No Exclusives or Riots: Navigating Panic and Healing While Openly Trans

Shoulders Are For Remembering: A Trans Womyn of Color Speaks of Pride

“Hot Sauce in Whose Bag?”: On Beyoncé, Empowerment, and Cis Black Womanhood

Rehabilitation Through Sunlight: A Photo Essay

Y’all Ain’t Pro-Black: On the 2016 BET Awards


The Tempest:

Trans women of color are screaming genocide

‘Steven Universe’ is the queerest thing on TV, and I’m obsessed

In Janet Jackson’s comeback album, she’s unbreakable

Here’s why I can’t get behind ‘Justice or Else’

Obama is not the progressive LGBTQ hero you want him to be

How I learned to love my problematic family from afar

In HBO’s ‘Lady Day,’ Billie Holiday is brought back to life


Wear Your Voice:

The Problem With Trans United For Hillary

Islan Nettles’ Murder Reminds Us Why Black Cis Men Are Black Trans Women’s Biggest Threat

Trans Liberation Didn’t Start With a Bathroom

Why AG Loretta Lynch’s Speech Wasn’t the Trans World’s ‘I Have a Dream’ Moment

Why Trans Suicides are Also Murders

Equality for HER:

Prince: Blackness, Gender, Sex, & Freedom