Leana Wen. Asian woman wearing a black sleeveless shirt, sitting behind a desk with a laptop computer on a brown desk.

Planned Parenthood President Exits as Organization Prepares for Political Fight

Dr. Leana Wen, who is leaving after eight months, maintains that abortion is a health care—not political—issue.

Billy Porter. Black man with short dark hair in front of Tony Award sign, wearing red and white tuxedo-style dress with tulle.

Are the Emmy Awards Moving Backwards?

Even with Billy Porter’s nod for his work on “Pose”—which makes him the first openly gay Black man recognized for leading a drama—there remains a problem.

R. Kelly. Black man with short hair in courtroom, wearing dark suit, dark tie and white shirt.

R. Kelly Denied Bond in Latest Abuse Arrest

Prosecutor in courtroom: “He sexually abused them hundreds of times before they turned 18.”

A young boy with brown hair wears an emotional expression as he sits on a a concrete platform and hugs his father.

Immigrant Rights Advocates Call Trump's New Asylum Restrictions 'Most Egregious' to Date

Representative Bennie Thompson called the new government regulation “xenophobic and racist.”

Arts & Culture

Yifei Liu. Asian woman in black top stands in front of window, looks toward the camera.

In Defense of a Mushu-less Mulan: It's Time to Take Asian Leads Seriously [OP-ED]

Criminalization

long shot inside prison that shows prison bars and men's arms peeking through some of the bars.

Private Prisons Ask ICE to Pay Multi-Million Dollar Human Trafficking Lawsuit Costs

Trump Presidency

Gender & Sexuality

Leana Wen. Asian woman wearing a black sleeveless shirt, sitting behind a desk with a laptop computer on a brown desk.

Planned Parenthood President Exits as Organization Prepares for Political Fight