Gender & Sexuality
Black woman was slated to be on a historic space launch. NASA removed her with no explanation
It’s not just straight men: We all have to reckon with internalized femmephobia in the wake of #MeToo
New York Times report reveals Vice Media swam in a culture of racism and sexism
Terry Crews lambasts return of agent he says groped him, while Matt Lauer is fired from ‘Today’
In the battle of racism vs. sexism, Black women always lose
‘Hidden Figures’ Represents Black Women’s Continued Quest For Dignity and Recognition
Chris Rock Has an Intersectional Critique of Jennifer Lawrence’s Feminism
Video: humorous web series explores race, gender dynamics
Brittney Griner Covers ESPN Magazine; Talks Coming Out, Bullying, and Sexual Identity
Almost All Full-Time Working Women Are Paid Less Than Male Counterparts
Harvard Students Protest Tyga Concert; Accuse Him of Promoting Sexism and Rape Culture
President Obama Criticized for Calling Kamala Harris ‘Best-Looking’ Attorney General
REPORT: Black Gay Youth Face Unique Challenges Coming Out To Families
The 19 Major House Committee Chairs for the Next Congress Are ALL White Men
D.L. Hughley Doesn’t Like Women–Really
6 Year-Old Stars In Sexually-Explicit “Booty Pop” Music Video
Marissa Alexander Sentenced To 20 YEARS In Prison
Marissa Alexander DENIED New Trial; Still Faces 20 Years in Prison for ‘Standing Her Ground’
Toure’s Northern State of Mind*
On the Job While You Chill: The Profit of Oppresion
I Know Why Black Men act the Way they Act: Peter Pan Syndrome!!
Take Back Boystown: White vs Right?
Black Women: Baby Makers or Baby Killers?
“Ooh, I’m gonna tell My Daddy what you did”: My Father my Imagined Black Superhero, The Black Texan
Is Creflo Dollar Wrong to Support Eddie Long? What does friendship got to do with Sexual Violence?
Yo Momma in Black FACE: As seen by certain White Gays
The Stank Eye Woman Syndrome and how Black Male Privilege is to Blame: Are Black Men Really Ignorant of how they “Compartmentalize” their “Female Friends”?
On Rape and the Media Politics of Libya: “There’s a Stirring in the Pot…Stirring in My Soul”
Women's Herstory Month: Do You Know Any Border-Crossing Black Women?
Gay Is the New Black: limitations of identity politics
The McClure Twins’ racist dad and why seeing Black kids with white caretakers terrifies me
Calls to #AbolishICE are counterproductive unless they are also a call to #AbolishPolice
‘The First Purge’ is satisfying and cathartic, just as Black horror should be
‘Pose’ actress Indya Moore to star in, executive produce Frankenstein retelling ‘Magic Hour’
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