Weekend reading


Behind the photo that changed the Boston Marathon forever.

There’s no separating the death penalty and race.

Lupita Nyong’o had to remind Vogue that white actresses don’t have a monopoly on beauty.

Doctor, warned to be silent on abortions, files civil rights complaint.

Why won’t Hollywood let us see our best black actors?

Obama to name Stonewall Inn first ever national monument for gay rights.

Rape is common. So why don’t we believe rape victims?

Park Cannon, the black, queer, millennial woman in the Georgia State House, is a very vocal minority.


Author: Rebecca Griffin

I am a passionate advocate for progressive causes with over a decade of experience organizing for social change. That organizing experience informs the way I look at the world and the challenges we face in working toward social justice. I started Of Means and Ends to write about social issues I care about and share my thoughts on how we organize in a smart, strategic way. Please visit and join the conversation.

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