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On being queer and mourning the loss of straight male friendships

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

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The internet, as a digital looking glass, can normalize violence for Black boys

Violence in performance, or in mimicry, may incite violence, as a response, leading to the destruction of usually more than one Black body, often of other Black boys.

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WHO will no longer consider transgender identity a mental disorder: Here’s what it means and why it matters

Disorders are treated to prevent and/or reduce symptoms with the theoretical goal to “cure” the patient. Gender is the humanity of a person, thus advocates for transgender people want the medical world to stop trying to erase the human existence of transgenders under the guise of a mental disorder.

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We are more than just good or bad: How the God of the Binary fails Black people

By Itoro Udofia I grew up under the tutelage of The God of the Binary. He was forever in opposition to a... more

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