Tag Archives: lgbt

  • ESPN Sorry for Reporting on Michael Sam’s Showering Habits (Watch)

    Aug 27, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *One day after asking the NFL’s first openly-gay draft pick about his showering habits in the locker room, ESPN has issued an apology. “ESPN regrets the manner in which we presented our report,” the network said in a statement on Wednesday morning regarding St. Louis Rams player Michael Sam. “Clearly on Tuesday we collectively failed to […]

  • Jennifer Hudson Doesn’t Care if You Think She’s Gay

    Aug 27, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Jennifer Hudson could care less what people think about her sexuality. The singer-actress, 32, tells PrideSource’s Chris Azzopardi that she faced lesbian rumors after she appeared on the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards alongside Macklemore and Mary Lambert during a performance of the hit marriage equality anthem, “Same Love.” “People were like, ‘Is Jennifer trying […]

  • 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 […]