DC, bartender, gay, Uber

Passenger Accuses D.C. Uber Driver of Kicking Him Out of Car for Being Gay

by Teddy Grant   Jul 19, 2018

A bartender from Washington, D.C., says he was kicked out of an Uber last month because he is gay, according to Metro Weekly. Chris... Read More

Sabrina Hooks was the victim of a hate crime.

Lesbian Woman Brutally Assaulted in Los Angeles Hate Crime

by Zahara Hill   Nov 13, 2017

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   Nov 06, 2017

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   Oct 05, 2017

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   Feb 20, 2017

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   Apr 09, 2015

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   Mar 05, 2015

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   Mar 04, 2015

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   Jan 14, 2015

“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

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

by Michael Arceneaux   Nov 21, 2014

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