The inaugural Trans 100 List celebrates groundbreaking work being done by trans people across the country.
featuring the ever lovely friend of Two-Spirit Skillshare Toronto,
Near the end of my video interview with Daniel Heath Justice for this special week Celebrating Queer Indigenous Voices I asked, “…anything we’ve left out?”
“There’s a lot we’ve left out,” said Justice.
Although we had a table full of books we …(read more)
"(CNN) – African American history, as it is often told, includes two monumental migration stories: the forced exodus of Africans to the Americas during the brutal Middle Passage of the Trans-Atlantic slave trade, and the voluntary migration of Black residents who moved from southern farms and towns to northern cities in the early 1900s in search of “the warmth of other suns.” A third African-American migration story–just as epic, just as grave–hovers outside the familiar frame of our historical consciousness. The iconic tragedy of Indian Removal: the Cherokee Trail of Tears that relocated thousands of Cherokees to Indian Territory (now Oklahoma), was also a Black migration. Slaves of Cherokees walked this trail along with their Indian owners."