#ThriveOver35: We Can No Longer Accept the Brief Life Expectancy of Trans Women of Color

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As Ashlee Marie Preston approached her 34th birthday in early June, it was less a celebration than a sobering milestone. Preston is a successful media personality, producer, writer, speaker, civil rights activist, recent political candidate and The Root 100 honoree for 2017. She is also a black transgender woman,…

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