Posts tagged "gay and black"

The Courage of CNN's Don Lemon

Former Chicago NBC Anchor Don Lemon is, arguably, changing the game. Now, a CNN anchor, Don Lemon recently posted a Twitter link to a New York Times article announcing his new book, Transparent, in stores on June 16, in which the anchorman reveals that he is gay. Lemon will become one of three openly gay anchors... Read more »

HBCU Summit Brings Gay, Lesbian and Transgender Issues to the Table

This event is the first of its kind. It brought together nine HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) to talk exclusively about LGBT issues on campuses, last month. Which is unheard of because it’s still considered a taboo subject on many Black college campuses. The summit took place at Atlanta’s HBCU Spelman College and they hoped open the dialogue... Read more »