Creating Emotional Support & Visibility: Why I Started Bisexual Women of Co... March 3, 2015 | ELIXHER
B.Steady’s “Vow of Silence” Premieres in NYC... March 2, 2015 | ELIXHER
Our Buzz 2.28.15: Samira Wiley, Grey’s Anatomy, & More... February 28, 2015 | ELIXHER
What You Missed This Week 2.27.15: Bi Awareness, Trans Love & More... February 27, 2015 | ELIXHER
Tumblr Thursdays February 26, 2015 | ELIXHER
Confessions of An R&B Diva: Sexy Songstress Monifah Carter Bares All... February 25, 2015 | ELIXHER
InspiHERed By: Aja La’Starr February 24, 2015 | ELIXHER
R.A.I.N. Foundation: A Beacon of Hope for Homeless LGBTQ Youth... February 23, 2015 | ELIXHER
In the Spirit of Community-Building: Four Projects You Should Support... February 20, 2015 | ELIXHER
#ThisIsLuv is a “Black love” multimedia initiative that highlights affirming LGBT love in Black communities and families. Outcry from the bi community and its supporters has amplified a conversation about erasure and intentional inclusion.
Who dies? Who thrives? Last week, members of both the Trans Women of Color Collective (TWOCC) and #BlackLivesMatter examined the vitality and visibility of justice movements at NYU. If you were unable to attend the event, you can watch and listen to the dialogue here.
Read part two of our two-part recap of the National Conference on LGBT Equality: Creating Change. Get inspired by how trans and bi women of color and queer youth of color owned their power and the space.
Read part one of our two-part recap of the National Conference on LGBT Equality: Creating Change. Get inspired by how trans and bi women of color and queer youth of color owned their power and the space.
This week’s installment of “Our Buzz” features rapper Nitty Scott on being bisexual, Raven-Symoné on EMPIRE, Laverne Cox’s new role, and more.
“Dating in this city is tedious,” writes ELIXHER contributor Kristen McCallum. “Everyone is too busy, too straight, too full of themselves or too married. It’s a chore. So to my own dismay, I went ahead and created my biggest crutch of all time…the online profile.”
In honor of Valentine’s Day, all week ELIXHER will be celebrating our love — our love of self and our love of other women of color who are trans, queer, and cis. We joined forces with dynamic trans community leaders of color and grassroots groups to profile how beautiful and powerful love looks for 10 trans women of color.
This is a state of emergency.
This weekend’s installment of “Our Buzz” features Empire’s new lesbian storyline, Angel Haze’s breakup, Black Ink Crew’s Sassy, and more.
Stay in the know. We find the week’s top Black queer and trans women stories and more so you don’t have to.
Thurst is best described as “an app for queer cis, trans, and non-binary folks who are seeking to connect in person.” It’s for the people who are tired of apps made for cis, white men, and heteroromantic individuals.
Michelle Vash Payne, a 33-year-old transgender woman of color, was fatally stabbed in a Los Angeles apartment over the weekend. Rest in power, Michelle.