Small ask: If you were thinking of using women’s naked bodies as political talking points, don’t. Just this week the used menstrual pad dirty bird-cage lining newspaper the New York Post released several decades-old nude photos of potential FLOTUS Melania Trump. I must protest that these are even news-worthy as it’s long been known she […]
America is in the middle of an election cycle, and therefor it is critical that Americans be able to access information on candidates and parties before they go to the polls. So why is Speaker Paul Ryan’s new website so discriminatory to disabled, elderly, and resource-limited web users?
Trump claims he got “thousands of letters and tweets that I was right about the whole situation.” But did he?
The ever-changing political climate of American has shaped the journey of women’s reproductive rights through our legal system. From the moderate Republicanism of the 70s when Roe v. Wade was decided, to the neo-conservatism of the 80s and 90s, the court’s attitude towards women’s rights has shifted along side. Now, at a time of “us versus them” identity politics, […]
Chris Geidner analyzed nearly 100 pages of oral arguments from the Supreme Court Justices, Whole Woman’s Health, and Texas lawmakers on whether HB 2 has placed an undue burden on women seeking legal abortions. Findings: the female judges are a badass “feat of force” and the boys are running scared.
This Week in Racism, Sikh American designer and actor Waris Ahluwalia was stopped from boarding his Aeromexico flight from Mexico City to New York because he wears a turban. Well….not exactly. The media is spinning the story like Aeromexico doesn’t allow turbans on their planes. In fact, he was asked at the gate to remove his […]
It’s in vogue for many of Donald Trump’s “haters” to compare the man to a modern-day Hitler. Whether it’s because of his inflammatory rhetoric—that he supports a database of refugees to monitor them, thinks Mexicans as rapists who will pay for a border wall to keep themselves out, tweeted a meme that black people kill each other a lot, and utters a plethora of shameful comments to and about […]