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By November 23, 2014 Read More →

Sogi’s Story – Australian Human Rights Centre

Producers teamed up with the Australian Human Rights Centre to produce a comic book and accompanying video promoting LGBTI rights across Africa. “Sogi’s Story” was created to provide inspiration and hope for Africans struggling with sexual and gender identity issues in countries where they are not only stigmatised but actively discriminated against and often are […]

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Alvin Ailey, Meryl Streep, Stevie Wonder Among Medal Of Freedom Honorees
By November 19, 2014 Read More →

Alvin Ailey, Meryl Streep, Stevie Wonder Among Medal Of Freedom Honorees

The Obama Administration has announced this year’s recipients of the Medal Of Freedom, the country’s highest civilian honor, in an official statement today.

Posted in: Dance, Entertainment, LGBT
B-Boy Blues 20th Anniversary
By November 2, 2014 Read More →

B-Boy Blues 20th Anniversary

Time flies, or so the saying goes. A true-ism, never the less and particularly so for the ground breaking black gay literary classic “B-Boy Blues“.  The book penned by legendary author, Mr. James Earl Hardy was in fact his debut to publishing world. The interest in this work has not diminished since it’s release in 1994.

Posted in: Books, Entertainment
Margarita, With a Straw
By October 30, 2014 Read More →

Margarita, With a Straw

An Indian director is hoping her new film will throw a spotlight on gay rights in a country where homosexuality remains taboo and little progress has been made on repealing a colonial-era law banning gay sex.

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Laverne Cox Makes A Statement With The ‘T’ Word
By October 22, 2014 Read More →

Laverne Cox Makes A Statement With The ‘T’ Word

Laverne Cox, the transgender breakout star of Netflix’ hit series Orange is The New Black, is advancing further into the realm of trans awareness with a new documentary.

Posted in: LGBT, Television
Kimberly Davis brings Church to the dancefloor
By October 14, 2014 Read More →

Kimberly Davis brings Church to the dancefloor

This week, D1 Music releases its next fiery track from disco diva Kimberly Davis, “Speak No Evil”. It marks the label’s fourth collaboration with the lead singer of Nile Rogers’ band Chic.

Posted in: Entertainment, R&B
Disney: ‘Lion King’ Musical is Top-grossing Box-office Production of All Time
By October 8, 2014 Read More →

Disney: ‘Lion King’ Musical is Top-grossing Box-office Production of All Time

NEW YORK— The stage musical of “The Lion King” has generated the highest total box office of any production in any entertainment medium, with worldwide takings of more than $6.2 billion, a spokesman for Walt Disney Co. said on Monday. The musical, which has been running on Broadway since 1997 and has been playing around […]

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Hollywood discriminates against gay actors, claims LGBT thinktank report
By September 14, 2014 Read More →

Hollywood discriminates against gay actors, claims LGBT thinktank report

More than 50% of acting union members consulted by UCLA academics say film-makers are biased against LGBT performers More than half of gay actors in Hollywood believe film-makers are biased against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) performers, according to a new study The report from the Williams Institute, a thinktank on gay issues at […]

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Stanley Bennett Clay’s Ritual set to open
By September 6, 2014 Read More →

Stanley Bennett Clay’s Ritual set to open

On August 29, 2014—Chas. Floyd Johnson and SBC Productions presented the Off-Broadway premiere of Stanley Bennett Clay’s award-winning play “Ritual,” set to open September 20, 2014 at the 777 Theatre, 777 8th Avenue, NY 10036. “Ritual” will perform Saturday afternoons at 2:30 pm for a limited run.

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By September 2, 2014 Read More →

Hard to Get

New South African movie Hard to Get, a love story set in Johannesburg’s crime underworld, opened the 35th Durban International Film Festival.

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