Image: Author's own interpretation of Jia's dress. Obviously.
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One of the most powerful people in the largest city in the U.S. is a woman you've probably never heard of. Her name is Melissa Mark-Viverito, she's the speaker of the New York City Council and the first Latina to represent her district. She's an outspoken progressive, she fights for reproductive rights (including talking read
Students at Madison West High School in Madison, WI, had a great idea for their next Homecoming Court: Do away with kings and queens, and make the whole thing gender-neutral. The decision makes West one of the few schools in the nation to have a nongendered system for picking the winners of the annual popularity contest, read