The media tends to render Asian Americans as either “perpetual foreigner” or “model minority” – both stereotypes that have been levied in tandem against immigrants from Asia since the 1830s.
Trans Day of Visibility, celebrated March 31, is a day to honor the trans community and counter transphobia.
This week has reinforced that the weight of memory is carried by the victim. The perpetrator can choose not to remember.
On February 10, 1971, heavily armed officers moved in on a house occupied by Black Panther activists – marking a policing trajectory toward a more militarized response to Black activism.
Those who decry “cancel culture” are actually highlighting the power they hold, and the dissimilarity between being cancelled and being silenced.
With a Supreme Court ruling rejecting one of the founders’ two reasons for creating the Electoral College, only one reason remains: racism.
For the last five years, the children of the Netherlands have been represented by their own mayors. Elina of Amstelveen is the latest appointee.
Oregon-elected officials and law enforcement use the Proud Boys failed attempt to stir up trouble as an excuse to remove restrictions on violence against Black Lives Matter protesters, brutally attacking them.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg spent her life fighting for the rights of women, but in 2020 those same rights are being taken away.