Kendra Valentine talks travel, Black Lives Matter and what she loves about living in Berlin

Travelling has always been second nature to Kendra Valentine. Growing up with a family who lived “all over the place” meant that she became familiar with moving to new places and embracing a new way of living from a young age.
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Black Girls Around The World REMEMBERED: Brayla Stone

Brayla Stone was a baby. At 17 years old, she had dreams of being a singer and would frequently post videos on her YouTube channel.

Loved by her community, Brayla was someone who “always held space for others to be themselves and express their identities,” according to The Center of Artistic Revolution. On June 25th 2020, Brayla would become the 4th Black trans woman killed this month.

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Jewells Chambers: “My experience living in Iceland has been very positive for me”

As I sat down to speak to Jewells Chambers – an adventure-seeking native New Yorker who lives in Iceland – I was intrigued to hear all about how she ended up moving to the land of fire and ice.

While Black people can be found in pretty much any part of the world, it is rare to come across one of us who lives in Iceland – and naturally, I had many questions that Jewells was happy to answer. Continue reading Jewells Chambers: “My experience living in Iceland has been very positive for me”