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What do you do when childhood trauma makes you close off from the care you need to heal it?

Editor’s Note: June is LGBTQ Pride Month. At BYP, we will be exploring gender, sexuality, transgender... more

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The silent pain of transwomen—or, why I don’t have male privilege

Transgender people learn early how to lie and suffer in silence. Cases of hate crimes against us are vastly underreported, because we’re used to the silent struggle.

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Resisting constant surveillance in my predominantly white neighborhood

By Gloria Oladipo I am tired of my white neighbors watching me, my family, and other residents of color.... more

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Dear Inbetweener: Finding my place as a bisexual biracial man

It took me years to find my people. I spent many lonely nights begging the stars and planets for some kind of peace and understanding without hearing anything back. But gradually, my people found me.

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BYP x AirGo

  • Black Youth Project joins forces with Chicago podcast, AIRGO, for a year-long series featuring our favorite Black academics and activists. Stay tuned for a new episode... more

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