Nicki Minaj’s hit song “Anaconda” has been remixed as a catchy protest song demanding environmental justice for a city in Tamil Nadu, India.
In April every year, that pesky gender wage gap jumps to front-page news again as we mark Equal Pay Day.
"The justice system is not something we can view in isolation. It is an extension and reflection of some broader decisions we're making as a society."
Today, the Confederate flag finally comes down from outside the South Carolina capitol building.
A Ferguson protest at Stanford University last fall. Photo by Paul George.
According to a new study from the Public Religion Research Institute, most Americans believe that protesting government mistreatment is good for the country. However, when the protesters were described as Black, the responses from white participants changed dramatically.
Columbia University students protesting the school's investment with private prison companies. Photo by Jo Chiang.
Today, Columbia became the first university in the United States to divest from private prison companies.
A "Queers Against Israeli Apartheid" protest in Toronto in 2010. Photo via Creative Commons.
Two 2012 films, Out in the Dark and The Invisible Men, have similar plotlines: They center around conflicted love stories between gay Palestinians and Israelis, in which Palestinian protagonists seek refuge in Israeli society.
Joumana Haddad is an outspoken atheist and the publisher of the only erotica magazine in Arabic.
Photo by Sylvia McFadden.
On Wednesday, the House passed a bill that would ban abortion 20 weeks after conception across the United States.
Fear flooded me when my boyfriend, a 24-year-old, college-educated fella with bold freckles and an endearing spirit, told me he was planning to install upgrades on his car.