She was described as beautiful by her longtime friend Mary Young. Many reports from the media also misgendered her and male
All lives do matter, but in reality, some lives are valued more than others. The brutal murder of 28-year-old Ohio Black
Bryanna Jenkins and Kiara St. James explain why #BLackTransLivesMatter on HuffPost Live.
Violence against trans women, particularly trans women of color, has reached a crisis point in the United States.
When I was forced to stop looking at my identities as if they exist in a vacuum, I realized that being a black trans woman is a major risk and accepting myself would be just the first battle with a society obsessed with compartmentalization.