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Posted by Kristina Agbebiyi

Milo Yiannopoulos and The Discourse

March 1, 2017

It’s been about a week since Milo Yiannopoulos has been ousted from the conservative community. An openly gay man known for his bl… Read more »

Posted by Jessica Morgan


#SorryNotSorry: Bush Doesn’t Get a Pass

February 28, 2017

As outrage and protests surrounding abortion access, race relations and trans bathroom laws continue one month into Trump’s presid… Read more »

Posted by Micaela Elizabeth Canales

Fea: Chicana Riot-Girl Revival Will Lead The Revolution

February 27, 2017

Last summer, I was absolutely dejected when no one wanted to go see some feminist punk rock in downtown Houston with me. Enter my… Read more »

Posted by Taylor Crumpton

Protect Trans Kids

February 24, 2017

  Yall’s president decided to rescind protections for transgender students that allowed them to use restrooms corresponding t… Read more »

Posted by Kenyetta Whitfield

(Pod)Cast Your Sorrows Away: 3 Podcasts from Black Women

February 23, 2017

2016 was the year of the meme. The year itself became a meme, with millions of people anxiously tweeting their excitement for the… Read more »

Posted by Rachel Bezek

Too Little Too Late, America: The Milo Yiannopoulos Edition

February 22, 2017

The alt-right poster boy from our nightmares, Milo Yiannopoulos, has been dominating the news for the past few days. Writer at Bre… Read more »

Posted by Aleo Pugh

(Re)doing Gender: Trans Men and the Reproduction of Toxic Masculinity

February 21, 2017

                      With a growing awareness of trans existence and exper… Read more »

Posted by Micaela Elizabeth Canales

Do Texas lawmakers actually care about Texans?

February 17, 2017

  Pro-choice activists gathered at the Texas state capital this Wednesday to testify against three preposterous anti-choice T… Read more »