An abortion activist is suing a Washington, D.C. hospital after it asked her to stop promoting abortions, citing safety concerns, according to the New York Times. OB-GYN Diane J. Horvath-Cosper, 37, has become a vocal abortion activists in the past few years, encouraging other abortion supporters to speak their minds as well. She has conducted […]
Seattle Is Ripe for the New Pro-Growth Movement Spreading Across the Country by Heidi Groover "M editate on this," San Francisco activist Sonja Trauss tells a crowd in a conference room overlooking Lake Union. "What's the difference between being able to afford something that's not available... Show More Summary
by Ansel Herz Activist Joey Gray, left, with Cleve Stockmeyer, right, at former State Rep. Dawn Mason's annual fish fry last year. Courtesy of Jeanne Legault Cleveland Stockmeyer, described by one friend as "the quintessential activist-attorney-about-town," has passed away at the age of 59. Show More Summary
An online petition to boycott Target over the store’s policy that transgender individuals can use the bathroom corresponding with their gender identity has gathered more than 1 million signatures. Conservative activists said they are worried that men will take advantage of the policy and enter...
I Am Chut Wutty, a documentary by British filmmaker Fran Lambrick detailing Wutty’s work and tragic death, was set to be shown publicly at Phnom Penh's Meta House on April 20 — until the authorities had their say.
Afeni Shakur, the political activist, former Black Panther, and mother of the most iconic rap artist of all time, has passed at the age of 69. Her death comes just four months shy of the 20-year anniversary of her son Tupac Shakur's tragic death. Show More Summary
In Bangladesh, progressive voices have been swept up in a growing wave of unprecedented violence. In April alone, four people were hacked to death. Continue reading ? The post What’s behind the killings of bloggers, activists and professors in Bangladesh? appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Activists are concerned about irregularities in the election process, including results that were temporarily missing.
Anti-LGBT activists selling horror stories about Target’s transgender-inclusive policy have just proven that their concerns are founded in fact. The American Family Association (AFA) has been leading a boycott, claiming Target’s policy...Show More Summary
On the strength of one Facebook post, Syrian activists have inspired global demonstrations to highlight the plight of civilians under attack from government shelling and air strikes in Aleppo since mid-April. Demonstrations in support...Show More Summary
A diverse group of women tech activists has launched a new project to increase diversity and inclusion in the industry.
Van Zandt called Israel boycott supporters "politically ignorant obnoxious idiots." They accused him of hypocrisy
Afeni Shakur Davis, activist and mother of Tupac Shakur, died Monday night, the Associated Press reports. The Marin County Sheriff’s Department in California broke the news of Shakur Davis’ death, which might have been the result of cardiac arrest. Show More Summary
In case you needed a reminder of how skilled human beings are at being idiotic bigots who make everything about themselves, the American Family Activists (the AFA), a group of so-called "Family Activists" have been sending men into Target women's restrooms to prove a point about trans bathroom rights . Aside from displaying their willful ignorance about what it…
A misguided protest continues. Do you know how many reports of transgender people assaulting others in bathrooms there have been? The grand tally stands at none, a number also expressed as zero, zip, nil, nada. Yet several jurisdictions...Show More Summary
She passed away last night at age 69.
Over one million people have signed an online petition calling for a boycott of Target stores after the chain announced it would allow people to use the restroom corresponding with their gender identity. The petition, organized by the...Show More Summary
Anti-LGBT activists appear to be filming themselves terrorizing Target stores while yelling at the store and its customers to “repent” -- in one case leading to 911 calls about an active shooter. In at least three instances this week,...Show More Summary
Afeni Shakur Davis, a former Black Panther activist and the mother of Tupac Shakur, has died at age 69. Read more...
Afeni Shakur, the political activist, philanthropist, former Black Panther, and mother of late rapper Tupac, died last night in California, TMZ reports. After reports of a possible cardiac arrest at her home in Sausalito, she was transported to the hospital. Show More Summary