Gender & Sexuality
by Von Diaz on October 30 2013, 7:00AM
Thirty five years after affirmative action, the number of women in construction remains flat. A travelling exhbition about the field’s sexism, racism—and physical danger—points to why those numbers remain so low.
by Akiba Solomon on October 28 2013, 4:37PM
Provision that would required abortion providers to have hospital admitting privileges is found unconstitutional
by Akiba Solomon on October 7 2013, 2:18PM
A new anthology of personal essays seeks to expand dialogue about African-American fatherhood
by Jamilah King on October 3 2013, 2:35PM
And even though everyone already knew, it’s still a big deal.
by Akiba Solomon on October 1 2013, 1:28PM
In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month activists enlist men to write 31 letters to the mother who was jailed for firing a warning shot during an altercation with her abusive husband
by Jamilah King on September 30 2013, 1:29PM
But they need your help.
by Aura Bogado on September 26 2013, 1:43PM
Her work continues to influence students, academics, writers and activists.
Immigration lawyers are gearing up to fight for their LGBT clients applying for marriage-based immigration visas. They say fears about being outed could stop some from applying.
by Jamilah King on September 17 2013, 2:43PM
The 21-year-old transgender woman was viciously beaten in Harlem.
by Jamilah King on September 13 2013, 11:48AM
Finally, we get perspectives from transgender women and not just the society that shuns those who date them.
by Akiba Solomon on September 12 2013, 12:37PM
At times tearful, Mister Cee says that he’s tired of hiding his desires.
by Jamilah King on September 4 2013, 1:10PM
New York City’s homeless population has risen dramatically in recent years to more than 50,000.
by Jamilah King on August 28 2013, 8:31AM
See images from Thursday’s memorial.