Writing at Vox, Laura McGann said that Nancy Pelosi is “that woman”—the one who enables and forgives sexual harassment from her buddies, the woman who urges the targets of harassment to calm down, deal with it privately, keep it quiet.
Roosevelt Island needs be renamed because of FDR’s racist decision to send Japanese-Americans to internment camps during World War II, a new petition demands. Franklin Delano Roosevelt is unworthy of having his name on the 147-acre island that is home to 9,700 New Yorkers. The online petition says, “Executive Order 9066 which put the Japanese […]
Saphia Jackson, USC’s Black Student Assembly co-president, accused the horse that the school’s Trojan mascot rides of being a symbol of white supremacy, and said it should be removed from campus. “I push administration, faculty, and staff to have serious engagements and not dismiss our issues because we are here for serious change,” Jackson said […]
Former President Carter’s statue is now being targeted for removal in Georgia. Representatives with the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), the Legislative Clergy Council and other local organizations are calling for it’s removal. Pastor Sabrina McKenzie wants government officials in Georgia to remove all Confederate […]