Congressional Pro-Choice Caucus Renews Its Fight For Women's Reproductive Health
Representatives Barbara Lee and Judy Chu introduced legislation that aims to protect the right to choose.
Indigenous Peoples March to Take Over Washington D.C.
Organizers say the January 18 action will advocate for policies that strengthen Indigenous communities around the world.
Judge Blocks Trump Administration From Asking About Citizenship on Census
“We must continue to stay vigilant and not let this administration use yet another mechanism to devalue and stifle the voices of people of color.”
REPORT: Companies Target Black and Latinx Youth With Junk Food Ads
The candy, soda and fast food industries disproportionately push their products on kids of color.
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WATCH: Teen Photographers Capture Generations of Maya Women and Girls
A new short documentary profiles six Guatemelan teen photographers who are tackling representation, racism and classism through their project Maya Womxn of LA.
Lin-Manuel Miranda Uses Puerto Rican 'Hamilton' Run to Support Recovery
Ticket sales will aid the Flamboyan Arts Fund’s mission to uplift the island’s arts institutions.
Essence Honors Black Women in Hollywood
Regina Hall, KiKi Layne, Jenifer Lewis and Amandla Stenberg each have their own cover.
Charities Step Up as Government Fails to Help Released Migrants
But how long can they continue to help without buckling under the financial pressure?
Arts & Culture
READ: 'Black-ish' Writer Discusses That Epic Colorism Episode
Peter Saji writes that “Black Like Us” is the episode that “terrifies me the most.”
Justice in America Podcast Co-Hosts Shout Out Criminal Justice Reformers
Meet the Latinx Stars of the 'West Side Story' Remake
As the show returns for a second season, Josie Duffy Rice and Clint Smith III talk to Colorlines about the activists and organizations fighting to remake the nation’s criminal justice system.
Trial Begins to Halt Trump's Termination of TPS for Haitians
As more than 50,000 Haitians face possible deportation, plaintiffs and immigration advocates gather outside the federal courthouse where their fates will be decided.
Just 12 Non-U.S. Citizens on Terror Watchlist Apprehended at Southern Border
Judge Temporarily Blocks ICE Agents From Arresting Cambodian Refugees
Gender & Sexuality
'Surviving R. Kelly' Boosts Ratings and Donations, Inspires Possible Legal Action
It looks like Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx and the Fulton County District Attorney’s Office were among the millions who watched the Lifetime docuseries last week.
3 Rising Asian-American Actors Cover The Advocate
Second Black Man Found Dead in Major Democratic Contributor's Home