Event organisers angry about being told they need to include accessibility plans often respond by demanding free labour from disabled people. This should end now.
In times of social contraction, people of resort to exclusionary organising tactics. Uniting for the sake of the cause is the wrong approach.
If the only way you can criticise someone is through the use of -isms, check yourself. How does your rhetoric enforce injustice?
In 2016, California voters said they wanted to fast track the death penalty. How does one of the most progressive states in the union have the largest death row population, and, apparently, a thirst for capital punishment?
Celebrities frequently rush into social issues like they’re some kind of glorious gift to humanity. Along the way, they do a lot of damage. Is it really so hard to do some research before embarking on something?
The ‘quality’ arguments surrounding diverse books are bogus red herrings designed to cover up for systematic representational problems.
People are often surprised to learn that I’m not a feminist, though it’s a matter of public record, so here’s a refresher course.
You have the power to influence your police department’s use of force policy. Here’s how.
Want to make a difference in your community? Volunteer for a crisis hotline and/or shelter — and push yourself to work to make it better in the process.
The push for diverse literature is making more people want to plunge into diverse writing. It’s also making a lot of people afraid of doing it wrong.