Don Lemon Gives Moving Speech While Accepting GLAAD

Don Lemon Gives Moving Speech While Accepting GLAAD

by Shantell E. Jamison

Don Lemon is a very outspoken man. Couple that with being Black in America and having internationally viewed platform and you have a force... Read More

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EBONY.com Goes Purple for #SpiritDay

by Tiq Milan

For the last five years, GLAAD has rallied the masses to ‘go purple’ for Spirit Day as a show of solidarity against the bullying... Read More

GLAAD to Straights:
‘Come Out for Equality’

GLAAD to Straights:
‘Come Out for Equality’

by #teamEBONY

GLAAD, the nation’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) media advocacy and anti-defamation organization, today officially launched a new public service announcement campaign helmed... Read More

Azealia Banks:
A Pioneer with a Poor Choice of Words

Azealia Banks:
A Pioneer with a Poor Choice of Words

by Michael Arceneaux

Do I agree with Azealia Banks when she says “ Faggot means coward, liar, backstabber…….?” No and the same can be said of her... Read More

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Kobe Bryant Scolds Fans For Using ‘Gay’ as an Insult

by GLAAD

When we talk about the casual homophobia that exists in the world of sports, this is exactly the result we want to see. Before the ref... Read More

THE KING OF QUEENS:
Why RuPaul Matters

THE KING OF QUEENS:
Why RuPaul Matters

by Tracey Ross

This year marks 20 years since RuPaul first hit the national stage with his debut album, Supermodel of the World, and quickly rose to... Read More

Obama Urges Illinois Lawmakers to Legalize Gay Marriage

Obama Urges Illinois Lawmakers to Legalize Gay Marriage

by #teamEBONY

According to The Chicago-Sun Times, the president urged lawmakers in his home state of Illinois to legalize marriage equality. The state’s General Assembly is set to vote on the issue... Read More

(Re) Defending Our Right to Vote

(Re) Defending Our Right to Vote

by Daryl Hannah

My grandfather had twelve children and was two years shy of 50 when he voted for the first time. A product of the segregated... Read More

“House Mothers”: Motherhood Redefined for LGBT Youth

“House Mothers”: Motherhood Redefined for LGBT Youth

by Marcus Brock

Aisha Diori recalls a time when her child was brutally attacked, beaten over a head with a bottle and sent to the hospital. She’s... Read More

“Pariah” picks up GLAAD Award

“Pariah” picks up GLAAD Award

by #teamEBONY

Despite being overlooked by the Academy Awards, Dee Rees’ breakout film “Pariah” recently received accolades from another community definitely more in touch with the... Read More