Mainstream pop culture has spent decades mining the house ballroom scene of black LGBTQ communities for inspiration—without recognition, or pay.
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by Imara Jones on June 27 2014, 7:00AM
In the next couple of days President Obama is likely to sign an executive order that would ban workplace discrimination against LGBT employees at any company that does business with the federal government.
Topics: Economic Justice
by Von Diaz on March 11 2014, 7:13PM
Tonight’s conversation at NYU will be live streamed!
by Von Diaz on March 7 2014, 1:30AM
Glenn Burke paved the way for many of today’s LGBTQ athletes to come out of the closet.
by Von Diaz on March 6 2014, 9:05AM
Kevin Truong has photographed 373 men for The Gay Men Project.
by Jamilah King on January 13 2014, 11:59AM
She’s a free woman!
by Jamilah King on December 3 2013, 7:00AM
Brontez Purnell is a black gay punk rocker on a mission. And he wants you to listen.
Topics: Arts & Culture
by Von Diaz on December 2 2013, 7:00AM
A new documentary by first-time filmmaker Laura Checkoway gives a gritty and provactive portrait of one woman’s survival story.
by Jamilah King on November 26 2013, 2:53PM
The openly gay baller took a minute to do a segment for AOL’s ‘My Ink.’
by Von Diaz on November 20 2013, 11:57AM
Only 34 states have law protecting transgender people in the workplace, and a new map and report show just how many barriers they have to equitable employment.
by Von Diaz on November 19 2013, 1:36PM
Cho talks about her intersectional identity as a queer woman of color, and how she was impacted by the AIDS crisis in San Francisco.
by Von Diaz on November 15 2013, 11:49AM
A new film directed by Frances Negrón-Muntaner tells the story the activists who made the 2012 Transgender Equal Rights Bill possible.
by Von Diaz on November 13 2013, 12:41PM
This new film follows five queer women of color on a nationwide poetry tour. Coming soon!