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ELIXHER | January 25, 2015

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What You Missed This Week 1.16.15: Philly Lesbian Shot, Trans Visibility & More

January 16, 2015 |

We find the week’s top Black queer and trans women stories so you don’t have to. A Black lesbian is shot and killed in Philly; trans activist Lourdes Hunter talks about fixing society instead of trans people; and more news relevant to YOU. Read More

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January 15, 2015 |

Get your daily ELIXHER((FIX)). Get your life.Read More

Mommy Moment: Staceyann Chin Teaches Daughter About Consent

January 14, 2015 | 1

In an adorable YouTube clip, Black lesbian author and activist Staceyann Chin and her toddler, Zuri, talk about autonomy and consent. So precious. And powerful. Read More

Love Without Limits: Kim and Tiq Milan Featured in OUT Magazine

January 13, 2015 | 1

We couldn’t stop swooning when we saw queer and trans activists Kim and Tiq Milan profiled in OUT magazine’s Love Issue. Read More

Our Buzz 1.10.15: THEESatisfaction, “Whitney” Film, Ari Fitz & More

January 10, 2015 |

Tell us what you think of this week’s installment of Our Buzz — featuring THEESatisfaction, the “Whitney” and “Bessie” biopics, Ari Fitz’s music video make out session and more. Read More

What You Missed This Week 1.9.15: Lesbian Murder Update, Trans Resilience & More

January 9, 2015 |

Stay in the know. An extensive update on the murder of Houston lesbian couple, Britney Cosby and Crystal Jackson; trans business woman Angelica Ross helps others turn their life around; and more news relevant to YOU.Read More

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January 8, 2015 |

This week’s Tumblr finds will give you the warm fuzzies.Read More

AzMarie’s Character on FOX’s New Series EMPIRE Is Queer

January 7, 2015 | 1

Cue happy dance. Tonight at 9pm ET, FOX’s new series “Empire” will premiere. And AzMarie’s character, Chicken, is queer. Read More

The Next Phase for Ferguson: One QWoC Paints Fuller Picture

January 7, 2015 |

St. Louis resident and organizer Catherine Russell updates us on the work happening on the ground in Ferguson. Read More

QWoC Chronicles: Boundaries are the New Black

January 6, 2015 |

What happens when two Black queer women sell all their possessions, quit their cozy careers, and decide to drive across the country in an RV?! Find out in ELIXHER’s QWoC Chronicles. In their final entry, Tabia and Mimie talk about moving back to Georgia and maintaining the balance they achieved while living off the grid. Read More

Introducing ELIXHER’s New Editor’s Corner!

January 5, 2015 | 6

ELIXHER’s editor-in-chief Kimberley McLeod reflects on another epic year and shares other musings in our new Editor’s Corner!Read More

10 Things Popping from Hollywood to Poliwood: Politini’s Holiday Countdown

December 31, 2014 |

Aisha and Danielle Moodie-Mills highlight the good and bad of 2014. Read More

#ELIXHERTalk RECAP: Getting Real With MTV’s Ari Fitz

December 24, 2014 |

Did you miss last night’s #ELIXHERTalk? We had a blast chatting it up with our newest ELIXHER Magazine cover girl Ari Fitz! Here’s a recap of the conversation. Read More