To kick off Pride Month, acclaimed actress Aunjanue Ellis confirmed she is bisexual.  During the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon, the Academy Award-nominated actress confirmed her sexual orientation with a subtle but bold statement. Ellis wore a red Dolce and Gabanna suit with the word “Queer” embroidered in Swarovski crystals. Following the event, the […]

Both Apple and Nike have dropped their annual Pride-edition Apple Watch loops to support the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia.

When you take a look at the most prominent figures there isn’t much diversity in terms of race.


The city is the home of a lasting legacy.

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The city is the home of a lasting legacy.

  While many in the LGBTQ+ community participated in Pride celebrations across the country this weekend, there were some who took the annual celebration back to it’s roots: resistance. Protesters hit the streets at parades across the country New York City, Chicago, D.C., and plenty of other cities to fight for a variety of causes, […]

While many corporate entities have demonstrated their support for Pride month, Nike’s #BeTrue collection might be the best one we’ve seen thus far. One of the sneaker giant’s promotional video features Leiomy Maldonado, a Nuyorican trans woman who has been owning the queer ballroom scene for well over a decade. The video features a heartfelt, poetic […]