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Posted by Anna Khan

The Intersection Exists

December 14, 2018

Last week, it was announced that Kevin Hart would host the 2019 Oscars ceremony. Not long after, he stepped down after old homopho… Read more »

Posted by Erica Gonzalez

Culture Commodified in San Antonio

December 6, 2018

I recently moved to San Antonio earlier this year from the Rio Grande Valley. I have seen the gentrification happen before my eyes… Read more »

Posted by Dené Dryden

Reproductive Justice-Themed Holiday Gifts for Your Favorite Folks

December 5, 2018

Now that Thanksgiving has passed and, for students, the semester is nearly over, gift-buying and gift-giving season is upon us. Du… Read more »

Posted by Anna Khan

Who Is The Good Guy with a Gun?

November 30, 2018

Last week on the night of Thanksgiving, a shooting at the Riverchase Galleria mall in Hoover, Alabama killed a 21-year-old black m… Read more »

Posted by Dené Dryden

The Science Behind the Female Orgasm: Originally an Ovarian Matter (Maybe)

November 29, 2018

The female orgasm—it’s been researched enough to prove that it exists and what the female body undergoes before, during, and after… Read more »

Posted by Erica Gonzalez

Reflecting on the 2018 Texas Election Results as Queer Latina Canvasser

November 26, 2018

Election results came around the same time that 5,200 U.S. military troops were deployed along the border of my home, the Rio Gran… Read more »

Posted by Erica Gonzalez

My Experience as a Latinx Woman in Sports

November 23, 2018

I have played soccer for 19 years of my 23 on this planet. I even went on to play for my University’s women’s soccer team as a goa… Read more »

Posted by Clarissa Brooks

A Reflection On The Midterm Elections

November 20, 2018

The midterm elections were a tough time for anyone invested in seeing progress for reproductive rights. While most were focused on… Read more »