Michael David Battle shares an open letter of love and affirmation to his younger self written for Trans Voices on the National Trans Day of Resilience.
This Week in Pittsburgh: Young Urban Artists Transcending, a Tribute to Rihanna, and a Storytelling SLAM
Youth rising, joyful stories, and newMoves are happening in the city this week.
Piano, poetry, letters, and song...so many voices raised this week in the ‘Burgh
In Western culture, value and worth are based on productivity and one's ability to show up. But when someone in my community publicly referred to me--a queer man of trans experience living with bipolar disorder--as a woman, I felt the need to retreat and heal.
An attack on one Black person’s humanity is an attack on us all. If we don’t support and look out for ourselves -- for every Black man, woman, and child, straight or gay, cis or trans -- who will?