‘Moonlight’ Is Not Just Another Black Gay Movie

‘Moonlight’ Is Not Just Another Black Gay Movie

by Drew-Shane Daniels   Nov 04, 2016

When it comes to films about sexuality, Black gay men have had our share of low budget movies with mediocre acting and stereotypical storylines.... Read More

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We Have to Give Young Men the Space to Define Masculinity on Their Own Terms

by George Johnson   Oct 27, 2016

I got my teeth kicked out when I was five-years-old. Two minutes into Moonlight, the critically acclaimed new film by Barry Jenkins, my heart... Read More

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Stop Saying Eddie Long Has HIV, It Puts Us All At Risk

by George Johnson   Sep 12, 2016

Last Thursday on the Tom Joyner Morning Show, Sherri Shepherd led the usual hot topics segment. Despite the current presidential race, or the debate... Read More

You Can’t Be Pro-Black With Conditions<br />

You Can’t Be Pro-Black With Conditions

by George Johnson   Aug 12, 2016

“Can’t we all just get along?” Rodney King said it best in that clichéd, yet powerful, statement that grew out the response to one... Read More

Kenya Judge Upholds Use of Anal Probes to Test Sexuality

Kenya Judge Upholds Use of Anal Probes to Test Sexuality

by #teamEBONY   Jun 16, 2016

Despite the strong objections of the global LGBTQ community, a Kenyan court on Thursday upheld the use of anal examinations to determine a suspect's sexual... Read More

The Anger Uncovered by the Orlando Shooting

The Anger Uncovered by the Orlando Shooting

by Cortez Wright   Jun 13, 2016

Do you remember the last time you had a good, body moving cry? I’m not talking about the Olivia Pope lip quivering half cry... Read More

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Are LGBTQ Orgs Appreciating or Appropriating Black Fraternities & Sororities?

by George Johnson   Jun 03, 2016

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

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

by George Johnson   May 12, 2016

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   Apr 26, 2016

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   Apr 05, 2016

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