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Black America Web
- WATCH: What You Need To Know — March 8, 2021: Stimulus Bill Headed to President — Voter Access Order — Statewide Mask Mandatesby C. Chika on March 8, 2021 at 6:10 am
1. Stimulus Bill Headed to President, Thanks to Georgia What You Need To Know: Strictly along party lines, the U.S. Senate passed President Biden’s coronavirus aid package. 2. Biden Signs Voter […]
- Luenell Discusses Her Role In ‘Coming 2 America’ [EXCLUSIVE]by @AliyaFaust, Managing Editor on March 5, 2021 at 5:58 pm
Luenell called in this week to discuss her role in the Coming 2 America sequel that’s as funny as we hoped it would be.
Gender Policy Report
- What Causes the Wage Gap?by Rachel Farris on February 24, 2021 at 5:55 pm
Unequal gender norms and racial disparities take root before women get to the workplace. The post What Causes the Wage Gap? appeared first on Gender Policy Report.
- The COVID Crisis Demands Upstream Solutionsby Rachel Farris on February 16, 2021 at 6:48 pm
The pandemic has laid bare the racial and gender disparities of our social priorities. The post The COVID Crisis Demands Upstream Solutions appeared first on Gender Policy Report.
- Gun Store Owner Orders Customer to Leave Store Over ‘Marxist’ and ‘Fascist’ Black Lives Matter Face Maskby Zack Linly on March 7, 2021 at 9:01 pm
Years ago, I wrote a lengthy essay for the Washington Post in which I explained that I see no value in expending even a drop of energy or emotional/ intellectual labor on arguing with wilfully obtuse […]
- Tucker Carlson Says QAnon-ified Capitol Rioters Aren’t Terrorists, They’re ‘Gentle People Waving American Flags’by Zack Linly on March 7, 2021 at 7:00 pm
The above photo is a live shot of Fox News host Tucker Carlson taking a dump. No, seriously, because that’s exactly what’s going on whenever he opens up the septic tank that is his mouth about […]
- Inauguration Poet Amanda Gorman Tweets About Recent Racial Profiling Experience With Security Guard Outside her Apartmentby Zack Linly on March 7, 2021 at 4:26 pm
National Youth Poet Laureate, inauguration show-stealer and 2019 honoree for The Root’s Young Futurists (yes, that was a humble brag) Amanda Gorman knows that her new-found fame won’t protect her […]
- NARAL Pro-Choice America Denounces Anti-Choice Lawmakers in the Arizona State Senate for Passing Extreme Bill Attacking Reproductive Freedomby Communications on March 4, 2021 at 10:50 pm
The post NARAL Pro-Choice America Denounces Anti-Choice Lawmakers in the Arizona State Senate for Passing Extreme Bill Attacking Reproductive Freedom appeared first on NARAL Pro-Choice America.
- NARAL Pro-Choice America Statement on Confirmation Hearing for Xavier Becerra as Secretary of Health and Human Servicesby Communications on February 23, 2021 at 2:32 pm
The post NARAL Pro-Choice America Statement on Confirmation Hearing for Xavier Becerra as Secretary of Health and Human Services appeared first on NARAL Pro-Choice America.
- 13-Year-Old Texas Boy Called Racial Slurs, Shot With BB Gun, Forced To Drink Urine At Slumber Partyby email@example.com (Leslie D. Rose) on March 7, 2021 at 4:41 pm
The mother of a 13-year-old Texas boy says his schoolmates planned a slumber party as a means to humiliate him as he was called racial slurs, shot with a BB gun, and forced to drink urine.
- Amanda Gorman Says A Security Guard Followed Her Home Because She ‘Looked Suspicious’by firstname.lastname@example.org (Leslie D. Rose) on March 6, 2021 at 7:02 pm
- New Instagram Account Dedicated To Black Queer Life In Britain Celebrates LGBTQ+ Culture From The 1950s To 2000by email@example.com (Leslie D. Rose) on March 6, 2021 at 5:36 pm
The Advocate Magazine
- What Kind of Person Lies About a Lie that Nearly Killed Him? Mike Doesby John Casey on March 8, 2021 at 7:23 am
The former vice president is an empty vessel, but a dangerous one.
- There Are Currently 108 Bills Targeting LGBTQ+ Peopleby Trudy Ring on March 6, 2021 at 5:17 pm
State-level legislation aimed at transgender student athletes, along with anti-LGBTQ+ “religious freedom” bills, is proliferating.
- The Lesbian Photo Book That Changed Everythingby Advocate.com Editors on March 5, 2021 at 9:50 pm
- Dear President López Obrador: ‘In Mexico, More Is Done to Protect the Palacio Nacional Than to Protect Women From Femicide and Rape’by Latino Rebels on March 8, 2021 at 3:00 pm
“We demand a national security strategy focused on gender to put an end to femicides,” the letter said.
- On Saluting and Resisting Like Unseen Immigrant Women Changemakers for International Women’s Dayby Guest Contributor on March 8, 2021 at 2:46 pm
The global celebration of International Women’s Day ignores the critical importance of immigrant women resisting oppressive systems to produce change today for tomorrow.
- Episodio 3 de LA BREGA: Una enciclopedia de traiciónby Latino Rebels on March 7, 2021 at 10:28 pm
Cómo la historia de vigilancia en Puerto Rico está en todas partes y a la misma vez, en ninguna.
- ‘We’re making our way’: how Virginia became the most progressive of the US’s southern statesby David Smith in Washington on March 8, 2021 at 7:00 am
The state that has tried to stop Black people from voting is shifting in a liberal direction to become a symbol of the new southHaving lived in Virginia most of his life, Larry Sabato can remember […]
- Sydney’s Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2021 – in pictureson March 6, 2021 at 3:44 pm
Rita Ora is among the performers at the 43rd annual parade, held at the Sydney Cricket Ground Thousands turn out for Sydney’s Covid-adapted Mardi Gras Continue reading…
Latino USA (NPR)
- Texas In The Dark: A Reporter’s Notebookby Luis Luna on March 5, 2021 at 5:00 pm
Millions of Texans were left with no power and water issues when a winter storm rolled through the Lone Star… The post Texas In The Dark: A Reporter’s Notebook appeared first on Latino USA.
- La Brega: Vieques And The Promise To Build Back Betterby Luis Luna on March 5, 2021 at 12:00 pm
Weeks after Hurricane María, the Government of Puerto Rico accepted an emphatic suggestion from officials of the Federal Emergency Management… The post La Brega: Vieques And The Promise To Build […]