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Survivors of Human Trafficking

Survivors discuss their experiences with human trafficking and their rights.

Saudi Arabia: Why I'm Mad at the Media

I have just come back from 6 days in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (KSA, for “Kingdom of Saudi Arabia” from here on out). To put it bluntly, I am mad at the media. 738 more words

Yoga & Activism

A few years ago I had to miss a workshop being given by local Yoga teacher Allison Ulan that focused on Yoga and activism, and I was gutted to miss it. 829 more words

Yoga

Transgender Women and Women's Sports

Recently, RuPaul’s Drag Race came under fire for its usage of the word she-male in a skit in which contestants had to guess whether a picture of a person’s legs were those of a ‘male’ or those of a ‘she-male’. 1,161 more words

Gay & Lesbian

"...or prohibiting the free exercise thereof..."

Claims against Clemson:

Recently an article & video appeared on ESPN.com, and other sources, about a “religion watchdog group” (we’ll get to that later) filing a complaint against Clemson University, specifically for “unconstitutional behavior” by head coach Dabo Swinney and his staff.  1,597 more words

Blog

Homeland Security Says Your Children Are Terrorists - YouTube

Homeland Security Says Your Children Are Terrorists – YouTube

As I lean more to conspiracy theories and review some of this information I can see where most of the information is valid and frightening. 473 more words

Political

Interview with Melissa Gira Grant on Sex Work

Excellent Vice interview with journalist Melissa Gira Grant on sex work with a powerful historicized and politicized contemporary analysis. She challenges myths around sex work, critiques binary perspectives on women’s sexuality, and argues that sex work is work. 83 more words

Research