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'Empire's Jussie Smollett Set For Chairman's Honor At NAACP Image Awards

'Empire's Jussie Smollett Set For Chairman's Honor At NAACP Image Awards
He’s cute, talented, gay and will be an NAACP Image Award winner very soon. Jussie Smollett, who plays singer-songwriter Jamal Lyon on Fox’s hit drama Empire, is set as one of eight recipients of the NAACP Chairman’s Award. The honor, which will be presented at the 47th annual NAACP Image Awards next month, is given in recognition of special achievement and distinguished... Read more »

NAACP Seeing More Gay?

This is huge news: The NAACP’s newly revived Worcester chapter elected a 28-year-old openly gay black man as its president this month…and, he’s really hot! Founded more than a century ago to promote black equality, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is showing remarkable diversity in its leadership ranks — the result... Read more »