Ashlee Marie Preston
Ashlee Marie Preston

Demi Lovato deserves time to cope with her addiction without us politicizing it

Addiction is an equal opportunity destroyer.

The average black trans woman doesn’t live beyond 35. On my 34th birthday, I’m celebrating them too.

Our lives are being cut short at alarming rates.

How ‘Pose’ restores pride to LGBTQ people of color

Transgender actors, actresses and producers tell us how the ballroom scene changed their lives.

Meet 10 black transgender figures from history who are models for resilience

The 10 black transgender figures listed below are a reminder that despite the circumstances, we can and will overcome adversity as a people.

Beauty tips, bobsledding trips and black girl magic: A Q&A with Olympians Aja Evans and Kehri Jones

Evans and Jones are two black women who’ll be representing the USA Women’s Bobsled Team at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang.

How Kevin Spacey’s ill-timed coming out made LGBTQ communities more vulnerable to attack

Our community shouldn’t be held hostage inside Spacey’s Porta-potty of poor decisions.

Why I snatched Caitlyn Jenner’s wig — and why I’m not giving it back

"I’d rather be respected by those living on the margins of society than applauded by those responsible for their disenfranchisement."