Mehak Anwar is a reporter whose work focuses on LGBTQ rights, intersectional feminism, and race. Her byline has appeared in Bustle and the Huffington Post.
How fears of the ‘antifa apocalypse’ set the stage for QAnon
The many lives of the Dancing Baby, cyberspace’s first cringe meme
The enduring footprint of one of TV’s first big companion podcasts
Consent laws have changed a lot in the past 20 years.
On Aug 13, 2017 by Mehak Anwar
Some people still don't understand why inclusive representation is a good thing.
On Jan 16, 2017 by Mehak Anwar
The short video ends with a twist.
Atif Aslam's actions were met with loud praise from the audience.
The next four years are looking pretty rough.
On Jan 7, 2017 by Mehak Anwar
The office allegedly sent security guards, then was 'conveniently closed.'
On Jan 6, 2017 by Mehak Anwar
'I don’t want anyone to feel hurt because they’re different.'
This is the same bill it plans to defund Obamacare with.
On Jan 5, 2017 by Mehak Anwar
People are calling for musicians and attendees to boycott the festival.
The bill also wants to out trans students in school settings.
Critics argue this could lead to serious discrimination.
On Jan 3, 2017 by Mehak Anwar
Kim Burrell has also reportedly been booted from performing on 'Ellen.'
A float made of 5,000 memorial notes also honored the survivors.
Marcelo Crivella believes LGBTQ people are 'victims of terrible evil.'
'I could never throw roses to Hitler.'
On Dec 30, 2016 by Mehak Anwar