BET.com, homepage of Black Entertainment Television (BET), has released a video series of interviews with LGBT people of color in the media. The videos highlight the experiences of six different LGBT people of color who are celebrities in a variety of roles, from professional basketball player to New York Times bestselling author, all being interviewed by entertainment editor of BET.com and out journalist Clay Cane. Watch the intimate interviews with NBA player Jason Collins, bestselling author Janet Mock, rapper Fly Young Red, broadway star Billy Porter, WNBA player Brittney Griner, and R&B singer Monifa below, and be sure to visit BET.com's LGBT pride page to explore more articles about LGBT people of color in the media.
Jason Collins, Janet Mock and more help BET celebrate Pride
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Today, GLAAD released a media guide for journalists covering stories related to LGBT nondiscrimination, in collaboration with a coalition of state and national LGBT advocacy organizations.