black love

Photographer Akintola Hanif's Remarkable Images Celebrate Black Love and Community

"I appointed myself to represent my people correctly and counter negative stereotypes often seen in mainstream media."
Fayemi Shakur

The Women Building a New Art Form in the World of Dance

The Kinetic Light Collaborative challenges core beliefs about movement and the human body.
Emily Nonko

Trans Disabled Teen Model Aaron Philip Is the Future of Fashion

She made history this summer as the first black, trans, disabled model to sign with Elite Model Management. And she's just getting started.
Aaron Barksdale
Privacy and Perception Issue

As a Sex Worker With a Chronic Illness, FOSTA Means Losing My Medical Care

In a nation lacking universal healthcare, recent legislation effectively cut a thread by which many disabled people climbed out of poverty.
Zia Moon
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Delta Tied a Woman with MS to a Wheelchair After Her Flight, Son Claims

An airline employee allegedly told her to "shut the fuck up" when she started crying.
Drew Schwartz

How Dating Works When You're Living with Blindness

YouTuber and motivational speaker Molly Burke gave us the ins and outs of attraction for people without sight.
Molly Burke

How to Navigate a Differently-Abled Relationship

An interview with Ben Mattlin, the author of 'In Sickness and In Health,' on life, his new book, and the secret to maintaining any relationship.
Spencer Williams
Views My Own

Sex Work Empowers Me as a Disabled Woman

I never thought I'd be able to find a job that worked for me, but being an escort allows me to work around my health issues.
Hayley Jade
Disability Diaries

Energy Healers and Chanting Won't Cure My Disability Anxiety

As it turns out, I have a whole buffet of internal pain from living with cerebral palsy, and I'm going to figure out what to do with it.
Ryan O'Connell

The Highs and Lows of Clubbing With a Physical Disability

People with disabilities want to have just as fun of a night out as everyone else, but 40 percent of venues in the UK don't even have handicap bathrooms.
Amelia Abraham

What Life Is Like with a Robotic Arm

My bionic arm is a great conversation starter with women—it's like you're always carrying around a puppy.
Patrick Berger
Disability Diaries

Cerebral Palsy Is Going to Kill Me (and Other Fun, Normal Thoughts)

No matter how much I try to control it, CP is this Regina George figure lording over my life, and I'm learning how to live with her.
Ryan O'Connell