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The Complicated Legacy of Bishop Eddie Long

On Sunday New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in suburban Atlanta announced that its leader, controversial Bishop…

The Mis-Education of the Black Church

As a young boy growing up in rural North Carolina, I was never taught that…

Kenya Judge Upholds Use of Anal Probes to Test Sexuality

Despite the strong objections of the global LGBTQ community, a Kenyan court on Thursday upheld the…

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‘It’s an Advantage to Be Gay in This Country Right Now’??

I wish I lived in this mythical world in which being a gay Black male…

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Ben Carson Apologizes for Remarks About Homosexuality

Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson apologized for commenting Wednesday that prisoners' changes after they leave jail…

Gay Is Good:Embracing the Black Man I Am

I don’t wake up everyday obsessing over my race or my sexual orientation. As much…

If a Student Says Homosexuality Is a Sin in School, Is It Bullying?

Is Calling Homosexuality a Sin a Form of Bullying?

Politicians, academics, and religious leaders continue to debate whether God and religion has a place…

Chimamanda Adichie: Why can’t he just be like everyone else?

Chimamanda Adichie Speaks Out Against Nigerian Anti-Gay Laws

I will call him Sochukwuma. A thin, smiling boy who liked to play with us…

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Jason Collins and Michael Sam: The Mythbusters

The narratives that we hear about ourselves are powerful because they become mapped onto our…

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Gay Men Are Not “a Waste”

I didn’t see the mass wedding of 33 straight and same-sex couples at the 56th…