Category Archives: Arts/Entertainment/Media

NLGJA Announces 2014 Inductees Into LGBT Journalists Hall of Fame


For Immediate Release: July 23, 2014 Media Contact: Bach Polakowski 202-588-9888 or Bach@nlgja.org NLGJA Announces 2014 Inductees Into LGBT Journalists Hall of Fame Washington, D.C.— The National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association (NLGJA) announced today the 2014 inductees into the … Continue reading

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NLGJA Announces 2014 Excellence in Journalism Award Winners and Honorees


For Release: July 23, 2014 Media Contact: Bach Polakowski 202-588-9888 or Bach@nlgja.org NLGJA Announces 2014 Excellence in Journalism Award Winners and Honorees  Washington, D.C.- Today the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association (NLGJA) announces the recipients of its Excellence in … Continue reading

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Tony Kushner on Suffering Actors, the Wayward Left and the ‘Dream’ of Revolution


Emily Wilson | Truthdig | June 18, 2014   Tony Kushner poses at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis in 2009. AP/Craig Lassig   For someone who finds writing tortuous, Tony Kushner does a lot of it. Probably best known for his … Continue reading

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Film: Pride Is For All Ages


BEFORE YOU KNOW IT   Documentary comes to Lake Worth as part of national theatrical tour to shed light on issues facing LGBT elders   (Lake Worth, Florid) Film festival favorite BEFORE YOU KNOW IT comes to the Lake Worth … Continue reading

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“Trans Bodies, Trans Selves: A Resource for the Transgender Community”


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alana Podolsky, 212.726.6057; alana.podolsky@oup.com                Cathy Renna, 917.757.6123; cathy@targetcue.com   There will be a book launch party held in Manhattan on May 20th for anyone interested in attending  please let me know. OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS … Continue reading

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“God and the Gay Christian” by Matthew Vines: A Review


Erin Nanasi | Forward Progressives | April 16, 2014 As one of fifty online writers chosen to review “God and the Gay Christian” by Matthew Vines prior to publication, I admit, I had some preconceptions. I thought I would be … Continue reading

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Robin Roberts Has A Message For People Who Criticized Her For Not Coming Out Earlier


EDITORS | Queerty | April 15, 2014 News flash: Some people like their anonymity. This is what’s right for me. Love is love, and I’m grateful to have that. Sometimes there’s a stigma attached to how people view you if you’re … Continue reading

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Why Is Newsweek’s Parent Company Publishing Op-Eds From ‘Ex-Gay’ Charlatans?


Evan Hurst | Truth Wins Out | April 11, 2014 Recently, eyebrows were raised when it was reported that one of the new owners of Newsweek, Johnathan Davis, had expressed support in the past for the consumer fraud known as “ex-gay” therapy, … Continue reading

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Stephen Colbert Named Letterman Replacement


Aly Weisman | Business Insider | Reader Supported News | April 10, 2014 he CBS Television Network today announced that Stephen Colbert, the host, writer and executive producer of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning “The Colbert Report,” will succeed David Letterman … Continue reading

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