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Cindy Chang Teaches Us How to Love And Follow Our Dreams

Cindy Chang Teaches Us How to Love And Follow Our Dreams

by Jorge Rivas on June 30 2011, 5:13PM

She didn’t just stun the crowd with her nationally televised singing. She surprised herself.

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Today's Love: Happy 70th Birthday, Stokely Carmichael

Today’s Love: Happy 70th Birthday, Stokely Carmichael

by Channing Kennedy on June 29 2011, 6:13PM

Over a dozen years after his death, his legacy lives on.

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Today's Love: Danny Goldfield's Global Quest for Peace

Today’s Love: Danny Goldfield’s Global Quest for Peace

by Asraa Mustufa on June 28 2011, 4:34PM

For the past eight years, photographer Danny Goldfield has been on an ambitious mission that could probably only take place in the Big Apple.

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New Yorkers Show Their Love at This Year's Gay Pride Parade Photo

New Yorkers Show Their Love at This Year’s Gay Pride Parade

by Jorge Rivas on June 27 2011, 5:25PM

Late on Friday, the state became the third and most populous state in the country to allow same sex couples to wed. That’s a great way to get the party started.

Topics: Celebrate Love, LGBT Pride 2011

On Loving Family Enough to Challenge Them

On Loving Family Enough to Challenge Them

by Julianne Hing on June 24 2011, 4:54PM

Juliet writes at Feminste that it wasn’t easy to get her grandfather to recognize her trans identity. But progress is sweet.

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You Sure Do Love Those Summer Jams, So Let's Hear More

You Sure Do Love Those Summer Jams, So Let’s Hear More

by Jamilah King on June 23 2011, 5:50PM

We asked for song suggestions, and you had plenty. See some more of your favorites.

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Brooklyn Gets Ready to Show Love to Jamel Shabazz

Brooklyn Gets Ready to Show Love to Jamel Shabazz

by Asraa Mustufa on June 22 2011, 6:01PM

A documentary about the chronicler of New York hip hop will premiere in Brooklyn this weekend.

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Midwest Rappers Show Love for Their Indigenous Ojibwe Language

Midwest Rappers Show Love for Their Indigenous Ojibwe Language

by Thoai Lu on June 21 2011, 7:00PM

Point of Contact is a hip-hop group based in Southside Minneapolis. And they’re slowly trying to revive their indigenous language.

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American Apparel Shows Love for Little Hipster Bboys

American Apparel Shows Love for Little Hipster Bboys

by Thoai Lu on June 20 2011, 6:00PM

Finally, an American Apparel ad that can make you smile.

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Bay Area Peacekeepers Fight City Violence With Love

Bay Area Peacekeepers Fight City Violence With Love

by Thoai Lu on June 17 2011, 5:25PM

Gonzalo Rucobo takes an hands on approach in creating alternatives to violence in Richmond, CA.

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Birthday Love for 2pac's Message of Strength and Resilience

Birthday Love for 2pac’s Message of Strength and Resilience

by Jamilah King on June 16 2011, 5:50PM

The rapper, who was killed in 1996, would have turned 40 today. His legacy lives on.

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Black Sci Fi Writer Leslie Banks Asks for Love and Prayers

Black Sci Fi Writer Leslie Banks Asks for Love and Prayers

by Thoai Lu on June 15 2011, 5:50PM

The author, who’s written dozens of books and mentored countless young writers, has been diagnosed with terminal cancer.

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The Lost Bois Talk Love, Queer Hip-Hop to Kickstart First Album

The Lost Bois Talk Love, Queer Hip-Hop to Kickstart First Album

by Thoai Lu on June 14 2011, 3:50PM

This DC duo is breaking barriers, and asking for your help.

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Fall in Love With the World's Most Adorable Little Glee Fan

Fall in Love With the World’s Most Adorable Little Glee Fan

by Thoai Lu on June 13 2011, 3:01PM

Kellen Mirador Sarmient’s got moves. And he’s not even five yet.

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Love for Kate Beaton's Colonial History Made Zany

Love for Kate Beaton’s Colonial History Made Zany

by Channing Kennedy on June 10 2011, 6:00PM

Can a good gag comic strip remind us that history is more complicated than we think?

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Queer Women of Color Filmmakers Love You

Queer Women of Color Filmmakers Love You

by Jamilah King on June 9 2011, 6:00PM

So why not check out the 7th annual Queer Women of Color Film Festival this weekend in San Francisco?

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Today's Love: Florida's First Trans Prom Queen

Today’s Love: Florida’s First Trans Prom Queen

by Thoai Lu on June 8 2011, 1:28PM

17-year-old Andii Viveros beat out 14 candidates to become the second trans teen nationally to become the prom queen at her school.

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It's Time for Some Long-Awaited Love for Bowl Cuts

It’s Time for Some Long-Awaited Love for Bowl Cuts

by Thoai Lu on June 7 2011, 3:51PM

There’s no shame here. Just love. And cute little kids.

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Blue Scholars Show Love for Seattle's Green and Gold Glory

Blue Scholars Show Love for Seattle’s Green and Gold Glory

by Thoai Lu on June 6 2011, 6:00PM

The rap group celebrates a city’s unyielding love for its team.

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Remembering Geronimo Pratt's Love of Justice and Freedom

Remembering Geronimo Pratt’s Love of Justice and Freedom

by Stokely Baksh, Julianne Hing on June 3 2011, 5:36AM

The former Black Panther Party leader spent 27 years in prison after being wrongfully convicted of murder. We pay homage to his strength and legacy.

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