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Are LGBTQ Orgs Appreciating or Appropriating Black Fraternities & Sororities?

by George Johnson

Recently, RollingOut.com ran a story about a Black lesbian fraternity named Omicron Psi Omega, calling the group out for allegedly stealing the signature trademarks... Read More

Black Greek Fraternity Probate

Black, Greek, and Gay? It’s Time For Organizations to Fall In Line

by George Johnson

A few weeks ago, I had the honor of speaking on a panel entitled “Out and Greek, For Historically Black Fraternities & Sororities: A... Read More

LGBT Discrimination Law: 54 Arrested at North Carolina Statehouse

LGBT Discrimination Law: 54 Arrested at North Carolina Statehouse

by #teamEBONY

A day of protests and arrests around North Carolina’s statehouse marked what’s likely to be weeks of impassioned debate over a law limiting protections... Read More

Mississippi Passes ‘Religious Freedom’ Law Despite LGBT Opposition

Mississippi Passes ‘Religious Freedom’ Law Despite LGBT Opposition

by #teamEBONY

Despite sharp criticism nationwide, Mississippi has enacted a "religious freedom" law that supporters say protects the rights of those who say they are guided... Read More

Couple Detained At Kuwait Prison to Be Released

Couple Detained At Kuwait Prison to Be Released

by #teamEBONY

An American couple detained in a Kuwait prison will now go free. U.S Army Veteran Monique Coverson and her partner, Larissa Joseph were sentenced... Read More

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The Gap Between Black & White Understanding of LGBTs

by Greg Simms Jr.

I was eating dinner with my girlfriend's best friends. Her besties are a gay male couple. A white gay male couple. Truth be told, I'd never... Read More

Prairie View Women’s Basketball Coach Dawn Brown Fired

Prairie View Women’s Basketball Coach Dawn Brown Fired

by #teamEBONY

Prairie View A&M University announced  Wednesday that women's basketball coach Dawn Brown would not be returning to lead the program next season. But Brown... Read More

EBONY Magazine February 2016

Unbreakable: Love Pushing Through the Challenges

by Gee Session-Smalls

In the game of love, being Black and gay means being dealt two automatic strikes before you even step up to the plate. Learning... Read More

EBONY Magazine February 2016

Love Looks Like Me

by Linda Villarosa

For years and years, I never had a serious Black girlfriend. I dated White women and didn’t think it mattered. As a Black lesbian,... Read More

For Transgender Community, Legal Hurdles Require Extra Help

For Transgender Community, Legal Hurdles Require Extra Help

by Princess Gabbara

While working at an organization that focuses on homeless LGBT youth, Racquelle Trammell, a 28-year-old transgender woman from Detroit, never thought that taking everyone... Read More