Gender & Sexuality
Jameek Lowery went to cops for help, warned they’d kill him on FB live, then died in their custody
Exposing children to examples of protest plants the seeds for them to fight for justice
Alabama police kill Black army veteran after mall shooting, then say he may not have been involved
Federal judge rules Georgia has to wait to certify state election, protesters calling to ‘count every vote’ arrested
Google employees stage mass walkout over sexual harassment and other workplace issues
Pittsburgh residents protest Trump’s visit after synagogue shooting over racist rhetoric
Conviction of Brazilian political prisoner echoes injustice in the U.S.
#MeToo is not just for Hollywood: McDonald’s workers strike in 10 U.S. cities to protest sexual harassment
Nike’s Kaepernick ad campaign causes initial stock tumble, but creates $43 million in buzz
Kaepernick’s case against the NFL moving forward after arbitrator denies summary judgment request
Inmates in at least 17 states begin massive labor strike, calling conditions modern-day slavery
Black Lives Matter protestors crash wedding of officer who murdered Stephon Clark
Largest for-profit prison company in Florida threatens to sue Dream Defenders for anti-ICE protests
Teen Palestinian activist Ahed Tamimi released after widely rebuked term in Israeli prison
The 2018 Black Muslim Psychology Conference is coming to Philadelphia!
Chicago erupts in protest following the shooting of a Black man by Chicago PD
Tens of thousands protest Trump visit in London
The NFL Player’s Association officially challenges league’s anthem policy with grievance
NFL announces new fine for players who “take a knee,” players push back
16 Black actresses protest anti-Blackness in the industry at Cannes Film Festival
North Carolina educators are the latest to protest in nationwide “Teacher Revolt”
Israel kills dozens of Palestinians protesting US Embassy move to Jerusalem
Hampton University students protest sexual assault, unsanitary dining conditions
Most of the Trump inauguration protesters freed by Justice Department, 59 still facing felony charges
GQ names Colin Kaepernick Citizen of the Year
LA Sparks join national anthem protests during Finals run
Donald Trump continues command for athletes not to kneel on Twitter
Michigan Police Director Kriste Kibbey Etue mocks NFL protests on Facebook, will keep job
They should be grateful: Black athletes and the right to protest
Cleveland police refuse to carry flag at Brown’s game in National Anthem counter-protest
Carceral “love”, consent, and Black womxn’s bodies: From ‘OITNB’ to ‘Siempre Bruja’
Moving to South Africa meant my race was different, but not the realities of racism
The presumption of attractiveness will always perpetuate violence
Family speaks out after 6 California cops murder 20 year old Willie McCoy in Taco Bell parking lot
Jussie Smollett attack under new scrutiny after CPD won’t substantiate unnamed sources “staged” claim
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