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  • What Does Justice for Breonna Taylor Look Like?

    In a piece for Essence, prison industrial complex abolitionists Mariame Kaba and Andrea Ritchie challenge us to consider whether arresting and prosecuting the police officers who killed Breonna Taylor (or George Floyd or Elijah McClain) will result in justice. Beyond strategic assessments of what is most likely to bring justice, ultimately, we must choose to support collective responses that align with our values. Demands for arrests and prosecutions of killer cops are inconsistent with demands...
  • HUD Proposal to Gut Equal Access Rule Puts Transgender Lives at Risk

    HRC denounced a proposal by the Trump-Pence administration’s Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) that would drastically undermine protections for transgender and gender non-conforming people served by HUD programs. [
  • Man seen in area of homemade explosive at Portland protest ID’ed as ex-Navy SEAL

    Shortly after someone threw makeshift explosive devices at protesters in Southeast Portland early Saturday morning, a man wearing dark clothes and carrying a military style helmet with night-vision goggles was videotaped near the area.
  • Statue of white supremacist will be replaced with one of man who said AIDS is God’s punishment

    The U.S. Capitol may soon display a statue to evangelist Billy Graham, who devoted his life to converting people to Christianity and promoted anti-LGBTQ sentiment when he was alive. Every [