Racial Justice Articles

What I Learned at Standing Rock About Being Latinx and a Settler

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Your Anti-Oppression Roadmap to Traveling Through and Visiting Indian Country

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4 Reasons LGBTQIA+ and Immigrant Activists Can’t Afford Not to Work Together

3 Common Myths About Gentrification – And the Facts That Prove We Need to Stop It

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This White Feminist Loved Her Dreadlocks – Here’s Why She Cut Them Off

6 Reasons Giving Advice to Poor People About How to Look Rich Is Problematic

5 Ways To End Stigmas Against Mental Health Care In Communities Of Color

Why Trump’s Travel Ban Isn’t Making Us Safer – It’s Just Making Us (More) Racist

An Open Letter to My Transgender Brothers

The US Supreme Court Is About To Consider the Most Potentially Devastating Case For Native Nations

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4 Things Your History Teacher Didn’t Know About Native Americans – But You Should

4 Unique Struggles That Queer and Trans People of Color Have to Deal With

Why Black Women With Dark Skin Are Beautiful

Homonormativity 101: What It Is and How It’s Hurting Our Movement

‘Calling In Black’ – The Break You Need From the Toll Of Racism In the News

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Here Are the Real Reasons Why We White People Struggle to Admit That Racism Still Exists

4 Reasons Why We’ve Got to Stop Using ‘Ethnic’ to Describe People of Color

3 Myths About Black Atheists That Prove They Need Better Representation

How I Know the Body Positive Movement Will Never Be Mine to Claim

5 Lies People Love to Tell Activists About Violence – And Why You Shouldn’t Believe Them

How the Mainstream LGBTQIA+ Movement Is Leaving Behind and Even Hurting Our Community’s Most Vulnerable

3 Ways To Decolonize Your Nonprofit As Told By A Black Queer Feminist Organizer

I’m Losing Tons of Friends Fighting Racism – And I’m Totally Okay with That

Why Muslims Don’t Have to Prove to You (Or Anyone Else) That We’re ‘Good’ People

If You ‘Don’t See Race,’ You’re Not Paying Attention

Dealing with Racialized Sexism

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I Lost My Job After Sandra Bland’s Death And I Refuse to Be Silenced in the Name of ‘Diversity’

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5 Wonderful Ways to Raise Inclusive Kids

This Is What the N-Word Feels Like

3 Compelling Truths About Feminism That All Black Men Should Consider