Posts by Megan Townsend, GLAAD's Entertainment Media Strategist

Coming to a church or theater near you: The New Black

The New Black follows six African-American faith leaders to explore how Black, faith, and LGBT communities intersected in Maryland's campaign for marriage equality, where the role of the Black church as the community's institutional pillar took on a whole new dynamic. The film is partnering with Tugg to bring The New Black to local theaters and churches for screenings, starting on National Coming Out Day October 11.

Brooke and Maggie, from Pivot's "Jersey Strong," talk about why their show isn't the usual "reality TV" fare

Pivot's new docu-series "Jersey Strong" premieres tomorrow; featuring Brooke, a criminal defense attorney who runs her own law firm with the help of her fiancé Maggie who oversees the office. We spoke with the couple about living together and working together and why it is important to tell the stories of families like theirs.


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