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In ballroom, members also known as ‘kids’ of competing houses grace the runway serving their best moves and faces to earn the admiration and respect of the crowd and judges. Ballroom is a competitive but loving culture of mostly black and brown queer people looking to express themselves freely and be a part of a […]

Interscope Records rounded up an A-list roster to record a heartfelt tribute song dedicated to the 49 victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando.

Gracing the cover of OUT magazine's OUT 100 issue as "Ally of the Year" comes as no surprise -- Obama is likely to go down in history as one of the most progressive presidents, if not the only one who has fought so tirelessly for LGBTQ rights.

Amber Rose has been really on her grind this year, and she’s wrapping it up with her Slut Walk coming up, as well as a major television appearance. The model has been signed on to be a guest star on Black-ish this season, joining the likes of tons of other big names. [Complex] Major Lazer has […]

Model, actress, singer, LGBT community supporter, and now…beatboxer? It seems like there’s nothing Cara Delevingne can’t do. While stopping by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night for Paper Towns promotion, Delevingne—never accused of being camera-shy—put her beatboxing skills on full display. Her flow was so on point that a member from The Roots, Fallon’s house […]

Logo Network’s second annual Trailblazer Honors awards ceremony was filmed last night. During the ceremony, President Obama appeared in a video message and talked about what Logo’s progress means in terms of America’s acceptance of the LGBT community. President Obama even gave a nod to Caitlyn Jenner. The taped event, which will premiere this Saturday at […]

In this week’s news of Iggy Azalea canceling appearances, the “Fancy” emcee has backed out of her slated Pittsburgh Pride Parade headlining show following backlash from protesters and a city official. New York Magazine reported that several LGBT groups boycotted the musical selection, stemming from Iggy’s “insensitive” history with regard to homophobic and racist remarks. The resistance went all […]

It’s officially LGBT Pride Month, and what a kick-off it’s been. On June 1st, Caitlyn Jenner practically stopped the world when she debuted on the cover of Vanity Fair magazine. She quickly became the top trending topic on Twitter, and the first user to reach 1 million followers in four hours, so there’s no doubt […]

Since first entering our homes in the Neflix hit Orange Is The New Black, Laverne Cox has become a household name. In addition to OITNB, Cox has enjoyed success as the first transgender woman to cover TIME magazine and to win a Daytime Emmy. Through it all, she’s brought awareness to the LGBT movement and has put […]

Police in New York City are searching for four men who are accused of making anti-gay comments and brutally attacking a transgender woman in the Bushwick area of Brooklyn. The attack, which occurred on Sunday just before 11:30 p.m., has left the victim in critical condition. From CBS Local: Police said the four men walked […]

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Coming out of the closet to the world is never easy. Especially when you’re a college football standout entering the macho world of the NFL. Michael Sam took the sports world by storm back in February when he announced in an interview with Chris Connelly on ESPN’s Outside the Lines that he was gay, becoming […]

President Obama is no stranger to the fist-bump. He does it with his wife, First Lady Michelle Obama. He does it with awkward politicians before he delivers the State of the Union address. And apparently he hands them out when someone makes a really great joke. That’s just what happened during the President’s trip to […]