White teepees in the snow with a protest sign that reads "Defend the Sacred" on Standing Rock Reservation

ICYMI: Standing Rock Sioux Back In Court to Stop Dakota Access Pipeline

As the pipeline prepares to double its daily output, the tribe demands a new environmental assessment of the project.

Long line of cars wait on a road under a large sign above that reads, Welcome to the United States.

Advocates Sue Trump Administration Over Rule Targeting Immigrants of Color

“This rule change is a direct attack on communities of color and their families, and furthers this administration’s desire to make this country work primarily for the wealthy and White.”

people holding signs in support of Planned Parenthood and reproductive rights

Planned Parenthood Withdraws From Title X Program

“We believe that the Trump administration is doing this as an attack on reproductive health care and to keep providers like Planned Parenthood from serving our patients.” 

Eric Garner protest. Person holds pink flowers and white sign that reads, "We are Eric Garner."

NYPD Finally Fires Cop Who Killed Eric Garner

Emerald Snipes-Garner to New York Police Department Commissioner James P. O’Neill: “I thank you for firing the officer. But we will go after the rest of the officers involved. It’s not over.”

Arts & Culture

Spike Lee. Middle aged Black man wearing red t-shirt, blue glasses and white baseball cap.

Spike Lee Is Tired of Asking If Trump Likes People of Color

Criminalization

Small child with dark hair looks sad as as she sits with her mother in front of a wire gate.

Trump Admin Seeks to Detain Migrant Children Indefinitely

Trump Presidency

Small child with dark hair looks sad as as she sits with her mother in front of a wire gate.

Trump Admin Seeks to Detain Migrant Children Indefinitely

Gender & Sexuality

Steven Canals. Latinx man wearing dark glasses with dark hair, dresses in black suit jacket and black shirt.

'Pose' Co-creator Steven Canals on Breaking Boundaries for QTPOC