The breakout star of “Pose” is an outspoken advocate for transgender rights in front of the camera and behind the scenes, taking an untraditional path to train a community of tech workers.
The Plug took a look at more than 15 annual Black tech conferences to understand if and how these niche conferences are shaping inclusive cultures within the tech industry.
Most chronically homeless people don’t have a valid ID and can’t afford to get one. A team of Atlanta entrepreneurs are out to break the ID barrier—which can bar homeless people from getting jobs, obtaining housing, and accessing vital government services
Black women experience worse maternal mortality rates than their white counterparts. Will machine learning make it worse or better?
Clorama Dorvilias wants to remove shame and guilt from diversity and inclusion training.
Sherrell Dorsey launched The PLUG, a platform for new ideas and voices in the tech industry, in 2016.
Motherboard and The Plug will collaborate to bring you original stories.
Unlocked Futures funds startups formed by and for people who have dealt with the justice system.
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Sometimes the best way to turn up is to bum yourself out.