States Banning Abortion and Healthcare for Trans* People
States across the U.S. have been increasingly making healthcare policy and law based more in bigotry and control than in science and human rights. Over a dozen states are planning to institute near-complete abortion bans and many are trying to keep young trans* people from accessing transition healthcare.
Signý A.March 26, 2021
Providence Cops Abuse Protesters after Ramming Man off Scooter
Police in Providence, Rhode Island crashed into a man on a scooter to end a chase, leaving him critically injured. When people turned out in protest, cops arrested and brutalized many of them.
Signý A.October 31, 2020
Post Office Winding Down, Voter Suppression Gearing Up
Post Office cuts during the pandemic could lead to new levels of voter suppression, despite yesterday's announcement suspending further cuts. What does this mean for an electoral strategy?
Signý A.August 19, 2020
Trump Exploits the Coronavirus to Attack Trans Healthcare Access
The trans community, already beset by the inequities of a bigoted health care system, are losing vital services in the midst of a pandemic. The Right and Trump are making sure those changes stay for good.
Signý A.May 4, 2020
FEMA Funds Ultra Right, Anti-LGBTQ+ Group to Build Makeshift Hospital in Central Park
The coronavirus crisis is shining a light on the many failings of the American healthcare system. One of those failings is the institutionalized bigotry of the system.
Signý A.April 6, 2020
Bad Medicine: Failings in Trans Healthcare
As companies broadcast hollow messages of support on Trans Remembrance Day, many working class LGBT+ people are unable to afford or access adequate healthcare due to high insurance rates and discriminatory medical practices. We need to fight for a truly universal healthcare system that prioritizes health and well-being over profit.
Signý A.November 20, 2019
Life After Stonewall: The Struggle Against TERFs and the Far Right
Trans Exclusionary Radical Feminists are aligned with right wing views on gender and sexuality. Here is where they come from and why we should fight them.
Signý A.June 26, 2019