Gina Rodriguez Finally Addressed Those 'Anti-Black' Criticisms
The “Jane the Virgin” actress has been under fire for a series of statements about representation and the pay gap between Latinas and Black women in Hollywood.
Google CEO Says No Plan to ‘Launch’ Censored Search Engine in China
In a hearing with the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, Google CEO Sundar Pichai kept saying the company has no plans right now to launch a search product in China. But that response leaves plenty of room to launch when it does want to.
There’s a Term For Hating On Vegans And It’s Vegaphobia
“Being a vegan is dope and all the haters can suck my balls.”
New NFL Rule: Players Must Stand for National Anthem
The NFL's new anthem rule will penalize teams if everyone on the field does not stand for the anthem, and allow Roger Goodell to discipline players any way he wants.
Liam Daniel Pierce
Young Iranians Are Using These Apps to Bypass Government Oppression
Amid censorship and "moral police", the youth of Iran are looking to their smartphones for civil liberties.
This Self-Taught Syrian Artist's Work Represents Non-Violent Resistance
The Arab Spring enabled Sulafa Hijazi to speak out against the military-regime using art.
Grace Jones and the Power of Sex
Jones wrote about sex as if she simply could not, and would not, live without it. For that, we can thank her for every painted body, bondage scene and liberated nipple we see today.
These Sculptures and Paintings Are Artifacts of Female Suffering
Step inside Gaetano Pesce's exhibit full of blood, sweat, and tears.
The Horrifying True Story of the Black Brothers Forced to Become Circus Freaks
In the new book 'Truevine,' journalist Beth Macy details their mother's three-decade quest to get her boys back.
Did Trent Dilfer Just Say Team Chemistry is More Important Than Child Slavery?
In attempting to lecture Colin Kaepernick, Trent Dilfer reveals some weird priorities.
How Iranian Women Are Protesting Against the Country's Strict Dress Code
In Iran, uploading a photo of yourself without a hijab, or a video of your singing, can be an act of protest.
The Make Believe Issue
Why Chad's Muslim Population Didn't Oppose the Country's Burka Ban
In June, the government announced that burkas, turbans, and other religious face coverings would be banned nationwide. Interestingly, local Muslims raised seemingly little outcry.