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November 6, 2012

Gay, Black and Depressed: A New Film Seeks to Tell This Story

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Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be gay and black?  The pressure on those in the gay community is tremendous, especially within the black church.  The black community has yet to completely grapple with the gay culture and find emotional safe havens for our sons who find themselves on the tough side of the relationship conversation.  Our denial leads to an out of control HIV infection rate, as…

Judge Forces Polling Place to Cover Obama Mural

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At the Franklin School in Philadelphia, a mural of President Obama caused quite the fevered outrage among conservatives. One person tweeted, “Unreal: Obama mural inside polling place in Philly. No wonder they are kicking out GOP officials.” In response to the uproar, a judge ordered the polling place to cover the image of Obama, which was expected. It makes perfect sense that this mural should be covered. What doesn’t make…