discrimination

News

grindr's new campaign addresses its discrimination problem

The app also introduced new guidelines that ban discriminatory statements in user profiles.
Mitch Parker
9.20.18
Opinion

grindr has a new app to address discrimination

Grindr’s upcoming rebrand to ‘Kindr’ says “It’s time to play nice” -- but what can an app do to solve the epidemic of discrimination among gay men?
Yusuf Tamanna
8.8.18
News

iranian women allowed to watch football in a stadium after 37 year ban is lifted

Iran may have lost 1-0 to Spain, but they made a small win for gender equality.
Georgie Wright
6.21.18
Music

#fbf: remember when kanye told hip hop to stop being homophobic on mtv?

This 2005 archive gem was resurfaced on its 10th anniversary by MTV, and reappeared on social media again today. It’s always a good time to revisit Ye’s essential anti-discrimination PSA.
Charlotte Gush
4.7.17
Music

airline passenger calls police after feeling “uncomfortable” sitting next to mykki blanco

"This is the most bizarre form of homophobia I’ve ever encountered," the rapper tweeted after the incident.
Matthew Whitehouse
2.20.17
News

an agent once told joan smalls a model can’t be black and have crooked teeth

The superstar model on the discrimination she’s faced over her career.
Wendy Syfret
2.17.17
Culture

the first digital transgender archive is a lesson in history, discrimination, relationships and everyday life

For the first time, decades of transgender history has been made available to the public. The resulting collection is an intimate walk through 60 years of culture and community
Wendy Syfret
3.1.16