police brutality

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Why Are Doctors Ignoring Unusual Period Pain?

Doctors aren’t taking it seriously.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Why We Write off Female Candidates

Women running for office are frequently considered “unelectable.” Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Ed Buck Needs to Be Held Accountable

This is the second time in eighteen months that a Black gay man was found dead in Buck’s home. Read more »

Through the Eyes of Others : “The Hate U Give” and the Burden of Racial Awareness

Starr’s concern about being stereotyped as the “angry Black girl” isn’t petty or trivial. Read more »

BitchReads: 15 Books Feminists Should Read In April

This list has it all. Read more »

Dehumanizing Victims: “Profiled” Shines Light on Forgotten Police Brutality Victims

Profiled follows families of victims of police violence in New York as they fight for justice for their loved ones. Read more »

#SayHerName Lives: Andrea J. Ritchie On Being “Invisible No More”

Police violence has largely been framed as a Black man’s issue. Read more »

Sister Soldiers: On Black Women, Police Brutality, and the True Meaning of Black Liberation

Unless you’re looking for their names, you won’t find the stories of all Black women shot and killed by police officers in the past five years in the discourse surrounding police reform. Read more »

Sister Soldiers: On Black Women, Police Brutality, and the True Meaning of Black Liberation

Unless you’re looking for their names, you won’t find the stories of all Black women shot and killed by police officers in the past five years in the discourse surrounding police reform. Read more »