There is a historical precedent for white people asserting that they have Native ancestry that does not make Elizabeth Warren’s previous claim ...
Cishet men aren’t mad that Harley Quinn doesn’t have “sex appeal”. They’re mad that the characters of Birds of Prey have “sex appeal” that isn’t catering to them. When some painfully arrogant critic logs onto Twitter to rant about why a particular movie is SURE to bomb in theaters, I always notice two very important… Continue Reading
In an effort to correct the narrative that the 19th Amendment gave all women the right to vote, here’s a glimpse into when the (written) law actually allowed other women to vote. By Vanessa Taylor Often hailed as giving American women the right to vote, the 19th Amendment celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. However,… Continue Reading
Showing up for amab-nonbinary people means giving a damn about trans folks who ain’t got no interest in proving or performing our gender. In November of last year, I attended a rally coordinated by Black Womxn For, and hosted at Clark Atlanta University, for Elizabeth Warren. I hated it, and I wrote about all the… Continue Reading
As we prepare for the sixth year of Black cosplay excellence, it occurs to me that there are a few things to keep in mind. By Briana Lawrence New Year. New decade. Same cosplay hashtag ready to sashay onto social media for the entire month of February, and yes, the choice of month is intentional.… Continue Reading
White women are either ignorant or indifferent to how white supremacy uses sexual violence to maintain the oppression of racialized bodies. This essay contains discussions of r/pe and sexual violence It’s not that I don’t like white women, it’s that I can no longer fully trust them. It’s a hard lesson I’ve had to learn… Continue Reading
Entertainment and Culture
Cishet men aren’t mad that Harley Quinn doesn’t have “sex appeal”. They’re mad that the characters of Birds of Prey have “sex appeal” that isn’t ...
As we prepare for the sixth year of Black cosplay excellence, it occurs to me that there are a few things to keep in mind. By Briana ...
Sex and Health
Our current systems are unjust, cruel, and harmful. As individuals, we can support our friends in crisis. But there are so many other factors ...
Biometric identification — of which DNA testing is a form of along with fingerprinting, facial recognition, etc. — was not created in a ...