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Black America Web
- WATCH: What You Need To Know — November 25, 2020: Pass a Stimulus Package — Republican Faces Backlash — U.S. Infections Could Doubleby C. Chika on November 25, 2020 at 6:00 am
1. Economists Letter: Pass a Stimulus Package What You Need To Know: Well over 100 economists have signed an open letter calling on Congress to put together another stimulus package to help Americans […]
- GRAMMYs 2021: Full List Of Gospel Nomineesby @AliyaFaust, Managing Editor on November 24, 2020 at 8:51 pm
The 2021 Grammy nominations are in! Check out the gospel nominees inside!
Gender Policy Report
- The Persistence of Sexual Violence in Minnesotaby Rachel Farris on November 18, 2020 at 7:37 am
Sexual violence is deeply entrenched and rooted in racial and economic inequalities. Ending it will require social, cultural, and political change. The post The Persistence of Sexual Violence in […]
- Equity During Crisis? Blaming Title IX Won’t Helpby Rachel Farris on November 16, 2020 at 6:57 am
Pitting men’s teams against women’s teams ignores alternative solutions and undermines gender equity. The post Equity During Crisis? Blaming Title IX Won’t Help appeared first on Gender Policy […]
- Georgia Democrats Make History by Electing Black Leadership in Both State Legislative Chambersby Joe Jurado on November 25, 2020 at 1:00 am
Man, Black folks have really kept their foot on history’s neck, and I love to see it. In the latest bit of history making, both of the Democratic caucuses in Georgia’s state legislative chambers […]
- Big Beauty Tuesday: Can Maven Beauty’s Cosmic Drip Take Us Out of This World?by Maiysha Kai on The Glow Up, shared by Maiysha Kai to The Root on November 25, 2020 at 12:30 am
To say we’re ready to be done with 2020 would be an understatement—this year has been a ride on this crazy, careening planet called Earth. With the world seemingly on fire, it’s no wonder some […]
- Former San Francisco Cop Who Fatally Shot Unarmed Black Man Charged With On-Duty Homicide, a First for the City, District Attorney Saysby Joe Jurado on November 25, 2020 at 12:00 am
It’s incredibly sad to me that a cop being charged for on-duty homicide is a first in 2020, yet that’s exactly what happened in the case of a San Francisco cop who shot an unarmed Black man […]
- NARAL Looks Forward to Working with the Incoming Biden-Harris Administration on Our Shared Commitment to Advancing Reproductive Freedomby Communications on November 20, 2020 at 5:02 pm
The post NARAL Looks Forward to Working with the Incoming Biden-Harris Administration on Our Shared Commitment to Advancing Reproductive Freedom appeared first on NARAL Pro-Choice America.
- NARAL Celebrates Georgia Flipping Blue for Bidenby Communications on November 20, 2020 at 3:11 pm
The post NARAL Celebrates Georgia Flipping Blue for Biden appeared first on NARAL Pro-Choice America.
- Two Black Boys Say A White Woman Pulled A Gun On Them While They Rode Their Bikes In A Georgia Neighborhoodby email@example.com (Keka Araújo) on November 24, 2020 at 10:29 pm
Two Black boys who were riding their bikes in a neighborhood in Peach County, Georiga, say a white woman pulled a gun on them Sunday afternoon.
- Several Jurors Who Voted For Texas Man, Brandon Bernard, To Receive The Death Sentence Now Want It Commutedby firstname.lastname@example.org (Jon Greig) on November 24, 2020 at 8:15 pm
Attorney General Bill Barr scheduled Brandon Bernard’s execution for December 10.
- Travis Nagdy, Prominent Activist In Breonna Taylor Protests, Gunned Down While Heading To Another Demonstrationby email@example.com (Keka Araújo) on November 24, 2020 at 5:40 pm
Tragedy has once again struck
The Advocate Magazine
- Allegations of Sexual Abuse, Antigay Slurs Rile Upscale Restaurantby Trudy Ring on November 25, 2020 at 4:16 am
A gay man and five other former employees of New Jersey’s Mohawk House allege sexual harassment, use of antigay slurs, and more.
- Ross Mathews's Journey From Small-Town Boy to Being Out in the Cityby Tracy E. Gilchrist on November 25, 2020 at 2:02 am
The RuPaul’s Drag Race judge is creating new Thanksgiving traditions. But one thing that won’t change is being a guiding light for LGBTQ+ folks.
- 16 Cheerful and Sexy Illustrations by Jaime Haydeby Jaime Hayde on November 25, 2020 at 1:02 am
- Punishing Hurricanes to Spur More Central American Migrationby The Associated Press on November 24, 2020 at 10:53 pm
SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras (AP) — At a shelter in this northern Honduran city, Lilian Gabriela Santos Sarmiento says back-to-back hurricanes that hit with devastating fury this month have overturned […]
- Kate’s Summer ( A Latino USA Podcast)by Latino USA on November 24, 2020 at 5:23 pm
Bustamante had recently started her new part-time job as a cashier at a local organic grocery store when reality hit: her parents lost their jobs.
- 113 Bodies Found in Unmarked Graves in Mexicoby Latin America News Dispatch on November 24, 2020 at 2:04 pm
The State Attorney General’s office stated that this is the largest gravesite ever found in the area, and that officials are attempting to identify the remains.
- Victoria to ban ‘abhorrent’ practice of gay or gender conversion ‘therapy’by Josh Taylor on November 24, 2020 at 9:53 am
Government says legislation being introduced on Wednesday sends clear message that no one is ‘broken’ because of their sexuality or gender identityThe Victorian government will introduce […]
- How can you be LGBTQ+ at an evangelical university? In secretby Soo Youn on November 24, 2020 at 9:00 am
Students at Liberty University have to sign an honor code, which describes accepted and forbidden behavior – and LGBTQ students fear they have to remain in the shadows to graduateIt took one […]
Latino USA (NPR)
- Kate’s Summerby Luis Luna on November 24, 2020 at 5:00 am
The summer of 2020 was filled with uncertainty as more than 20 million people in the U.S. were left unemployed—including… The post Kate’s Summer appeared first on Latino USA.
- Portrait Of: Gloria Estefanby Luis Luna on November 20, 2020 at 2:53 pm
Gloria Maria Milagrosa Fajardo Garcia was a shy, quiet young woman who joined a band named the Miami Latin Boys…. The post Portrait Of: Gloria Estefan appeared first on Latino USA.