Toni Morrison, the first African-American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, passed away on August 5th, 2019.
The current USWNT has filed a class-action lawsuit against the U.S. Soccer Federation, arguing they had experienced gender-based discrimination in terms of payment.
In a lesser-known issue, Venezuela has found itself in a humanitarian conflict – one likely to start what will be Latin America’s first famine in over a century.
The addition of a census question on citizenship would have been a direct threat to not only the Constitution but also civil rights, equality, and democracy in America.
Politicians and other leaders called upon communities to protect illegal immigrants targeted by the upcoming mass ICE raids.
While society is slowly progressing, this conflict reflects our collective ignorance of the historical oppression of queer people in media and society.
These students are pushing for reforms to the Title IX process, claiming it is a “opaque, victim-blaming and traumatizing.”