marriage equality

Ah, Independence Day. The one day of the year that we Americans get to forget about this country’s severe obesity problem and call ourselves “the best” without being judged. We do actually have a lot to celebrate lately. Just last week, Obamacare was reaffirmed to be the law of the land, Confederate flags frayed by […]

With the Supreme Court ruling in favor of marriage equality for the LGBT community, many celebrities celebrated by sharing support on social media. Socialite/entrepreneur Amber Rose and her bestie Blac Chyna celebrated the historic ruling by dressing in matching white pant suits and showing up on the 2015 BET Awards red carpet together. We caught […]

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Confronting the stigma that millennial artists are less inclined to marry their craft with social issues, the 2015 BET Awards stood out as not only

Contrary to popular belief, Disney World is not the happiest place on earth. It’s Target. Because, duh. Aside from being your one-stop shop for all the things you didn’t know you needed when you walked into its automatic sliding doors just to pick up a tube of toothpaste, it’s now one-upped its awesomeness a little over […]

After watching Ri and Shakira's "Can't Remember To Forget You" video it got us thinking...

Want proof that kids are really listening to what you say…all the time? Then ask them how they really feel about pretty adult subject matter. Like gay marriage. The guys that brought you the Cheerios Commercial reaction video are at it again and this time, they’ve asked a group of cute kids (aged 5-13) a […]

Hip-Pop Hooray! A bill to legalize same-sex marriage in Hawaii will advance to the House after being passed by the Senate with 20 “aye” votes and four “no” votes. Read about it, here…[Buzzfeed] Well, this is scary. A Wisconsin man dressed as a clown is being accused of dangling a child upside down from an […]

It’s a celebration, b*tches! As gay marriage became legal in New Jersey at 12:01 Monday morning, everyone’s favorite Newark superhero mayor and new Senate-elect Cory Booker officiated nine weddings (seven same-sex and two heterosexual) at City Hall. “It is officially past midnight, marriage is equal in New Jersey,” Booker told the crowd to kick off the […]

Well this is good news, but can we believe it? Russia’s president, Vladimir Putin, offered his assurance that athletes who display a rainbow flag during the Winter Olympics in Sochi would not be punished by the country’s new anti-gay law. He even insisted that gays are not discriminated against in his country. “I assure you […]

The day was August 28, 1963. Countless numbers of people, ranging from all different skin shades from all over the world were headed to Washington, D.C. for one of the most momentous events since America’s founding. Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. led a march in the nation’s capitol to deliver a strong message to […]

On August 24, 2013, tens of thousands of people descended on the nation’s capitol to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s iconic “I Have a Dream” speech. The event, which was sponsored by the Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network, Martin Luther King III and the […]

A 9 to 5 vote on Tuesday by a committee of the state senate showed that the state of Illinois may be well on its way to giving gay couples the right to be married.  With Democrats in favor of the change and Republicans opposed, the state is trying to implement this new law before […]