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Empire Star Jussie Smollett: 'There's Never Been a Closet That I've Been In'

Empire Star Jussie Smollett: ‘There’s Never Been a Closet That I’ve Been In’

by Jamilah King on March 9 2015, 3:12PM

He opened up to Ellen DeGeneres about being gay.

Topics: Culture

Some of Your Favorite Writers of Color Earn Lambda Literary Award Nominations

Some of Your Favorite Writers of Color Earn Lambda Literary Award Nominations

by Jamilah King on March 5 2015, 2:29PM

The best in this year’s LGBT writing.

Topics: Culture

New Study Debunks Myths of NYC's LGBT Youth Who Trade Sex For Survival

New Study Debunks Myths of NYC’s LGBT Youth Who Trade Sex For Survival

by Jamilah King on February 27 2015, 10:25AM

It’s the first in a series of reports that take an in-depth look at who’s living on New York City’s streets and how they’re surviving.

Topics: /NOW

Doc Film Wants Trans Women to Shout: 'I'm Still Here!' Play

Doc Film Wants Trans Women to Shout: ‘I’m Still Here!’

by Jamilah King on February 25 2015, 3:20PM

Miss Major Griffin-Gracy is a the subject of a forthcoming documentary film.

Topics: Culture

High Hopes for Chicago's First Openly Gay Latino Alderman

High Hopes for Chicago’s First Openly Gay Latino Alderman

by Jamilah King on February 25 2015, 1:30PM

Carlos Ramriez-Rosa says he’s out to create real change.

Topics: /NOW

Questions Linger for LGBT Community After Police Kill Jessie Hernandez

Questions Linger for LGBT Community After Police Kill Jessie Hernandez

by Jamilah King on February 18 2015, 7:00AM

The fatal shooting of Jesse Hernandez is shining a light on the Denver police department’s relationship with LGBT residents of color.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality

WNBA Stars Brittney Griner, Glory Johnson Appear on 'Say Yes to the Dress'

WNBA Stars Brittney Griner, Glory Johnson Appear on ‘Say Yes to the Dress’

by Jamilah King on January 29 2015, 11:07AM

You can catch the episode this Friday, January 30 at 10 p.m. ET.

Topics: Culture

Denver Residents Protest Police Killing of Queer Latina Teen

Denver Residents Protest Police Killing of Queer Latina Teen

by Jamilah King on January 28 2015, 10:41AM

Jessie Hernandez was only 17 years old.

Topics: Culture

The Top 5 LGBT Issues for 2015

The Top 5 LGBT Issues for 2015

by Jamilah King on January 13 2015, 1:35AM

Where to put your energy this year

Topics: Gender & Sexuality

Margaret Cho to Talk Polyamory, BDSM, Sex Toys on New TLC Show

Margaret Cho to Talk Polyamory, BDSM, Sex Toys on New TLC Show

by Jamilah King on January 9 2015, 11:08AM

“All About Sex” premieres on Saturday at 11pm EST.

Topics: Culture

Study: Black LGBT People More Likely to Live in States Without Anti-Discrimination Job Protection

Study: Black LGBT People More Likely to Live in States Without Anti-Discrimination Job Protection

by Julianne Hing on December 18 2014, 4:00PM

Than their straight black peers.

Topics: Economy, Gender & Sexuality, Labor, /NOW

Janet Mock Raises Nearly $8K (and Counting) in Books for Trans Prisoners

Janet Mock Raises Nearly $8K (and Counting) in Books for Trans Prisoners

by Jamilah King on December 3 2014, 10:03AM

The project has already surpassed its goal with 28 days left.

Topics: Culture

$50K Reward Offered in Aniya Parker Slaying

$50K Reward Offered in Aniya Parker Slaying

by Jamilah King on October 10 2014, 10:10AM

She’s the eighth transgender woman of color to be killed in the U.S. since June.

Topics: /NOW

Aniya Parker and an Epidemic of Violence Against Transgender Women of Color

Aniya Parker and an Epidemic of Violence Against Transgender Women of Color

by Jamilah King on October 6 2014, 1:49PM

Parker is the eighth transgender woman of color to be killed since the begining of June.

Topics: Criminal Justice, Gender & Sexuality

Queer and Trans Latinos Reclaim Their History for Hispanic Heritage Month Play

Queer and Trans Latinos Reclaim Their History for Hispanic Heritage Month

by Jamilah King on September 18 2014, 12:33PM

Honor 41’s video series wants to right the wrongs of the past.

Topics: Culture

'Queer People Don't Have the Luxury to Stop Telling Our Stories'

‘Queer People Don’t Have the Luxury to Stop Telling Our Stories’

by Jamilah King on September 18 2014, 7:00AM

Christopher Soto, editor of the new queer poetry journal “Neptanla,” isn’t satisfied with mere visibility. He thinks the LGBT community deserves more. new journal by and for queer people of color,

Topics: Arts & Culture

There's a New Literary Journal for Queer Poets of Color

There’s a New Literary Journal for Queer Poets of Color

by Jamilah King on September 15 2014, 1:00PM

And it’s not trying to be apolitical.

Topics: Culture

Actress Emily Rios Talks About Coming Out to Her Mexican Family

Actress Emily Rios Talks About Coming Out to Her Mexican Family

by Jamilah King on July 24 2014, 10:31AM

The actress says she’s proud to take on queer roles.

Topics: Culture

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

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