by Michael Arceneaux onOctober 28, 2010
The "It Gets Better" campaign gives gay teens hope, but what about real change?
by Jacque Reid onOctober 27, 2010
Some black women thought Tyler Perry came close to saying he was gay on The Oprah Winfrey Show last week, but others heard something very different. Why the disconnect?
by Shani O. Hilton onOctober 14, 2010
Despite the college's reaction to a Vibe article, some people believe you can be a Morehouse man in high heels (or a do-rag).
by Lauren Williams onOctober 14, 2010
New Web series launched on National Coming Out Day.
by Brentin Mock onOctober 12, 2010
Antoine Dodson, concerned brother and YouTube sensation, talks to The Root about his BET Hip Hop Awards performance, sex crimes in black communities and his thoughts on Bishop Eddie Long's accusers.
June 17, 2009
If you're gay and work for the government, this works out nicely. If not, you're probably still going to be ticked off...
by Cord Jefferson onJune 12, 2009
The gay community has every right to claim its place in the civil rights struggle. But there was a reason Martin Luther King Jr. and Bayard Rustin wore suits. In a politically important moment for the gay community, thongs and theatrics don’t cut it.
June 4, 2009
The block is very hot in California on myriad issues. How can the gay community make sure their struggle doesn't fall by the wayside?
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