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The media’s bullying celebrities out of the closet exacerbates an already difficult situation.
Posted Thursday, January 24, 2013 by Molly Savard
It only happens once every four years, so be prepared!
Posted Friday, January 18, 2013 by Christine Dickason
Afrika Bambaataa to teach at Cornell, adding to a growing list of hip hop greats entering the world of academia.
Posted Friday, November 30, 2012 by Bridget Todd
The box office remake of the 1984 film sparks another deluge of racist tweets.
Posted Friday, November 30, 2012 by Jamilya Ramos
TIME magazine editors named Sandra Fluke to their list of 40 people nominated as the “Person of the Year,” and one Fox News anchor isn’t pleased.
Posted Wednesday, November 28, 2012 by Sydney Hofferth
Was Jezebel’s public shaming of racist teen posts exposing ignorance, or just feeding the trolls?
Posted Tuesday, November 20, 2012 by Jamilya Ramos
Incredibly, this is the SECOND incident of blackface at this school.
Posted Thursday, October 18, 2012 by Sydney Hofferth
The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy helps TV writers weave safer sex messaged into their scripts.
Posted Wednesday, October 17, 2012 by Dahlia Grossman-Heinze
J.K. Rowling’s latest book is a long ways away from the beloved Harry Potter series.
Posted Friday, October 12, 2012 by Pauline Holdsworth
The controversy over the “Mammy” earrings at Milan’s Fashion Week.
Posted Thursday, October 4, 2012 by Jamilya Ramos
Author Junot Diaz speaks out about DREAM.
Posted Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by Naima Ramos-Chapman
Has Beyonce “turned her back” on black people?
Posted Thursday, September 20, 2012 by Bridget Todd
What does a “positive” political statement mean to the IOC?
Does the practice of “racebending” in popular film and television still exists for Asian male roles?
Posted Tuesday, September 11, 2012 by Jamilya Ramos
New film recasts the history of hysteria, and the pathologizing of women through romance and comedy—but who’s laughing?
“It’s a responsibility, if you’re the younger generation, to step up and create and fashion the world that you want to live in.”
Lena Dunham is young, critically acclaimed and talented—but the show’s creators must have forgotten that not everyone in New York City is white.
New research from the UK reveals that many teens don’t even know what constitutes rape.
Posted Friday, April 13, 2012 by Dahlia Grossman-Heinze
Rodarte’s new line is actually the licensed work of an Aboriginal artist—but they don’t want you to know that.
Posted Tuesday, April 10, 2012 by Dahlia Grossman-Heinze
Jenna Talackova takes the stage on May 19, after facing rejection, intrusive questions, and Donald Trump’s genital-obsessed contempt.
Posted Tuesday, April 10, 2012 by Shay O'Reilly