Marvel Adds Danai Gurira's Name to 'Avengers' Poster After Backlash
The studio gave the actor top billing after outraged fans pointed out glaring omission.
Studies Show the Dangers of Proposed Changes to Food Stamps
The Trump administration wants to impose stricter work requirements on recipients while cutting billions from SNAP.
New Report Analyzes Racial Bias in Police Traffic Stops
The Stanford Policing Project determined Black and Latinx drivers are pulled over more frequently than White drivers, even with less evidence of wrongdoing.
The Best Medication to Prevent HIV is Hard to Find Where It's Needed Most
The dangerously scarce availability of PrEP is contributing to high HIV infection rates in Black men.
/Now in Racial Justice
READ: Karyn Parsons on Race, Identity and Representation
The “Fresh Prince” alumna keeps evolving, from actor to activist to author.
Oh Yes!: Sandra Oh's Hot Streak Continues on 'Saturday Night Live'
The “Killing Eve” actor will be the third woman of Asian descent to host the iconic series.
States Consider Ban on Shackling Incarcerated People During Childbirth
The American Civil Liberties Union estimates that roughly 12,000 pregnant women are jailed in the United States each year.
Comedy Central Welcomes More Creatives of Color
The network looks to move beyond its White, male core for laughs.
Arts & Culture
Smithsonian Shines Light on Hawaiian Queens for Women's History Month
Remembering when the kingdom of Hawai‘i was ruled by two dope queens.
YouTuber Lilly Singh to Replace Carson Daly on NBC
ICYMI: Judge Orders Feds to Account for Additional Migrant Families Separated at Border
Former Juvenile Lifers Need a Pressure Valve [Op-Ed]
Congress Must Pass Raise the Wage Act, Secure Better Future for Women [Op-Ed]
As the world celebrates International Women’s Day, Saru Jayaraman and Destiny Lopez connect the dots between securing increased pay for women earning a tipped wage and improved access to reproductive health care.
Guided by Love, Abortion Care Providers Are Voices For Their Communities [Op-Ed]
Gender & Sexuality
WATCH: Lawmakers, Advocates Center Black Women on National Women and Girls HIV Awareness Day