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Why Do Border Deaths Persist When the Number of Border Crossings...

In July, a sweltering tractor trailer ride in Texas became the latest harrowing example of the perils of crossing the U.S. border illegally. From...

How the Bankruptcy System Is Failing Black Americans

OVASHA MILLER PUSHED THROUGH the revolving doors of the black glass tower on Jefferson Avenue last December and felt a rush of déjà vu. The...

Top US General Rebuffs Trump On Transgender Ban

General Joseph Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chefs Of Staff, expressed his disagreement with President Trump's summary ban on transgender men and women...

ProPublica: Facebook Moves to Prevent Advertisers From Targeting Haters

In the wake of ProPublica’s report Thursday that Facebook advertisers could have directed pitches to almost 2,300 people interested in “Jew hater” and other anti-Semitic topics,...

Canada Is Safe Haven For Gay Chechnya Refugees

Toronto - In the shocking wake of Chechnya's coordinated efforts to purge its society of gay men, the Canadian government has been secretly been...

Being a refugee and a lesbian is difficult, says Somali woman

Many gay and lesbian refugees fleeing persecution in other African countries seek asylum in South Africa, says 27-year-old Somali refugee Shamsa Ally Haji. But...

Trump Signs Transgender Troop Ban

Donald Trump has signed an official White House directive banning all transgender individuals from serving in the US military, the Pentagon announced yesterday. The 3...

Despite Disavowals, Leading Tech Companies Help Extremist Sites Monetize Hate

Most tech companies have policies against working with hate websites. Yet a ProPublica survey found that PayPal, Stripe, Newsmax and others help keep more...

Wits students stand up for gay rights

Students at universities who identify with the LGBTQ+ community still face daunting challenges even though these institutions are viewed as liberal and progressive. By Ihsaan...

White Supremacist Rally Ends In Murder

Two days of demonstrations by white supremacists in the Blue Ridge town of Charlottesville, Virginia, have ended in murder, as a rampage attack killed...