Team Asked Running Back Derrius Guice If He Likes Men at NFL Combine

Team Asked Running Back Derrius Guice If He Likes Men at NFL Combine

by Jessica Bennett   Mar 08, 2018

During a recent appearance on SiriusXM NFL Radio, running back Derrius Guice revealed that a NFL team asked him if he likes men while... Read More

Kim Burrell Appearance Canceled Due to Past Anti-Gay Remarks

Kim Burrell Appearance Canceled Due to Past Anti-Gay Remarks

by Jessica Bennett   Feb 16, 2018

The New York State Association of Black and Puerto Rican Legislators has cancelled an appearance by Gospel singer, Kim Burrell, citing her past controversial... Read More

Little Richard Disavows the ‘Unnatural Affections’ of Homosexuality

Little Richard Disavows the ‘Unnatural Affections’ of Homosexuality

by Jessica Bennett   Oct 05, 2017

Rock ‘n’ roll legend Little Richard, who has previously described himself as both “gay” and “omnisexual,” has a new outlook on life at 84... Read More

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan

How Nigeria’s Anti-Gay Laws Work

by #teamEBONY   Mar 14, 2014

Over the weekend, the New York Times ran a dispatch from the "north Nigeria metropolis" of Bauchi, Nigeria, where, as it was reported last... Read More

Ugandan President Signs "Jail the Gays" Bill

Anti-Gay Bill Signed by Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni

by #teamEBONY   Feb 25, 2014

Today, Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni signed the Anti-Homosexuality Act, a wide-ranging bill that imposes seven years in jail for "the offense of homosexuality" (gay... Read More

Barack Obama warns Uganda's Museveni over anti-gay bill

Ugandan President Museveni Gets Warning From President Obama

by #teamEBONY   Feb 18, 2014

President Barack Obama has warned Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni that enacting an anti-gay law would complicate relations with the US. Under the proposed legislation,... Read More

Dr. Ben Carson

Dr. Carson Defended by John Hopkins University

by #teamEBONY   Apr 01, 2013

Johns Hopkins University is standing by Dr. Ben Carson, even after the neurosurgeon’s anti-gay remarks, Dennis O’Shea, executive director of the university’s media relations... Read More

Chris Culliver Sorry for Anti-Gay Remarks

Chris Culliver Sorry for Anti-Gay Remarks

by #teamEBONY   Jan 31, 2013

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver apologized Thursday for anti-gay comments he made to comedian Artie Lange during Super Bowl media day, saying "that's not what I... Read More