What Is Environmental Racism, and How Can We Fight It?
Environmental racism isn’t a new problem, but it often flies under the radar—with disastrous consequences. Here, experts explain what it is and how it affects our world.
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.
Companies Are Trying to Cash In on Juneteenth. Here’s Why That’s a Problem
Big brands are trying to profit off Juneteenth, but that's not what the holiday is about.
15 Asian American and Pacific Islander Podcasts You Need to Listen To
From comedy to cooking, these Asian American and Pacific Islander podcasts give voice to authentic stories that go beyond the...
31 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.
These Volunteers Risked Their Lives to Save 2,000 Animals from War-Torn Ukraine
Amid constant danger, volunteers at a Ukraine pet shelter are making sure no animal is left behind.
How to Help Ukraine Right Now
After Russia’s recent military invasion, Ukraine’s residents are in need of aid. Here are some quick and effective ways to...
50 BLM Charities (and Organizations) to Donate to Right Now
Today and every day, Black Lives Matter and numerous nonprofits exist in a show of allyship toward the Civil Rights...
How to Respond When Someone Says “All Lives Matter”
What Anti-Racism Means and What It Means to Be Anti-Racist
It's not enough to get mad about racial inequality. You have to do something about it.
20 Podcasts About Race You Need to Hear
Learning about race relations in America has to be a deliberate choice, and the responsibility falls on all of us....
What Is Implicit Bias? How to Recognize and Change Our Unconscious Stereotypes and Assumptions
Experts say we all have some bias, but there are ways to fight against it.
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...
What Black Lives Matter Means: The History of the Movement
What is the true meaning of Black Lives Matter? Many are still muddling the powerful message of the global movement.
What Exactly Is White Privilege?
Understanding the inherent privileges of being White in America isn't about guilt or fingerpointing. Rather it's the essential work that...
Latino, Hispanic and Latinx: What the Terms Mean and How to Use Them
Not sure when to use Hispanic vs. Latino or Latino vs. Latinx? We asked the experts what each means and...
What Derek Chauvin’s Guilty Verdict Really Means for the Black Community
The jury’s decision was a step in the right direction, but it is far from true justice.
How to Be an Ally to the Asian American Community
Are you outraged by the recent surge of anti-Asian hate crimes throughout the country? Here's what you can do to...
If I’d Attacked the Capitol, I’d Probably Be Dead by Now
12 Common Examples of Microaggressions—and How to Respond to Them
Not sure what a microaggression is? We asked experts to share some common microaggression examples and tips on what to...
Why It Took Me Over 25 Years to Finally Embrace My Latinx Identity
It took walking away from a "dream" job and leaving the United States in 2015 for me to finally embrace...
This Is What Institutional Racism Actually Means
It's so much more than dirty looks and a nasty N-word. Institutional racism is a racial caste system that continues...