An Open Letter to Racist Tweeters on Miss America

By: Sayantani DasGupta Dear Racist Tweeters of America, First and foremost, let me thank you on behalf of feminists of color everywhere, not to mention the producers of the Miss America competition, for making people sit up and take notice of a beauty contest that otherwise would…

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The Mom Who Stood Up to the London Knife Attackers

Wednesday’s grisly murder of a British soldier by two knife-wielding attackers has left many wondering – Why? How? In broad daylight? With witnesses standing all around? Many sources are referring to the incident as an act of “terrorism,” reporting that the men may have been motivated by…

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