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Tony McDade and Other Trans People Deserve Better than Deadnaming

It’s not accurate to call a trans person by incorrect pronouns, or a name that isn’t, and never was, their name.

Bethany C. Morrow Rewrites the Siren Song

There’s no way to opt out of oppression and dehumanization, and no way to opt in to the power majority.

What Just Happened?: The Murder of George Floyd

Now is the time to rise up, and people across the United States are meeting that demand.

Looting Is the American Way

Any actual violence in the form of fighting agents of the state is justifiable and should be considered self-defense. 

Continental Grift: Wellness and the Western Consumption of India

A cultural obsession with Indian-centered wellness also comes from a place that acknowledges that everyone, sick or not, is in some way fundamentally broken.

The Bitch Media Fellowships for Writers

Thank you to everyone who applied for the 2021 writing fellowships!

Manipulative Neutrality: Mark Zuckerberg Won’t Fact-Check Trump, Threatening Democracy in the Process

At this point, it’s impossible to argue that social media is a neutral force.

(Un)happily Ever After?: TV Treats Arranged Marriage as an Archaic Indian Custom. It’s Not.

These stereotypical depictions ignore, to their detriment, the fact that many arranged marriages are consensual.

Intentionally Hidden: Mia Mercado’s “Weird but Normal” Honors Shame

“The idea of female sexuality is scary to a lot of people.”

Love No Limit: Masturbation Opens Women up to Power, Play, and Pleasure

Pleasure is a human right.

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