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Supreme Court Debates Marriage Equality: LGBT People of Color Face Lifelong Hardship

From access to marriage equality and healthcare to freedom from police brutality and deportation, LGBT…

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RuPaul Decoded: The Man, the Myth, The New Queen of All Media

More than a drag queen, RuPaul is a profitable brand that expands across various media…

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Opinion: Gay Rights are Civil Rights

Why every citizen of the US has the right to political, economic and social freedom,…

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Kim Burrell

Opinion: What Republicans Could Learn From Being Gay

Some argue that gay rights and civil rights are the same, while others, like Raynard…

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Writer/Director Dee Rees Talks ‘Pariah’ & National Coming Out Day

Drawing from personal experiences, Dee Rees directs Pariah, the critically-acclaimed coming of age story of…

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WATCH: Same-Sex Marriages Prove Good for Business

The legalization of same-sex marriages in New York has revealed a new consumer base for…

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Homophobia in Sports: The Other Don’t Ask Don’t Tell

The world of sports is all about masculinity and competition, so being gay doesn’t coincide…

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Black and LGBT in the Black Church

Kenyon Farrow says he was 10 years old when he learned that being openly gay…

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Transgender journalist Tiq Milan

WATCH: Being Black & Transgender

Being Black and gay is a double minority, but writer Tiq Milan faces an even…

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Black and Gay in Corporate America

Sabin D. Blake, 34, has navigated the professional obstacles of being African American and gay…

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WATCH: The High Life – Brunch with Bevy Smith and Don Lemon

When the who’s who want to get together an evening of elegant dining and long-lasting…

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National March for Lesbian/Gay Rights

Gay Rights vs. Civil Rights

Civil Rights and Gay Rights share many similarities, but those some would beg to differ.…

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Black & Gay in Corporate America Black Enterprise cover July 2011

About This Issue: Coming Out At Work

Being Black in corporate America is hard enough but being Black and gay almost career…

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WATCH: Don Lemon on Coming Out and Being ‘Transparent’ in the Black Community

See CNN anchor Don Lemon speak openly about the challenges of coming out in the…

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GALLERIES

More People of Color Identifying as LGBT

A new survey found that people of color were more likely to identify as LGBTQ…

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US Presidents Decoded: 49 Milestones in LGBT History

From Abraham Lincoln to Barack Obama, US presidents have presided over many great moments in…

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10 Black LGBT Trailblazers – Still Black & Proud

Members of the Black LGBT community often remain hidden but out and proud figures like…

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Black LGBT Entertainers: Out & Proud

Since the recent news of New York’s legalization of same-sex marriages, political and social debate…

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