Gender & Sexuality
‘Things Fall Apart’ Author Chinua Achebe Dead at 82
Fordham Student Sandra Arnold Creates Database to Protect Slave Burial Sites
Mourners Pack South Side Church for Jonylah Watkins Funeral
16 Year-Old Arrell Monegan Gunned Down in Gage Park in Case of Mistaken Identity
Officers Who Killed Kimani Gray Have Been Sued Multiple Times for Civil Rights Violations
Kimani Gray’s Mother: ‘He Was Slaughtered, And I Want to Know Why’
Chicago Bulls’ Derrick Rose Will Pay for Jonylah Watkins’ Funeral
According to Med Examiner, Kimani Gray Was Shot Seven Times; Hit Three Times in the Back
Vigil Held for 6 Month-Old Jonylah Watkins; $11,000 Reward Offered for Information on Shooter
Brooklyn Teens Take to The Streets After Shooting of 16 Year-Old Kimani Gray by NYPD
Family of Rekia Boyd Could Receive $4.5 Million Settlement w/ City of Chicago
Marco McMillian’s Family and Gay Rights Advocates Call for Hate Crime Investigation
BREAKING: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez Has Died
George Zimmerman Will NOT Use ‘Stand Your Ground’ Defense at Trial
‘Smoking Gun’ Email Revealed in Michael Jackson Wrongful Death Suit
12 Charged with Manslaughter in Hazing Death of Robert Champion
Georgia Police Notify Mother of Son’s Death via FACEBOOK?!
Epic Records Responds to Lil Wayne Controversy, Will Pull Offensive Emmett Till Line
Murder-Suicide Leaves Three U. of Maryland Students Dead
2 Charged with Murder in Hadiya Pendleton Shooting
Chicago Police Set to File Charges Against Two Suspects in Hadiya Pendleton Shooting
One Year Later, Remembering Whitney Houston
Hundreds Gather to Attend Funeral for Hadiya Pendleton
Washington Post’s Rahiel Tesfamariam: Why won’t Obama stand up for Chicago’s slain youth?
First Lady Michelle Obama Will Attend Hadiya Pendleton’s Funeral
3 Year-Old Temorej Smith Kills Himself w/ Pink Gun He Thought Was A Toy
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn Will Speak at Hadiya Pendleton’s Funeral
Rev. Jesse Jackson: COME HOME, MR. PRESIDENT
After Hadiya: A Plan for School Safety
CPS Students Organize March in Honor of Hadiya Pendelton
The anti-Blackness of believing there’s no support for queerness in the hood
Throwing off the yoke of respectability politics in single Black mamahood
The whitewashing of ‘IT’ is proof that it’s past time to start centering Blackness in horror
I’m disavowing respectability politics and exorcising the shame of my poverty
Stop expecting Black children to grow up straight & cisgender
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