Chicago's trans advocates, from celebs to social workers
Viveka Ray-Mazumder. The 24-year-old Edgewater resident provides trans people free legal services as a member of the Transformative Justice Law Project of Illinois and runs a pen-pal effort to connect trans prisoners in Illinois to supportive people on ...
Schools form links to village and city
With all of the children in Kilmersdon School's Year 5 being white British, the children in Wolf Fields are a mixture of white British, Asian, Indian, African and Polish. Both sets of children have found it interesting writing letters about their ...
Meet melody maker Mithoon
The Asian Age
He first unspooled his sincere potential at a susceptible age of 21 with the haunting heart-tugging number Tere Bin from the thriller Bas Ek Pal which still induces goosebumps and sends the pulse-rate running every time a listener tunes in to it ...
Trans 100 list honors 11 trans-identified Chicagoans
... which connects incarcerated trans and gender-nonconforming people with pen-pals. Ray-Mazumder also coordinates a monthly support group for trans and gender-questioning Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in Chicago. Z Jae Williams, founder of ...
The Troll Issue: Cyber-bullying and the family
Even so, the risks involved with being social online extend far beyond finding out that your child's online pen pal is really a 50-year-old pervert with a thing for underage Asian girls. Yes, I was being hypothetical. Though I don't think I'm getting ...