Black LGBTQ visibility in media has made strides, but we need more than representation

Writer George M. Johnson says we must not forget the real lives of LGBTQ people of color, who continue to face violence.

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Black LGBTQ visibility in media has made strides, but we need more than representation

Writer George M. Johnson says we must not forget the real lives of LGBTQ people of color, who continue to face violence.

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Piers Morgan claims Omarosa offered him sex to win ‘Celebrity Apprentice’

Piers Morgan, one of the most notorious villains in Britian, is now claiming that his American counterpart Omarosa Manigault, propositioned him for sex and called him a homophobic slur when he declined. Manigault, who is currently stirring up drama on Celebrity Big Brother after being kicked out of the White House, famously got her start on Trump’s reality […]

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Twilight Zone: Tavis Smiley’s town hall on sexual misconduct got us confused AF

I want to hear HOW this hot mess of an idea was even pitched let alone received a green-light to move forward.

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Twilight Zone: Tavis Smiley’s town hall on sexual misconduct got us confused AF

I want to hear HOW this hot mess of an idea was even pitched let alone received a green-light to move forward.

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We love and need Oprah – but not as our president

Oprah Winfrey is an amazing human being. Oprah Winfrey should not run for president. These two statements are not mutually exclusive, but after her inspiring, standing-ovation-worthy Golden Globes speech, the internet is filled with memes and think-pieces rallying for a Lady O 2020 White House bid. Let’s not. Oprah’s acceptance speech for the Cecil B. […]

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Roland Martin says his voice won’t be silenced in wake of show cancellation

TV One pulled the plug on its award winning and highest-rated morning news show, NewsOne Now. The reason behind the show’s cancellation is reportedly because of budget issues. Many loyal viewers have already expressed their will be a void in African American news coverage as a result. Veteran journalists, Roland Martin, known for wearing his […]

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