Campaigns like #Pizza4Equality are trying to match the massive outpouring of support for two anti-marriage equality pizza store owners in Indiana.
The ACLU says that the government hasn’t responded for six months to its requests for documentation about how often Catholic-run charities deny immigrant minors access to reproductive health services.
Youtuber Franchesca “Chescaleigh” Ramsey and animator Kat Blaque team up to create an absolutely adorable children’s tale about the friendship between a caterpillar and a snail and how not everyone has the same struggles in life.
On this episode of Reality Cast, Lynn Paltrow explains the Purvi Patel case in Indiana, and host Amanda Marcotte discusses the “religious freedom” debate. In another segment, Marcotte examines how conservative rhetoric on rape is getting uglier.
Four intersex activists explain what it was like navigating a world in which they were told not to talk about their bodies. [via BuzzFeed]
Seattle’s minimum wage law went into effect on Wednesday, at a time when its most vocal proponent is facing fierce competition for her seat on the city council.
The combination of mass incarceration and inflexible foster laws leads to an extraordinary, disproportionate punishment that overwhelmingly affects poor and minority women, an expert told RH Reality Check.
Taxpayers spend $6.2 billion every year on public assistance for Walmart employees who make too little money to make ends meet, and according to a new report Walmart’s headline-grabbing minimum wage increase won’t do much to change that.
Minnesota activist Michael Hughes speaks with Thomas Roberts of the MSNBC show Out There about his bathroom selfie campaign, which uses the hashtag #WeJustNeedToPee, aimed at fighting back against bills in the United States and Canada that force people to use public bathrooms based on the sex they were assigned at birth.
There’s certainly a lot to be unhappy with Indiana’s government right now. But the way progressives are reacting displays how comfortable people in blue states are with making counterproductive, harmful assumptions about more conservative regions.