August 13, 2019 | From the colonial era to the El Paso shooting, the social impact of race is enormous.
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Articles by Jill Richardson
July 31, 2019 | Food stamps helped me get back on my feet during a tough time. Cutting them is lose-lose.
July 24, 2019 | Being gay in Montana taught me you don’t just come out once — it’s a continual process of deciding who should know, and who shouldn’t.
July 17, 2019 | Americans are used to arguments about identity. But one of the most common coping mechanisms of impacted people is to remain silent.
July 10, 2019 | Even Trump now senses that the electorate wants a 2020 candidate who takes climate change seriously.
July 3, 2019 | Obama's record on immigration was flawed, but a center I visited in 2010 was far more humane than what we see now.
June 26, 2019 | To love America is to love the movements that have fought for centuries to make it better.
June 18, 2019 | Churning out cheap rainbow swag during Pride Month is about marketing, not supporting LGBTQ people.
June 11, 2019 | Straight pride is already well-represented in everything from children’s books to rom-coms to music videos.
June 4, 2019 | Inequalities in our broader society also occur in the queer community.
May 28, 2019 | If you feel powerless, remember that the biggest change you can make is to support leaders who think our planet is actually worth saving.
May 22, 2019 | Laws restricting reproductive freedom come out of a culture that doesn’t see women’s sexuality as equal to men’s.
May 15, 2019 | As far back as 1982, fossil fuel executives knew they were trading a few decades of profits for the entire future of the planet.
May 8, 2019 | Racial discrimination is illegal even if it’s religiously based. Why should LGBTQ discrimination be any different?
May 1, 2019 | Few of us make it to adulthood unscathed, but treatment can make a world of difference for acute trauma sufferers.