Gender & Sexuality
Andrea Jenkins becomes the first openly transgender Black woman elected to office
Chicago Mayor Goes After ‘Loosies’ Instead of Unfair Tax Policy
The Voting Rights Act at 50: New Study Released on Race and Voting
New policy bans profiling in federal law enforcement agencies
Military to ease up on hairstyle policy after complaints of discrimination from black recruits
Fertility clinic in Canada refuses to match white patients with non-white donors
Student with best GPA at school denied title of valedictorian, fights and wins co-valedictorian
Committee reviews arrest of 9-year-old girl in Portland
Cries of racial bias follow release of U.S. Army’s new grooming policy
Discrimination lawsuit settled with black NYC firefighters, city
Attorney General Eric Holder pushes for lower sentences for drug offenses
Baptist organization pulls $7M in funding from children’s home over anti-gay hiring policy
Philadelphia school district accused of discrimination against hair
Chicago Officials: ‘Suspending students does more harm than good’
School ask students, parents to sign ‘no twerking’ pledge
Jesmyn Ward becomes the 1st woman and Black author to win National Book Award for fiction twice
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
‘Thor: Ragnarok’ through a Black and Indigenous post-colonial lens
Lawyers for Korryn Gaines’ son file new claims against Baltimore police
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