Dear FAA

By Hannah Star Rogers Dear FAA, This possibility really never occurred to me. I knew it could happen, but I assumed I would be at home. I pictured my own comforter, my own ringed tub. Certainly I thought I could stretch out. The woman on the plane beside me works for you. She’s a wildlife [...]

Dear FAA2017-12-15T20:25:10+00:00

Liberal Motherhood: Abortion Rights, Race, and Individual Sovereignty

By Hayley Wagner No longer can abortion simply be talked about in terms of individual choice and morality—in a country where access varies from easy to impossible and where structural violence pervades society, the terms of this issue must be expanded. The highly controversial issue of abortion has become stigmatized as a kind of eternal, [...]

Liberal Motherhood: Abortion Rights, Race, and Individual Sovereignty2017-12-15T20:32:54+00:00

Behind Bars

Behind Bars By Gal Cohen Oil on canvas, 40x80 cm Gal Cohen, a visual artist, lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. Born and raised in Israel (1986). Cohen is currently working on an MFA at the Parsons School of Design at The New School. Her main mediums are painting, drawing, and installation. Over the last [...]

Behind Bars2017-12-15T20:34:33+00:00

Future Tense

Poet Leigh Sugar "Future Tense" Helen will practice gestures to quiet the futures she promised herself as a child: I will one day be a police- officer or a princess, she’d committed, standing on the living-room coffee table all tutu and headband and wand. It is always time for dress-up somewhere, she will reason, all [...]

Future Tense2017-12-15T20:25:28+00:00

Beyond Non-Discrimination: A Critical Examination of School Safety, Support, and Inclusion of Transgender Youth

Author By J.M. Bendett Abstract This paper is part of a larger work focusing on the safety and support of transgender students in private schools throughout New York City. The greater work centers the recognition and visibility for transgender, gender independent, and gender non-conforming identities in a school context and explores the production of social [...]

Beyond Non-Discrimination: A Critical Examination of School Safety, Support, and Inclusion of Transgender Youth2017-12-15T20:33:17+00:00