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

Black, Gifted and Whole: Creating a Voice for Gay Men

Black, Gifted and Whole: Creating a Voice for Gay Men

by Shantell E. Jamison

Guy Anthony is a man who wants to make a difference. We all do to a degree, but Guy is taking his dreams a... Read More

Clerk Jailed Over Gay Marriages Claims Pope Encouraged Her

Clerk Jailed Over Gay Marriages Claims Pope Encouraged Her

by #teamEBONY

Kim Davis, the Kentucky clerk who went to jail for defying a federal court's orders to issue same-sex marriage licenses says she briefly met... Read More

Judge: Maryland Prison Mistreated Transgender Inmate

Judge: Maryland Prison Mistreated Transgender Inmate

by #teamEBONY

A transgender inmate who says she was called "it" and "some kind of animal" by guards who watched her shower has won a legal... Read More

Same difference documentary LGBT

[Sex & Sexuality] Black Lesbian Taboos Explored in The Same Difference

by Josie Pickens

Nuanced, full, expository Black stories matter, maybe more today than ever.  As a renewed fire breathes lives into the ongoing Black struggle for human... Read More

Kentucky Clerk Jailed for Refusing Marriage Licenses to Gay Couples

Kentucky Clerk Jailed for Refusing Marriage Licenses to Gay Couples

by #teamEBONY

A federal judge ordered a defiant county clerk to jail for contempt Thursday after she insisted that it would violate her conscience to follow... Read More

Breaking: Activists Crash Clinton Event

Breaking: Activists Crash Clinton Event

by #teamEBONY

A group of activists crashed an Ohio-based campaign event held by Hillary Clinton early Thursday. Members of GetEQUAL and Black Lives Matter called for... Read More