Gender & Sexuality
“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
Some Black Clergy Reportedly Uncomfortable w/ LGBT Movement Sharing Mantle at March on Washington
Texas Pastor Wants to Ban Weaves from his Church
Complaint Filed Against Judge Who Changed Baby’s Name from “Messiah” to “Martin”
North Carolina Pastor Fired for Attending Rick Ross Concert
VIDEO: Mos Def (Yasiin Bey) Undergoes Force-Feeding in Support of Guantánamo Hunger Strikers
Complaint Filed Against Texas Federal Judge Alleging Racial Bias
Rhymes & Reasons Interviews Julian “J. Kwest” DeShazier About the Hip Hop Songs that Changed His Life
Muslim Woman Attacked After Boston Bombings
“I’m is talking right”: How the stigma around Black language holds us back from liberation
Woman convicted of murder for administering black market butt injections dies in prison
Simone Biles says she’s one of scores of girls molested by Olympic doctor Larry Nassar
Let’s talk about phenotype and global Blackness
The ‘Tales from the Hood’ sequel will be right on time
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