Tag Archives: lgbt

  • ABC Family’s ‘The Fosters’ Diverse on Multiple Levels

    Mar 21, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *Saying ABC Family’s drama “The Fosters” has something for everybody is an understatement. The show follows a multi-racial family with a mix of biological and foster kids who have two moms – white police officer Stef (Teri Polo) and African American school vice principal Lena (Sherri Saum). Stef and Lena start out with three kids […]

  • Lorraine Hansberry, Legendary Playwright, Struggle With Sexuality Revealed in ‘Secret Letters’

    Mar 7, 14 by Brainuser1 1 Comment

    *As the first African American woman playwright to have her play, “A Raisin in the Sun,”  produced on Broadway, Lorraine Hansberry demonstrated that she was indeed a force with a bright future. And at the age of 29, she won the coveted New York Drama Critics Circle Award and catapulted to fame in 1959; but […]

  • Many Faces, One Dream

    Nov 18, 13 by LaRita Shelby Leave a comment

    *When it comes to LGBT people of color, there is rarely a conference that brings them together as one, empowering and teaching them about economic empowerment. A chance is rarely presented that the opportunity to start your own business and/or take it to the next level. The new generation’s entrepreneur of color has turned into […]

  • Black Church (Unity Fellowship) Welcoming of Gays Moves to South L.A.

    Jun 4, 13 by The Watcher 1 Comment

    *Los Angeles, CA – On Sunday, June 2, Reverend’s Russell Thornhill and Leslie Butke cut the ribbon officially opening the doors of the new home of the Unity Fellowship Church of Christ (UFC) in South Los Angeles. Founded in 1982 by Archbishop Carl Bean during the height of the HIV/AIDS epidemic, the UFC Movement through the […]

  • Kobe Bryant Praises Magic for Supporting Gay Son

    Apr 3, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Lakers shooting guard Kobe Bryant was asked yesterday about Magic Johnson’s support of his son EJ, who went public with his same-sex relationship this week and was captured by TMZ cameras walking hand in hand with his boyfriend. “Of course Magic is supportive of and loves his son,” Kobe told TMZ in response. “Why should […]

  • 49ers Players Wrongly Deny Filming ‘It Gets Better’ PSA

    Feb 1, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Amid the fallout of anti-gay remarks made by San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver, two more players on the team have just stepped into the backlash by denying ever participating in an “It Gets Better” PSA that supports the LGBT community, when clearly they did. [Scroll down to watch.] Linebacker Ahmad Brooks and nose tackle […]