What Does AANHPI Mean? A Proud Asian American Explains
I love my uniquely Chinese Korean American cultural identity, but I'm also happy to embrace being an AANHPI. Here's why.
11 LGBTQ+ Charities to Support All Year Long
Whether you're a member of the LGBTQ community or an ally, consider donating to or volunteering with an LGBTQ charity...
15 Podcasts from LGBTQ+ Creators to Add to Your List
Covering everything from history and politics to pop culture, LGBTQ podcasts are as diverse as the queer community.
As an Immigrant, This Is What the 4th of July Means to Me
For many U.S. immigrants, the 4th of July is a day to reflect on what America stands for, recommit to...
29 LGBTQ-Owned Businesses to Support During Pride Month and All Year Long
From queer-centered bookshops to gender-diverse apparel, we've rounded up some excellent LGBTQ-owned businesses to shop throughout the year
What Does Non-Binary Mean? Understanding This LGBTQ Term and Why It’s Important
Gender isn’t always a straightforward issue, but being respectful about how someone identifies is. Here’s what you need to know.
What Is Juneteenth, and Why Do We Celebrate It?
The national holiday commemorates the end of slavery and has been celebrated by Black Americans for more than a century....
I Came Out After 20 Years of Marriage and Met the Love of My Life
Larry Best thought he had the perfect love and the perfect marriage, but until he found his husband and soul...
52 Best Books by Black Authors You’ll Want to Know About
On the hunt for recent reads by authors of color? These engaging and powerful books by Black authors will stay...
Why Black History Month Is More Important Than Ever
While it's important to celebrate Black culture and contributions, it's equally important to acknowledge how society still oppresses and discriminates...
11 “Facts” About the Civil Rights Movement That Aren’t True
Separating fact from fiction isn’t just important from a historical perspective—it’s also essential in winning today’s fight against racial injustice.
10 Ways We Already Know the Holidays Will Look Different
Although coronavirus may cancel some holiday festivities, it will never cancel holiday cheer!
Why Desegregation Didn’t Put an End to Racism in America
On the Civil Rights Trail: “What we needed was equality, but what we got was integration.”
10 Clever Ways People Are Celebrating Birthdays Under Quarantine
While COVID-19 may have limited people's abilities to actively go out and celebrate their birthdays, that doesn't mean creative celebrations...
Why My Quarantine Birthday Was Actually One of the Best Ever
I was dreading my quarantine birthday. How would I celebrate my milestone year sans party, cake, and gifts?
85 Powerful Black History Month Quotes That Will Inspire and Move You
Learning about Black History Month can be inspirational, and the quotes below are sure to move and motivate you