Thursday, July 2, 2020

Politics

DONALD TRUMP AND THE WAR...

THE UNITED STATES IS IN THE MIDDLE OF A WAR RIGHT NOW. THE PEOPLE ARE AGAINST THE SYSTEM. According to Brookings.edu, ever since Trump’s election in 2016, there has been “an anomalous spike in hate crimes” taking place in counties...

THE DIFFICULTIES OF IDENTIFYING AS...

BLACK & QUEER James Baldwin said, "we can disagree and still love each other unless your disagreement is rooted in my oppression and denial of humanity and right to exist." From my experience, growing up as a black gay...

LGBTQ AMERICANS JUST WON A...

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday issued its most sweeping decision ever to protect LGBTQ people from discrimination, finding that a federal ban on sex discrimination in workplaces also protects employees on the basis of sexual orientation and...

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION ERASES TRANSGENDER CIVIL...

A rule finalized on Friday by the Department of Health and Human Services means that the federal government no longer recognizes gender identity as an avenue for sex discrimination in health care. WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Friday finalized...

HER NAME IS BREONNA TAYLOR

Taylor was an emergency medical technician — one of what Americans have rightfully come to know as “essential workers” during the coronavirus pandemic. Taylor was likely a hero to many Americans before they ever knew that she was dead. Working...