Posts by Kimberley McLeod, GLAAD's Communities of African Descent Media Field Strategist

Black Enterprise Interviews 'Pariah' Writer/Director Dee Rees

Black Enterprise, the leading business, investing, and wealth-building resource for African Americans, profiled out filmmaker Dee Rees for National Coming Out Day. Read More

Civil Rights Icon and Georgia Representative John Lewis Speaks at Atlanta Pride

Civil rights icon and Georgia Democratic Representative John Lewis delivered a moving speech at Atlanta Pride over the weekend. Read More

Georgia Community Education Panel Addresses Issues Affecting LGBT People

On Thursday, October 6, “Partnering for Peace,” a community education panel discussing issues that affect the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, will take place in Hinesville, Ga. Read More

Ebony Magazine Spotlights Black Same-Sex Couples Raising Kids in the South

Ebony, a monthly magazine that focuses on the African-American community, features the story of Iesha McConnell and Terry Treadwell, a couple raising three children together in North Carolina, in their October issue. Read More

Guest Post: Isis King's Thoughts on All Stars Premiere

America's Next Top Model transgender contestant, Isis King, sounds off on about landing the winning photo of the week. Read More

Why The Game's Call For Rappers To Come Out Of The Closet Is Misguided

Darian Aaron, a journalist and GLAAD National People of Color Media Institute participant, explains why rapper The Game’s call for closeted gay rappers to come out is both welcomed and misguided.Read More

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