The U.S. Census Bureau found that same-sex couples raising children are likely to live in the South and be African American. One couple shares their beautiful story in EBONY's October issue.
Today is a historic day. Now gay, lesbian and bisexual service members can serve openly in the armed forces without fear of being discharged because of their orientation.
InspiHERed By spotlights phenomenal women in the Black queer community—everyone from artists to activists. Each week ELIXHER features someone whose personal journey and individual craft inspire us to dream bigger, laugh harder, and love deeper. This week we caught up with Nessette Falu, a Harlem native completing her doctorate at Rice University.
Last month, ELIXHER caught up with Saj Golde, star of the Showtime reality TV show The Real L Word, to chat about the importance of depicting Black lesbians in the media. It turns out that both Po and Dice, close friends of TV personality, La La, love ladies as well!