Two Black Trans Women Killed in 48 Hours

Philadelphia police officers have confirmed that the body of a 25-year-old black transgender woman found on February 20 belonged to May Young. The day before Young was killed, another black transgender woman named Veronica Banks Cano was found dead in a San Antonio, Texas motel.

10 Trans Women of Color In Love

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.