Megan Izen

Megan Izen Megan received her degree in Women's and Gender Studies and Mathematics from Sonoma State University in 2005. Megan was the Editorial Assistant for ColorLines Magazine and the Program Coordinator for Mamas & Papas, an LGBT family discussion group in San Francisco, CA. Her writing has been published by ColorLines, RaceWire, and New America Media.

Obama Death Threaths Up 400% From Former Presidents

by Megan Izen on Sep 9, 2009 12:04PM

obama-bullet-proof.jpg A few weeks ago, my 82-year-old grandma expressed her dismay at Glenn


Sexposed: Olympic Double Standards for Black Women

by Megan Izen on Aug 21, 2009 11:27AM

runner_Semanya.jpg Sex and gender have been making headlines.


Danny Glover joins 'Accidental American' authors in New Orleans talk on immigration [VIDEO]

by Megan Izen on Mar 12, 2009 2:00PM


Rinku Sen on the Racial Dialogue in US

by Megan Izen on Mar 3, 2009 11:33AM

ARC's Rinku Sen weighs in on the country's racial dialogue with an Obama administration from the Washington Post.


Internment in America

by Megan Izen on Feb 11, 2009 12:06PM


Immigration Detention Reform Moves to Front Burner

by Megan Izen on Feb 2, 2009 1:33PM

detention2.jpg By Roberto Lovato Originally posted to


Yes We Can! Stop the Raids!

by Megan Izen on Jan 28, 2009 8:36AM

One week ago, Fair Immigration Reform Movement (FIRM) organized over a thousand immigrant rights supporters to


One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

by Megan Izen on Jan 23, 2009 2:17PM

Via To all those who say we have reached a post-racial era...


Reasons to Watch the Academy Awards

by Megan Izen on Jan 22, 2009 1:07PM

the garden.jpgThe Garden A few years back, my favorite documentary of the year (


Immigrants March for Reform in DC

by Megan Izen on Jan 21, 2009 11:14AM

Over a thousand people are gathered in DC, a day after inaugurating our new president, to demand A New Day for Immigration.