Certain people’s futures in chess competitions may be uncertain after new regulations were introduced by FIDE, the International Chess Federation. A chess competition governing body, FIDE, released new regulations on August 14. The regulations state that if you […]
Photo credit: Semaj Faggins (@_take2photography__) I am proud of the way the speeches made people stop and listen for a minute. Amuno (any pronouns) On August 5, 2023, activists gathered around the South Carolina Capitol building to protest […]
Late on July 14, House Republicans effectively corrupted a traditionally bipartisan bill by stuffing it with right-wing extremist policies. The National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) funds the Department of Defense (DOD)’s annual budget and appropriations, providing funding for […]
Two years ago I was living happily as a girl. Now, I look back on those memories with a sense of relief. I’m not who I was; I’m not that person anymore. My hair is hacked off and […]
Many people on this hot sunny day gathered around a local park in Hyattsville, Maryland to protest anti-trans bills. People wanted to let the world know that trans people should be allowed to play in sports. Bills like […]
In a ruling that marks another strike against queer youth in the United States, the U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, which covers Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, and Tennessee, ruled in favor of Tennessee’s blanket ban on gender-affirming care […]
Content warning: this article discusses transphobia. It can be pretty difficult to understand what it’s like to be transgender if you’ve never questioned your gender at any point. Let’s think of it this way, are you left handed […]
Content warning: this article discusses transphobia and contains quotations from laws that use transphobic language.
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This interview was originally posted in March 2023. Phi Chanda (they/them) is a student activist and founder of the nonprofit Redefine Z. They are a nonbinary, asexual, Asian-American, disabled public speaker who loves politics and salty food. this […]