Newark will celebrate Gay Pride from July 13-16

Newark Gay Pride is next month. The 2017 event is called Power in Pride and will be a four-day celebration in various locations in...

“RuPaul’s Drag Race” contestant Alexis Michelle is eliminated but wants to...

No one was eagerly anticipating her entrance into the RuPaul's Drag Race workroom more than Alexis Michelle. As someone who has tried out, literally,...

Caitlyn Jenner’s painful growing pains

Commentary When June approaches, I always like to reflect on the pantheon in our LGBT community. However, when it comes to Caitlyn Jenner, it is...

Patti Labelle, Nelly Furtado, and Tegan & Sara at NYC Pride

From legendary soul singers to indie pop bands, NYC Pride announced a new 3-day cultural experience featuring Patti LaBelle, Tegan and Sara, and Years...

Hetrick-Martin holds Youth Summit, “No More Drama”

More than 200 high school students from Newark Public Schools were in attendance with entertainer Harmonica Sunbeam, as Hetrick-Martin Institute-NJ welcomed the students for...

11 tips to plan for NYC Pride this weekend

NYC Pride is a massive annual event that brings together thousands of people from around the country — and around the world. Originally created...

Sandy Beach on the merry-go-round of life

Sandy Beach is the epitome of “Put your makeup on, fix your hair up pretty, and meet me tonight in Atlantic City.” Talking to...

Ivanka’s invisible friends

Commentary Did you have an invisible friend when you were a little kid? There's a lot to be said for an invisible friend; it...

Physical threats prompt professor to cancel trip to west coast

Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor has cancelled at least two upcoming west coast lectures due to threats and racist e-mails. Some of those emails specifically contained violent...

“RuPaul’s Drag Race” contestant Nina Bonina Brown is riding with wind

When you win a challenge that is Lady Gaga inspired, you know you are doing something right. That is exactly what Nina Bonina Brown...