Sabrina Hooks was the victim of a hate crime.

Lesbian Woman Brutally Assaulted in Los Angeles Hate Crime

by Zahara Hill

A lesbian woman was viciously attacked by a group of five people at a Los Angeles Jack in the Box restaurant. 26-year-old Sabrina Hooks... Read More

Giovanni Melton

Father Kills His 14-Year-Old Child: ‘He Hated the Fact That His Son Was Gay’

by Zahara Hill

A Nevada teenager was fatally shot by his father on Thursday after repeatedly clashing with him about his sexual orientation. 14-year-old Giovanni Melton of Henderson, NV was killed... Read More

Little Richard Disavows the ‘Unnatural Affections’ of Homosexuality

Little Richard Disavows the ‘Unnatural Affections’ of Homosexuality

by Jessica Bennett

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

Simon & Schuster

Racism Is Ok, Pedophilia Isn’t: Simon & Schuster Axes Milo Yiannopoulos’ Book

by #TeamEBONY

Outspoken Far Right commentator Milo Yiannopoulos is feeling the sting of yet another rebuke today after publishing giant Simon & Schuster canceled the June... Read More

Ky Peterson

Black Trans Man Kills His Rapist, Gets Sent to Prison

by #teamEBONY

Ky Peterson brushed off the stranger hitting on him outside a convenience store in Americus, Ga., without a second thought. It's not like he... Read More

Ben Carson

Ben Carson Apologizes for Remarks About Homosexuality

by #teamEBONY

Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson apologized for commenting Wednesday that prisoners' changes after they leave jail proves being gay is a choice, but said that... Read More

In defiant ruling, Alabama Supreme Court stops same-sex marriage in state

Same-Sex Marriage Stopped by Alabama Supreme Court

by The Washington Post

The Alabama Supreme Court ordered a halt Tuesday to same-sex marriages in the state despite a U.S. Supreme Court order allowing them to proceed.... Read More

Hate in the Pulpit

Hate in the Pulpit

by Jenn M. Jackson

“If folks would get themselves in line with God’s word, then Black lives would matter…we wouldn’t have all of these out-of-wedlock babies and we... Read More

shad moss bow wow

[SHADE BRIGADE]
Bow Wow Barks Back at Tony Rock (and...All Black People?!)

by Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux, EBONY.com contributor and Master of Shade, calls out five of his biggest gripes from the past week. Rejoice and be read. Follow Michael @youngsinick.... Read More

Tony Dungy 'wouldn't have taken' Michael Sam in NFL draft

Tony Dungy: “I Wouldn’t Have Drafted Michael Sam”

by #teamEBONY

Super Bowl winning coach and current NBC analyst Tony Dungy told The Tampa Bay Tribune he wouldn’t have taken Michael Sam in the draft... Read More