LGBTQ

  • Bishop O.C. Allen Of The Visions Church In Atlanta Speaks On #NationalComingOutDay

    In honor of National Coming Out Day, Bishop OC Allen talks about his experience as a same gender loving person and how that intersects with his faith. ‬ Bishop Oliver Clyde Allen is the Senior Pastor of the largest inclusive and “affirming” church in the south, “The Vision Cathedral...
  • National Coming Out Day: What is it, and why it matters

    Copyright 2018 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Thursday marks National Coming Out Day — an LGBTQ holiday that encourages young queer people to be comfortable with their sexuality and live an open lifestyle. 2018 marks the 30th anniversary of the first...
  • 2 women publicly caned publicly for homosexuality!

    Two Muslim women in Malaysia have been caned after they were found guilty of attempting to have sex with each other. The two unnamed women, aged 22 and 32, were caned six times each in a courtroom at the Terengganu Sharia high court on Monday. More than 100 witnessed...
  • Teen Mom: Janelle defends husbands homophobic comments after firing from show

    Jenelle EvansOpens a New Window.’ husband David EasonOpens a New Window. was fired from Teen MomOpens a New Window. 2 after he made homophobic comments on social media. On part two of the reunion, Evans comes to her husband’s defense. “He thinks he shouldn’t have said it the way he didOpens a New Window., but he...
  • Young boy, age 9, killed himself after homophobic bullying!

    Image copyrightCBS A nine-year-old boy has killed himself after enduring four days of homophobic bullying at school in Denver, Colorado, his mother says. Leia Pierce told KDVR-TV that her son, Jamel Myles, revealed to her over the summer that he was gay. She said Jamel wanted to go to school...
  • “ATLANTA BLACK GAY PRIDE” ANNOUNCES LABOR DAY WEEKEND SCHEDULE AND TALENT LINE UP

    Atlanta Black Gay Pride, the country’s leading LGBTQ annual pride marks it’s 22nd year celebration with a roaring line-up occurring during the Labor Day holiday weekend. This year promises to be a blowout with an exciting entertainment line-up that includes Trina, Tamar Braxton,  Ray J & Princess Love Norwood and more. A portion...
  • Former Disney Star opens up about sexuality in Instagram Post!

    Garrett Clayton publicly opened up about his sexuality for the first time in a poignant Instagram post Monday. The star of Disney’s “Teen Beach Movie” and NBC’s “Hairspray Live!” revealed in the post that he’s currently in a relationship with another man, Blake Knight. He cited the subject matter of...
  • More than 40 LGBTQ Candidates running for political office in Texas!

    Stonewall Democrats of Texas listed 40 LGBT people running for office in Texas in 2018, either in a municipal election, a party primary or in November. Everyone won’t have the opportunity to vote for each of these candidates, but several of the candidates are running for statewide office, giving everyone the opportunity...
  • Jay-Z’s mom to be honored

    Gloria Carter will be honored for her bravery. Jay-Z’s mom, who came out as a lesbian on his 2017 “4:44” album, will be given the New York GLAAD Media Award’s Special Recognition Award during its annual reception on May 5, reports Billboard. Carter delivered a spoken word poem on the...