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The Strange Convergence of QAnon, Citizen's Arrest, and a Dead Mob Boss

Attempts to right wrongs, real or imagined, can backfire horribly.
Alex Norcia
11 hours ago
identity-rights

Border Patrol Agents Are Sharing a Coin Joking About Migrant 'Caravans'

It shows just how toxic morale at the agency has gotten.
Allie Conti
7.12.19
identity-rights

This Ad Agency Is Getting $12 Million to Make Border Patrol Look Fun and Cool

Ogilvy is proud to do work on behalf of gay rights, women's empowerment, and... CBP?
Molly Taft
7.11.19
identity-rights

This Is Who Sells Those Crappy Shampoo Packets AOC Found in Migrant Detention

The Bob Barker Company was once accused of profiting off sweatshop labor, among other strange and disturbing episodes in its past.
Mike Pearl
7.2.19
identity-rights

9 Legitimately Weird Moments from Thursday's Democratic Debate

Joe Biden had issues raising his hands, among other oddities.
Alex Norcia
6.28.19
identity-rights

7 Debate Moments That Won't Make You Give Up Entirely

The first 2020 Democratic presidential debate was occasionally substantial. It was also very dark and strange.
Alex Norcia
6.27.19
identity-rights

Wayfair Is Profiting from Immigration Detention, So I'm Walking Out

Honestly, we did not think this would go all across the internet.
Anonymous
6.25.19
identity-rights

The Latest Dream Act Excludes Young Immigrants Who Aren’t Perfect

In a little noticed tweak, minor offenses such as underage drinking or shoplifting could lead to people being deported, critics warned.
Eli Hager
6.17.19
body

The Cruel Genius of Georgia's Abortion Ban

The six-week ban hides a personhood law within it—which means people could be prosecuted and sentenced to prison for miscarriages and even legal abortions obtained in another state.
Susan Rinkunas
5.8.19
LGBTQ

A Startling Look at How Cops Mistreat Trans People

A new report shows how police departments nationwide have failed to adopt or modernize policies protecting the rights of transgender people.
Diana Tourjée
5.7.19
healthcare

The Outrageous Reasons These Women Couldn’t Get Their Tubes Tied

People are being denied tubal ligations because they're too young, childless, only have one child, aren't married—or for any other reason their doctor chooses.
Darlena Cunha
5.7.19