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Born into slavery in 1860, William Dorsey Swann, known affectionately as “the Queen,” was possibly the very first drag queen, and a pioneer when it came to LGBTQ rights and activism. Having lived through “slavery, the Civil War, racism, police surveillance, torture behind bars, and many other injustices,” Swann held[…]
While many Americans think slavery ended with the Civil War, unfortunately that’s not true. Luckily, there’s Free The Slaves, an organization dedicating to righting that incredible wrong.
We’re happy that Harriet Tubman will soon be gracing our $20 bills, but here’s 4 other reasons we’re excited
Someone made a Caitlyn Jenner parody porno, a video game with ‘Slave Tetris’, a list of Ferguson police failures, an encouraging PreP study and much more!