Neither body cameras nor sensitivity training will end the nightmare of bigotry and racial and gender inequality that people of color and women live in. It's time white men called up the courage to confront history, tell the truth and destroy the edifices of patriarchy and white supremacy.
Among the many demographic changes currently underway in the world, the increased presence and flow of migrants will undoubtedly have significant consequences throughout this century. Refusing to deal with the issue will only result in imprudent policies, wasted resources, inadequate programs and declines in the overall wellbeing of the world's population.
Common and harmful misconceptions about trans and gender-nonconforming people are dismantled in the book "You're in the Wrong Bathroom!" The authors tell Truthout why they wanted to write a book that could enable allies to educate themselves, why no community is a monolith, and why they believe that understanding the origins of myths is "the first step toward dispelling them."