Wanda Sykes’ comedy tour takes in her life

09/17/2013 3:34 pm1 comment
Wanda Sykes’ comedy tour takes in her life

By Olu Alemoru, Staff Writer It may be a bit of bad luck or comic schadenfreude, but the good people of Connecticut are about to be entertained by one of America’s funniest Black comics. Earlier this month Dave Chappelle verbally nuked Hartford — claiming he wouldn’t be sad if North [...]

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Transgender beating in Hollywood- $25,000 reward offered.

06/19/2013 2:17 pm2 comments
Hollywood Police captain Beatrice Girmala with pictures of suspects.

A $25,000 reward offered by the Los Angeles CityCouncil  for information leading to the arrest of the  of four men who seriously assaulted a transgender woman in Hollywood last month. The victim,  Vivian Diego a 22years old,  was assaulted while walking to the Metro transit station on Hollywood Boulevard @ Argyle [...]

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PRIDE MARCHES ON

06/12/2013 1:14 am1 comment
Faces and fun Pride parade 2013

From City News Service WEST HOLLYWOOD — Tens of thousands of people Sunday lined the route of the 43rd L.A. Pride Parade, celebrating the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities. The colorful parade began at 11 a.m. at Crescent Heights Boulevard, and continued west along Santa Monica Boulevard to Robertson [...]

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Evangelical Lutherans elect first openly gay bishop

06/10/2013 11:49 pm17 comments
Evangelical Lutherans elect first openly gay bishop

By Dan Merica and Daniel Burke CNN For more than two decades, the Rev. R. Guy Erwin couldn’t officially be a priest in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. On May 31, he was elected a bishop. Erwin’s election signals a shift not only for the nation’s seventh largest church, [...]

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