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Three killed in LGBTQ arrests in Chechnya
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Three killed in LGBTQ arrests in Chechnya

Over the weekend, over one hundred LGBTQ people in the Russian state of Chechnya were arrested and imprisoned after the Chechen government imposed a crackdown on homosexuality. According to the independent Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta, an additional three people were killed in the raids. The response across the globe, particularly […]

Kaepernick and Others Aren’t Here For Your Entertainment And Never Were
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Kaepernick and Others Aren’t Here For Your Entertainment And Never Were

After a summer rife with racial tensions across the country, it should come as no surprise that controversy regarding black entertainers, particularly athletes, speaking out against legitimate issues in United States have received a barrage of criticism from a mostly white crowd consisting of fans, fellow players and teammates, and […]

To Hell with “Safe Spaces”
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To Hell with “Safe Spaces”

I’ve done a lot of thinking in past few weeks about the events that unfolded across the country as students from dozens of universities demonstrated in solidarity with the University of Missouri and the rather harsh criticism the students, myself included, received from mostly right-wing conservatives. Perfect timing considering these […]