As we reflect on the state of our country this Juneteenth, it’s time to stop thinking our problems will disappear. What everyone is experiencing now is years of Black America getting pushed down. If you cannot see this then maybe the riots are opening your eyes.
When Edward Snowden came forward with sensitive information from the CIA in 2013, the term “whistleblower” became synonymous with his name, and the word has stayed out of the media lights. Until now.
On Tuesday, the Supreme Court will begin the process of deciding whether or not LGBTQ workers can be fired for who they are. The thing is, me and other queer folks shouldn’t have to beg straight people to treat us like human beings.
Over the last few seasons, one thing has become apparent in professional sports: athletes are becoming way too spoiled with their massive contracts. But instead of disciplining said athletes, for some reason, teams seem to be rewarding bad behavior with contracts that carry handsome financia…