The tour centers around LGBTQ rights and racial justice.
Activists CeCe McDonald and Joshua Allen join HuffPost's Alex Berg to discuss their #BlackExcellenceTour, LGBTQ rights and racial justice.
No one can deny black men's vulnerability in this society and the recent killings of Walter Scott and Eric Harris are painful reminders, but the fact is black women suffer the same injustices. Silence in mainstream and black America is the only reason why it isn't widely acknowledged.
Activist and formerly incarcerated transgender woman CeCe McDonald has firsthand experience with the injustices of the criminal
After the fight was over, I was bleeding and am literally staggering to a safe place to call the police. As I’m walking, they’re
Transgender actress and activist Laverne Cox has frequently spoken out about the case of CeCe McDonald, a transgender woman
McDonald is slated to be released at some point next week. At this time there is no further information about her early release
Transgender actress and "Orange Is The New Black" breakout star Laverne Cox is currently co-producing an important and compelling
Ironically, in the same way that trickle-down economics did not correct high levels of unemployment during the 1970s, we see how trickle-down civil rights do not function to expand the rights of the most marginalized.
I will never be silent just because the topic of gender identity and race are uncomfortable. CeCe McDonald, Paige Clay, and other trans women of color are human beings first, and when we turn a blind eye to injustice, we close our hearts and minds on ourselves.
CeCe McDonald, Minnesota Transgender Woman, Pleads Guilty In Manslaughter Case Despite Supporters' Defense
Minneapolis City Council Member Cam Gordon is among those to defend McDonald, saying she was targeted for her race and gender
Jenna's victory against discrimination in the Miss Universe pageant will be for naught if we don't use it to shine a light on the struggles that have yet to be won for trans people around the world.