American transwoman was a pioneer in gender reassignment surgery and a fierce advocate for trans people's rights.
The provisions, inserted in a huge DOD bill by House Republicans, are among the reasons the administration told Congress the president's advisors "would recommend he veto the bill."
Big changes require big struggles, and "May Day 2016 -- Fighting for Our Future" set a powerful and inspiring framework for the labor battles and elections this year.
A group of activists is on hunger strike, calling for an end to all ICE detention on behalf of transgender undocumented immigrants.
A public forum was held to uncover the buried history of communists' role in the Civil Rights Movement of the '50s and '60s
Loreal Tsingine, a 27-year-old Navajo mother, was shot to death by police in Ariz.; Native Americans express outrage, saying it is part of genocide.
It's often forgotten, but May Day, the original, real, workers' holiday, originated in the U.S.
As one activist said, "there is a time to write letters, a time to meet, and when all else fails, a time to take to the streets."
Our nonviolent, civil disobedience was one action among many during a week-long mobilization aimed at starting a new, broad-based movement to restore democracy in the U.S.