Gender & Sexuality
The story of Black queer women imprisoned for defending themselves to reminds us this criminal system cannot save us
Ontario Judge gives light sentence to Black offender citing systemic racism
Haitian deportee fighting to return to U.S. after Florida police framed him and 2 others
In another story, Micah Johnson kills Officer Guyger before she can murder Botham Jean
Lawyer: Publicizing marijuana found in home of Black man killed by Dallas cop is a “smear”
Louisiana State Police accused of circulating white supremacist propaganda in lawsuit
Cop who killed Terence Crutcher teaching class on “Surviving the Aftermath” to Tulsa officers
Zimbabwe election protests turn fatal after soldiers crack down on demonstrators calling results a sham
Florida police chief allegedly ordered false arrests for random Black people to improve stats
The “positive outcome” of the Starbucks arrest won’t save us because it didn’t save Chikesia Clemons
Oakland mourns after 18-year-old Nia Wilson is killed on BART subway station by alleged white supremacist
Police point gun at Black teens, arrest them after white couple lies about them having weapons
Chicago erupts in protest following the shooting of a Black man by Chicago PD
Calls to #AbolishICE are counterproductive unless they are also a call to #AbolishPolice
Chicago activists accuse police of negligence as Black girls and women continue disappearing
It’s no surprise more women are being imprisoned as less men are. We need abolition, not reforms.
Former 911 dispatcher dishes on racist white callers, how ‘BBQ Becky’ is not an anomaly
Black people still can’t swim: Reflections on the McKinney, TX pool incident 3 summers later
Florida jury spitefully awards Black children $4 for father’s death by cops, attorney says
Amazon is selling face recognition software to police departments. What could go wrong?
Democrats join GOP to pass oppressive “Blue Lives Matter” bill, punish critics of Israel
3 Black Airbnb guests swarmed after white woman calls police when seeing them check out
Bill that would mandate 10 years for injuring police introduced to Congress
Childish Gambino’s racially charged “This is America” draws criticism, praise
Black Somali Muslim woman killed after family calls police for help during her mental health crisis
Black woman violently arrested at Waffle House draws calls for protests
Waffle House, Starbucks, and the unalterable anti-Black, patriarchal violence of newsworthiness
Starbucks CEO apologizes to Black men arrested in Philly store, Black police commissioner defends arrest
Black women are the most likely to be unarmed when killed by police, according to study
UCPD’s shooting of student in mental health crisis highlights the academy’s role in police brutality
White feminist Paganism and the colonization of Heaven and Earth
Interview: Kiese Laymon’s ‘Heavy’ reminds that Blackness can be abundant in a world trying to make us disappear
How ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’ is cruel to its Black characters
Beyoncé buys complete control of Ivy Park from mogul Philip Green following claims of sexual harassment
Super-rich Californians are hiring their own private firefighters, and it’s causing problems
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