October 22, 2018 | The White House says its move to erase the civil rights of 1.4 million transgender Americans is "grounded in science." No it bloody well isn't.
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October 17, 2018 | Trump's "Pocahontas" slur is obviously racist. But Warren's approach to claiming Native identity bothers some Native Americans, too.
October 10, 2018 | Real change means staying active long after Election Day.
October 3, 2018 | If we taught men better ways of "being a man," we wouldn't have to teach women to cover their drinks.
September 26, 2018 | When I hear people shouting on TV that an assault in one's teens doesn't matter, it feels like they're shouting at me, too.
September 18, 2018 | Delays should never be used to discredit accusers like Christine Blasey Ford.
September 12, 2018 | Just like straight children need to understand how to safely navigate coming of age and sexuality, so do LGBTQ children.
September 5, 2018 | The all-Asian cast is amazing and important, but the token gay character left me a little cold.
August 29, 2018 | If you set up the board game like our actual economy, the poorest players quickly run out of money and the rich run away with the game. It's unfair, boring, and exactly what happens in real life.
August 21, 2018 | Addressing climate change costs money. Wildfires gobbling up our country — and seas swallowing up our shores — costs more.
August 15, 2018 | A court found that Monsanto knew its signature Roundup chemical could cause cancer, but sold it anyway.
August 1, 2018 | Without strict standards, the organic label would become worthless. So why is the White House rolling them back?
July 25, 2018 | Should we graze it, log it, drill it, and mine it? Or should we preserve it, study it, recreate in it, and revere it?
July 18, 2018 | The diets of food stamp recipients lie at the intersection of two issues: our food system and economic inequality.
July 11, 2018 | Pride parades aren't just for those who are already out, but for others who aren't — perhaps not even to ourselves.