5 VALENTINES MYTHS DEBUNKED TO HELP YOU ACTUALLY ENJOY THE DAY

More than any other holiday, Valentine’s Day pushes people’s buttons. Some find it blatantly commercial, a lot of single folks think it’s a cruel reminder of their solo status while some lovebirds raise expectations and go wild over the romance it inspires only to come away disappointed. Whatever your position on the big day of love hoopla,…

BLACK TRANS WOMEN KILLED IN LOUISIANA & FLORIDA

Two Black transgender women, one living in Florida and another in Louisiana, were killed within the last week.  Alexus Braxton, also known as Kimmy Icon Braxton, was killed in Miami on February 4, while Fifty Bandz was shot to death in Baton Rouge on January 28. Police discovered Braxton’s body at approximately 10:31 p.m at the…