dec. 28
Controversial SB 1342 bill will not be called for a vote!
Poll: Majority of America wants to raise minimum wage
Senate passes bill against LGBT workplace discrimination
Texas’ tough abortion restrictions reinstated by court
President signs bill ending shutdown
Why “Obamacare” is a Win for Black Youth
Pennsylvania professor: ‘Government shutdown due to GOP racism’
Is Obama Having A Hard Time Because He’s Black?
Tracy Martin Calls for Racial Profiling Amendment at Congressional Caucus on Black Men and Boys
Cory Booker Has Huge Lead in NJ Senate Race
House Honors Four Little Girls Killed in Birmingham Church Bombing
Sequestration Will Deepen Racial Inequality in America
Ben Jealous Calls Out Sen. Tim Scott on His Horrible Record on Civil Rights
‘Thor: Ragnarok’ through a Black and Indigenous post-colonial lens
She ain’t white girl pregnant: Black, queer & expecting in an anti-Black, anti-queer world
Decolonizing empathy: why our pain will never be enough to disarm white supremacy
From the Million Woman March to #Metoo: How movements created by and for Black women are appropriated
Lawyers for Korryn Gaines’ son file new claims against Baltimore police
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