Think Being Gay Is Hard? Try Being A Black, Professional, Transman, Attracted To Non-Trans Women

Maybe you saw Tika Milan from MTV’s I’m From Rolling Stone where contestants vied for a job with the famous rock publication. These days, Tika works as an HIV prevention counselor and editor-in-chief for the LGBT publication IKONS. Milan sat down with Black Enterprise magazine to discuss how his family reacted to his transition, how he relates his sexuality to others, and the intersection between trans-identity and his career.

Black Enterprise‘s latest issue addresses a huge range of black queer issues. We’ll be featuring some of the highlights from it in the days to come.