Kamala Harris stands at a podium.

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Dismissing legitimate critique of Kamala Harris as “racist” or “sexist” is lazy. Here is the best piece of journalism I have read so far of her deeply concerning record. 

LGBT+ rights activists ‘hijacked’ the Pride in London parade to highlight the suppression of social justice protests and lack of equal representation during the event.

Terrible headline, but important story about the far-reaching stigma of criminal records: Reginald Dwayne Betts, a recent law school graduate, may be denied admittance from the Connecticut Bar for a criminal record 20 years prior.

Transgender people are not a ‘burden’: the massive military budget is.

Read Chase Strangio’s statement on the ACLU defending Milo Yiannopoulos.

Mahroh Jahangiri is the Executive Director of Know Your IX, a national survivor- and youth-led organization working to end gender violence in schools. She was formerly a junior fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, and her previous research has focused on the ways in which American militarization, racism, and sexual violence impact non-white communities transnationally. A graduate of Washington University in St. Louis, she lives and organizes in DC. You can say hi to her at @mahrohj.

Mahroh Jahangiri is Executive Director of Know Your IX, a national survivor- and youth-led organization working to end gender violence in schools.

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