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Ava DuVernay, Samira Wiley, and Gloria Carter receive honors at the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards

GLAAD Media Award recipients were announced in the remainder of this year’s categories for the 29th edition. Ross Mathews hosted the event and Melissa Etheridge and Adam Lambert opened the show with a duet to celebrate the 25 year anniversary of Etheridge’s breakthrough album YES I AM by performing an unforgettable new arrangement of her… Read More Ava DuVernay, Samira Wiley, and Gloria Carter receive honors at the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards

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Nneka Onuorah’s “My House” celebrates New York’s queer vogue ballroom culture

Viceland’s new series; My House, is a blessing seriously overdue, coming almost 30 years after ‘Paris is Burning’. The docu-series takes viewers inside New York’s queer vogue ballroom scene as it follows queer dancers Tati 007, Alex Mugler, Jelani Mizrahi, Lolita Balenciaga, and Relish Milan as they overcome personal challenges and prepare for competitions while ballroom… Read More Nneka Onuorah’s “My House” celebrates New York’s queer vogue ballroom culture

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Gloria Carter to accept Special Recognition Award onstage on behalf of her son JAY-Z for his song ‘Smile’ at the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards

GLAAD, the world’s largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, today announced that Ms. Gloria Carter will accept the Special Recognition Award onstage at the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York at the New York Hilton Midtown on Saturday, May 5. GLAAD previously announced that both Ava DuVernay and Samira Wiley would receive honors at the ceremony.… Read More Gloria Carter to accept Special Recognition Award onstage on behalf of her son JAY-Z for his song ‘Smile’ at the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards

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Troye Sivan talks “New Relationship” and how he cried when he found out he was gay.

In a recent interview, pop sensation; Troye Sivan opened up about coming out and understanding his attraction to men. In totally relatable terms he talks about how the revelation hit him so hard, it actually made him feel sick. The 22-year-old South-African born Australian singer spoke to Attitude and talked about his early gay days and the… Read More Troye Sivan talks “New Relationship” and how he cried when he found out he was gay.

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Ava DuVernay to be honoured with the Excellence in Media Award for intersectional advocacy at 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York

GLAAD, the world’s largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, today announced that filmmaker, director and screenwriter Ava DuVernay will be honoured at the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York at the New York Hilton Midtown on Saturday, May 5, 2018. GLAAD previously announced that Samira Wiley will receive the Vito Russo Award for her… Read More Ava DuVernay to be honoured with the Excellence in Media Award for intersectional advocacy at 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York

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Album of Reimagined Love Songs for the LGBTQ Community Features Artistic Vision of Kele Okereke among others

MGM Resorts International announced the release of UNIVERSAL LOVE, a collection of reimagined wedding songs for the LGBTQ community, celebrating the enduring and overwhelming power of love and music to unite. UNIVERSAL LOVE offers six newly recorded versions of iconic love songs that give same-sex couples a soundtrack for their own love stories and feature pronouns… Read More Album of Reimagined Love Songs for the LGBTQ Community Features Artistic Vision of Kele Okereke among others