LGBTQ

‘Family Matters’ Darius McCrary Flirts With Model Sidney Starr On IG

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Family Matters Darius McCrary is sparking a flame with Love and Hip-hop star Sidney Starr, which has become the talk of social media. McCrary posted a video of Starr dancing to Lloyd’s “Bass Line”, captioning the post, “The #Undeniable@sidneystarrbad what’s understood don’t need to be explained xoxoxo …”  Starr’s “Thanks baby baby” response had some […]

adidas Skateboarding And Unity Celebrate LGBTQ+ Skate Community

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adidas Skateboarding and Unity join forces to deliver a collaborative release for the Fall/Winter 2020 season ahead. Formed in 2017 by Jeffrey Cheung and Gabriel Ramirez with the goal of creating a safe space in skateboarding for LGBTQ+ people, Unity has become a global expression of acceptance and positivity.   Emanating the Unity crew’s message of  […]

Four Years Ago Today The Pulse Nightclub Shooting Shocked The World

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Four years ago Friday, a gunman opened fire at Pulse nightclub in Orlando’s SoDo neighborhood, killing 49 people and injuring dozens of others. The impacts of the attack are still felt across the world years later. Murals and rainbows dot the city serving as a reminder that we will not let hate win. Governor Rod […]

Attendees of Miami’s Winter Party Festival Revealed as Coronavirus Victims

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An annual, week-long LGBTQ event in Miami that ended over a week ago has revealed that some of the festival’s attendees have now tested positive for the novel coronavirus. According to festival organizers, of the tens of thousands of attendees of the festival, several of them have tested positive for the Coronavirus. “We know there […]

Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige Confirms First Transgender Character is On the Way to the MCU

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Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige has confirmed that the MCU will be getting its first transgender character “very soon.” In a recent appearance as a guest speaker at the New York Film Academy, Feige discussed Marvel’s aspirations to include greater LGBTQ+ representation in the franchise, as one student inquired about whether the studio had any plans to add […]

Gay & Hip-Hop: 5 Emcees That Will Change the Stigma of Homophobia in Rap

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We hope the entire LGBTQ community and those that consider themselves allies had an amazing Pride Month for the entire duration of June! As the Pride festivities comes to a close today, we wanted to identify that longstanding issue between those who proudly identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or any nonconforming sexual identity and […]

Chicago PD Sends Letter Demanding $130K From Jussie Smollett

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The City of Chicago and the Chicago Police Department intend on suing actor Jussie Smollett if he does not pay the $130K for the cost of the investigation into his allegations that he was a victim of a racist and homophobic hate crime. The letter from the police demanded, “immediate payment of the $130,106.15 expended […]

‘Empire’ May Suspend Jussie Smollett Following Felony Indictment

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Prior to the criminal charges, reps for the Fox series Empire made statements that Jussie Smollett’s character would not be removed from the show, but after being charged with filing the false police report in the created and rehearsed hate attack, Smollett maybe removed from the TV drama. Sources close to the show’s producers say […]

Snoop Dogg Downs Oscars and Supports BET And Soul Train Awards

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Snoop Dogg has never been the type to bite his tongue or hold his thoughts for anybody. He’s always felt comfortable expressing what’s on his mind, and after comedian-actor Kevin Hart stepped down from hosting the Oscars, Snoop gave it to the Academy. In an Instagram post, the multifaceted rapper, host and proud advocate for […]

NYC To Add Non-Binary ‘X’ Gender Selection On Birth Certificates

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People born in New York City who don’t identify as male or female will have the option of changing their birth certificates to “X” under legislation passed Wednesday by the City Council. The bill adopted by a 41-6 vote will also allow parents to choose the designation for their newborns, and it will permit adults […]

Judge Rules Against President Trump’s Policy Banning Transgender Soldiers

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The LGBT community wins another victory against the Trump administration. On Monday, a federal court ruled that the Trump administration could not enforce a policy banning certain transgender people from serving in the U.S. military, becoming the second court in the United States to rule against Trump’s policy since it was unveiled in March. President […]

Paris Jackson Reveals That She Is Bisexual During Q&A On Social Media

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Michael Jackson’s daughter Paris took a big leap in revealing her personal life to the public this weekend about her sexuality. While answering questions from fans on Instagram via an “ask me a question” app, Paris Jackson unveiled that she is bisexual, but she does not care to be compartmentalized. A fan asked the question, […]

Morehouse College Considering ‘Establishment Of A Transgender Policy’

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Morehouse is an all-male college. But what happens if you are male and while attending Morehouse, having paid thousands of dollars in tuition—you realize that you are transgender? Should the institution be allowed to kick you out? What if you are a transgender man, should you not be allowed to attend Morehouse? Is Morehouse only […]