Gender & Sexuality
How tourists make cultures like Salvador’s into “exotic” commodities for their consumption
Finding our way back to the religions stolen from our ancestors
The Christianity I was taught didn’t align with my values. ‘The Color Purple’ helped me reimagine religion
White feminist Paganism and the colonization of Heaven and Earth
Southern Baptists signal move away from conservatism with election of youngest president in 37 years
Black boy gone: Why this former minister left the church behind
Conservative Christian colleges stuck between fear of laws around LGBTQ discrimination and fear of change
How “Christianity is the white man’s religion” feeds the damaging disconnect between the Diaspora and Africa
“Family Feud” video leads to a feud between the Catholic League and Jay-Z
The Black church isn’t one-dimensional either: How Gullah-Geechee people subvert Christianity to retain Black history
For Christians, Christmas shouldn’t just be a celebration, but a time to recommit to Black liberation
My Black girl magic is not the work of God
The Black church taught me to be a docile victim, and now I renounce its lessons
How growing up in what some called a religious “cult” helped me make sense of police abolition
The Black church can engage more Black millennials by bringing politics back into the pulpit
How Different are Americans and Europeans, actually?
Survey: White Christians Don’t Believe Black Experiences with Police Violence
Wheaton College Plans to Terminate Black Woman Professor Who Wore Hijab
Black churches more accepting of gays, study finds
Church denies family funeral because man was gay
Woman files lawsuit against Planet Fitness over religious head covering
Oregon law allows students to miss up to 5 hours of school for religion
Philadelphia school district accused of discrimination against hair
Kansas bill that allows refusal of service to gay couples denied by Senate
Documentary explores homophobia in black community
Pastor sexually assaulted girls to ‘rid them of demons’
Lawmakers in Oklahoma seek to reinstate prayer in schools with Christmas, Hanukah bills
Gay pastor who resigned amid marriage admission starts new church
Do We See God or Color?
Tennessee Divinity school appoints openly gay black woman as dean
Carceral “love”, consent, and Black womxn’s bodies: From ‘OITNB’ to ‘Siempre Bruja’
NFL to settle collusion case with Colin Kaepernick
The presumption of attractiveness will always perpetuate violence
R. Kelly may soon be facing a new trial for sexually assaulting another 14-year-old girl
Moving to South Africa meant my race was different, but not the realities of racism
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