Playwright Victor I. Cazares stops HIV meds in bold med-strike for Gaza, challenging NYTW's silence on Palestinian genocide and advocating for change.
Acree Macam reflects on the murder of Tortuguita, activist parents and children, and Celeste Ng’s Our Missing Hearts
An anonymous whistleblower describes the cumulative effect of sexual harassment in academia.
A supermarket worker turns to her ancestors for help stopping sexual harassment.
As the pandemic rages on, Anna Hamilton urges the continued use of Covid precautions: "On some level, I understand being 'tired' of the pandemic. I understand missing 'normalcy.' But for people who have debilitating chronic illness, chronic pain/fatigue, and/or long Covid, our normal sucks."
Writer Wendy C. Ortiz traces the development of her rebellious spirit and schools us in fascism’s ties to the Pledge of Allegiance.
Horrified by the overturning of Roe v Wade, a Latina consoles herself with a re-imagining of Medusa and axes.
Myriam Gurba maps her sexual miseducation in California schools, homes, and medical offices.
The university store where Bimpe Alabi sells snacks and drinks at the park is usually crawling with customers. Since University of Ilorin's lecturers have gone on strike, this has changed. Alabi stands outside, inviting passersby. Her profits have shrunk, pushing her family into hardship.
While a writer searched for her Latinidad, a narcissistic abuser exploiting his status as a Cuban dissident found her.
An historian's witness statement poignantly chronicles the aftermath of sexual assault.
Grading Cal State University LA: administrators get an A for lip service and exploitation, and an F for ethical treatment of faculty and students
Queer Nigerians organize to fight anti-LGBTQIA+ oppression in their country.
From “Bad Art Friend” to the Miya Marcano murder to reports of femicide, writers shy away from a crucial word: stalking.
The Petito case challenges us to consider how we language romantic harm. Domestic violence seldom stays at home.