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New Video Series Honors Today's 'Queer Black Visionaries' Play

New Video Series Honors Today’s ‘Queer Black Visionaries’

by Jamilah King on July 16 2014, 11:15AM

And you can help keep it going.

Topics: Culture

Asian-American Artist Makes Hallmark's First Gay Father's Day Cards

Asian-American Artist Makes Hallmark’s First Gay Father’s Day Cards

by Jamilah King on June 16 2014, 10:21AM

They’re adorable.

Topics: Culture

'Just Me and Allah': Photographs of Queer Muslims in Toronto

‘Just Me and Allah’: Photographs of Queer Muslims in Toronto

by Jamilah King on May 21 2014, 11:41AM

The series will debut for World Pride.

Topics: Culture

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Drops Transphobic Segment

‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Drops Transphobic Segment

by Jamilah King on April 15 2014, 12:45PM

The show recently found itself in lots of trouble.

Topics: Culture

Derrick Gordon Becomes First Openly Gay Men's Big Time College Basketball Player Play

Derrick Gordon Becomes First Openly Gay Men’s Big Time College Basketball Player

by Jamilah King on April 10 2014, 10:29AM

The UMass guard is just made history.

Topics: Culture

Laverne Cox and the 'Magical Negro' Trope With Glitter

Laverne Cox and the ‘Magical Negro’ Trope With Glitter

by Jamilah King on March 18 2014, 1:28PM

Before her massive success on “Orange is the New Black,” Cox was featured on widely panned VH1 reality show.

Topics: Culture

NYC Artist Adds a Queer Twist to That Viral 'First Kiss' Video Play

NYC Artist Adds a Queer Twist to That Viral ‘First Kiss’ Video

by Jamilah King on March 17 2014, 3:00PM

Here’s what happens when you get 28 other New York strangers together and film their first kisses.

Topics: Culture

San Francisco Says Goodbye to Iconic Gay Latino Bar 'Esta Noche'

San Francisco Says Goodbye to Iconic Gay Latino Bar ‘Esta Noche’

by Jamilah King on February 27 2014, 5:00PM

The legendary venue announced that it’s closing.

Topics: Culture

Jason Collins Returns to the NBA to Become First Openly Gay Active Player

Jason Collins Returns to the NBA to Become First Openly Gay Active Player

by Jamilah King on February 24 2014, 10:34AM

He’s already walked his way into history.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Culture

Learn About the Life of Trans Activist and Actress Marsha P. Johnson Play

Learn About the Life of Trans Activist and Actress Marsha P. Johnson

by Jamilah King on February 21 2014, 4:34PM

You can watch the entire documentary for free online.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, /NOW

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Writes About Nigeria's Anti-Gay Law

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Writes About Nigeria’s Anti-Gay Law

by Jamilah King on February 20 2014, 12:10PM

The author takes on the common arguments posed by supporters of the bill, including that being gay is “un-African.”

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, /NOW

Angel Haze Talks Surviving Sexual Abuse, Coming Out and the Church

Angel Haze Talks Surviving Sexual Abuse, Coming Out and the Church

by Jamilah King on November 12 2013, 1:44PM

The rapper isn’t afraid to expose her demons. And fans aren’t afraid to listen.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

There's an Adorable Tumblr Dedicated to Queer Men of Color in Love

There’s an Adorable Tumblr Dedicated to Queer Men of Color in Love

by Jamilah King on November 12 2013, 1:30PM

We so rarely see positive representations of men of color and that’s why this is all the more important to share.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Senate Passes LGBT Anti-Discrimination Bill

Senate Passes LGBT Anti-Discrimination Bill

by Von Diaz on November 7 2013, 4:15PM

ENDA passed with 64-32 votes in the Senate today.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, /NOW

WNBA Star Brittney Griner Does Not Need Your Make-Up

WNBA Star Brittney Griner Does Not Need Your Make-Up

by Jamilah King on November 6 2013, 10:20AM

In a recent Elle profile, Griner refuses to be anyone but herself.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

On National Coming Out Day, LA Teachers Wear Badges in Solidarity

On National Coming Out Day, LA Teachers Wear Badges in Solidarity

by Von Diaz on October 11 2013, 3:56PM

As part of ‘Coming Out for Safe Schools,’ this is the first time the LAUSD has gone to such extensive measures to show solidarity towards LGBTQ students.

Topics: /NOW

Ex-Marine Calls on People of Color to Back Same-Sex Marriage

Ex-Marine Calls on People of Color to Back Same-Sex Marriage

by Von Diaz on October 4 2013, 2:52PM

Marquell Smith helped repeal Don’t Ask Don’t Tell, and is now turning his attention towards another LGBT cause.

Topics: /NOW

Shonda Rhimes to Produce New Show with Scandal's Dan Bucatinsky

Shonda Rhimes to Produce New Show with Scandal’s Dan Bucatinsky

by Von Diaz on September 12 2013, 4:10PM

This one’s about scandalous parents.

Topics: /NOW

Jasmine Jordan Responds to Gay Rumors

Jasmine Jordan Responds to Gay Rumors

by Von Diaz on September 11 2013, 12:48PM

She hasn’t said yes or no, but her response is adorable.

Topics: /NOW

Colleagues Remember Eric Ohene Lembembe, Murdered LGBT Activist

Colleagues Remember Eric Ohene Lembembe, Murdered LGBT Activist

by Jamilah King on July 17 2013, 1:42PM

Lembembe was found tortured and killed in his home in the Cameroonian capitol of Yaounde.

Topics: /NOW

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