Kim Tran, Ph.D

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Selected Writing

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Will Adding More Women to Border Patrol Help the Agency Shed its Reputation for Violence? (Mic)

Notes to Their Younger Selves: Five Pieces of Advice from Feminists (Ms. Magazine)

9 Prominent Feminists On What Hillary Clinton's Candidacy Really Means (Vox)

The Unexpected Argument Some Feminists Are Making For Keeping Women Out of Military (Mic)

Senate Just Passed A Bill That Would Include Women in the Draft (Mic)

Despite History, Japanese Americans and African Americans Are Working Together to Claim Their Rights (PRI)

Transformative Justice and Community Harm (Xray in the Morning)


This Mother's DayVolunteers Are Paying to Get Moms Out of Jail with the #BlackMamaBailOut Campaign (Mic)

These New Startups Are Aiming to Fix the Sharing Economy’s Discrimination Problem (Vice News)

‘My Neighbors Would Look at Me Like an Alien’: Women of Gentrification (Rewire) 

TheatreFIRST Gets Aggressive With Diversity (East Bay Express)

If #BlackLivesMatter, Do We? (Hyphen Magazine)
#BlockBuildBe in the Fight to Make #BlackLivesMatter (Buddhist Peace Fellowship)

Racism, Sexism and the Myth of the "Confidence Gap" (The Feminist Wire)

White Women Say I'm Too Confident (and Other Racist S*&%) (Black Girl Dangerous)

Dear Republicans, This is Not Your Parents' White House (Nation of Change)


This Pride Month, Don't Overlook Bisexuals (Rewire)

LGBTQIA Theaters Will Continue to Create Home Long After Pride (Theatre Bay Area)

What Mourning Malala Yousafzai Might Mean Come November 6th (The Feminist Wire)

Rethinking Women in Combat (The Feminist Wire)

Political Uncertainty Inspires “Art That Matters” (Theatre Bay Area)

The Financialization of Gender (Nation of Change)

The Fairytale Recovery (East Bay Express)


Amid Fear of New Federal ‘War on Drugs,’ Support Grows in California for Safe Injection Sites (Rewire)

Healing Trauma, Healing Justice: An Interview with Thuan Nguyen (UC Berkeley)

How To Break-Up With A Feminist In Five Easy Steps (Role/Reboot)