Read along with Global Comment’s editors on the news of note this week, from the history of voting rights to extraditing El Chapo to environmental racism.
Gabby Douglas was a superstar in 2012. Now, she’s being treated like trash. What happened?
Crying foul on minimal sentences for rapists from privileged backgrounds has become popular, but it’s feeding something deeply sinister.
Donald Trump’s behaviour in the last week has clearly demonstrated that he is unable to handle the complexities and tensions of the White House, and would be a threat to the United States and the world.
Donald Trump would be a disaster. The biggest. Believe me. Here’s how to do something about it.
Preacher may be genre bending, but Tulip O’Hare is aggressively genre-defying in a way that pushes the boundaries of what female characters are supposed to do.
Monday’s Supreme Court decision was about a lot more than Texas’ HB2 and TRAP laws: It was about affirming abortion rights in frank terms.
Maya Dillard Smith, former director of the Georgia chapter of the ACLU, just resigned over the organisation’s stance on bathroom bills, claiming that seeing transgender women in a bathroom ‘visibly frightened’ her children.
Donald Trump and Senator Bernie Sanders have managed to successfully flip the narrative on Secretary Hillary Clinton, forcing her to continually defend herself from attacks rooted in misogynistic smears.
As the Democrats squabble over the nomination, Donald Trump is amassing support from Republicans. Are Democrats really so confident that they can take him in November?