Arts & Entertainment

28th Annual Lambda Literary Award Winners Announced

  New York, NY – The winners of the 28th Annual Lambda Literary Awards ( the “Lammys” ) were announced last night in a gala ceremony hosted by comedienne Kate Clinton at NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts. The Lambda ceremony brought together over 500 attendees, sponsors, and celebrities to celebrate excellence in LGBT(…)

June is GLBT Book Month; Nation’s Libraries Stand Firm in Support of GLBT Literature

In a year when Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender (GLBT) communities are facing divisive “religious freedom” and “bathroom privacy” legislation, libraries are working against legislating discrimination by fostering acceptance through the power of books. The American Library Association (ALA), and hundreds of libraries will celebrate June 2016 as GLBT Book Month™, a nationwide celebration of(…)

Real O’Neals Renewed Despite Right-Wing Outcry

ABC has renewed The Real O’Neals, the sitcom about an Irish Catholic Chicago family with a gay son, for a second season despite the efforts of right-wing groups that had denounced the show as anti-Christian and excessively sexual. One Million Moms, a project of the American Family Association (an anti-LGBT hate group), had urged sponsors(…)