Supporting LGBT+ Youth

LGBT+ youth are at increased risk for bullying compared to peers, as well as child abuse or foster care placement due to parent rejection. This is what to do if your child comes out to you.

Narratives from Day One of The Protests Following George Floyd’s Murder

By: Rico Morales, Freelance Reporter

UpTake reporter Rico Morales interviewed people on the street the day after George Floyd, a black man from Minneapolis, was killed by a Minneapolis police officer. Rico Morales works at the Cup Foods. A Cup Foods employee had called the cops on Floyd. The grocery store is a long-standing, immigrant-owned business.

The Law and Black Hair

Women of color have dealt with stigmas surrounding their hair for centuries. From the ancient world spanning into today’s world, the struggle continues with identities concerning topics of hair texture, hair styles and the fight to make a change.