PPPA is Planned Parenthood’s advocacy and outreach arm in Pennsylvania, which coordinates with the states’ 20 clinics to raise public awareness of reproductive rights issues and push its legislative agenda. The group has organized rallies against the nomination of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh and in favor of counting every vote in this month’s election. […]
However, while the gig has yet to be confirmed, the east London native has revealed to Hello! that she’s choosing to focus on the majority of positive comments she receives for her punditry on the BBC and Sky since she retired from playing sports.
“To be clear, Aidan was murdered because he was a young black person who made a white man uncomfortable and refused to submit to that man’s personally perceived authority—not because he was listening to music too loudly,” the Southern Oregon Black Leaders, Activists and Community Coalition said in a statement. “Aidan’s murder isn’t a Black […]
“This is not a petting zoo”Turqouya Williams, 29, said she was a top performer at a Minneapolis social services agency four years ago when she was summoned to her director’s office. Williams, who wore her hair in a curly afro, said she was told she’d look “more presentable” with straightened hair. That came after weeks […]
After the Legislature’s session ended in August, Senate President Pro Tem Toni Atkins, D-San Diego, affirmed her commitment to working on the decertification bill next year. Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon, D-Lakewood (Los Angeles County), created a committee to develop “meaningful changes to policing in California.” But activists expressed little optimism that legislators would put forward […]
Long, long ago, during the 2016 primary campaign, NYYR members expressed great concern about Donald Trump’s bigoted views, telling The New York Times that Trump was giving people the wrong impression of what the GOP was about, with one woman going so far as to say she would consider voting for Hillary Clinton if Trump […]
“I think it’s unavoidable that you have to talk about the naked racism of Tucker Carlson,” CNN digital VP of global programming Marcus Mabry says in one tape. “Because that’s really what drove this anti-diversity push, you know, Trump watches Tucker Carlson’s show and then reacts. And just as sort of the white supremacy hour […]