Posts tagged "LGBT"

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Transgender Actress Laverne Cox Covers ‘Time’ Magazine

A month after angry fans responded to Laverne Cox not being included in Time’s list of this year's most influential people, the prestigious mag took a…

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Vixen Vent: The Media Is Forcing Homosexuality On Us

Why does a gay football player suddenly become a hero for kissing his boyfriend? Since when did being gay become a publication? Recently, I’ve bee…

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Porsha Williams Apologizes For Anti-Gay Rant

  The Real Housewives of Atlanta's  Porsha Williams cant seem to catch a break. Recently, TMZ.com  got their paws on some  three-year-old footage of  Ms. William…

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UMass Student First Openly Gay Player in D1 Basketball

Senior Derrick Gordon openly admitted to being gay yesterday (April 9) in an interview with ESPN and Outsports. The 22-year-old guard opened up to hi…

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NFL Prospect Michael Sam Opens Up About Being Gay [Video]

Coming out takes a lot of courage and Michael Sam is the latest athlete to publicly embrace his sexual preference. Yesterday (Feb. 9), the promising…

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Barney’s NY Casts Transgender Models in Spring ’14 Campaign

  Barney's New York is making headlines again, but this time for being radical, not racist. The luxury department store released its 2014 spring ad campaig…

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Westboro Baptist Church Blames Kevin Durant For Oklahoma Tornado Tragedy

A prominent member of the Westboro Baptist Church is drawing a link between the Oklahoma tornado's devastation and a local team's support for openly gay…

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5 Rappers Who Are Anti-Homophobia

Hip-hop, sometimes rightfully, gets a bad rep when it comes to homophobia. But there's a growing crop of rappers who've been vocally supportive of the…

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Morehouse College Launches LGBT College Course

The prestigious Morehouse College has been confronted about homosexuality on the campus many times throughout their institution's history, one notable instance by our own magazine:…

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Marsha Ambrosius Denies Gay Rumors: “I Am Not A Lesbian”

Once Brit soulstress Marsha Ambrosius released the visuals for "F*ck and Get It Over With," in which she alludes to having a one-night romp with…

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Lesbianhonesty: Are We Ready For It?

Girl-on-girl action is hardly a new phenomenon. In fact, Nicki Minaj's two-year plot to take Cassie away from Diddy (see Usher's 2010 "Little Freak") ha…

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The (Same) Sex Talk

I was twelve when my mother sat me down one Saturday afternoon and pulled out a couple pamphlets on female reproduction, ones that I’m so…

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Miss Universe Canada Finalist Disqualified For Being Transgender

Take a look at beauty queen Jenna Talackova and you’ll never guess why the Miss Universe Canada-to-be was disqualified. The 23-year-old Canadian bombshell was eliminated…

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A Plea for Queen Latifah’s Coming Out Party

There are few things more potent than transparent pride. After all, pied piper celebrities can arouse full movements with just a drip of conviction. I’ll…

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Is the LGBT Community Too Sensitive?

might have started a few fires with his statement to VIBE. In the mag's December cover story, the ATL rapper addressed gay rights and hi…

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Would You Date A Bisexual?

From UPTOWN--Here’s a test. Walk into a room of eligible, attractive, educated, single black men and women. Show them a picture of their dream mate:…