WATCH NOW: Black LGBT Activists Go to The White House & Capitol Hill
ShareTweet A contingent of more than 100 black LGBT activists and community leaders convened on Capitol Hill for the National Black Justice Coalition’s second annual “Out on the Hill Black Leadership Summit” event during the Congressional Black Caucuses annual legislative conference. NoMoreDownLow.TV correspondent Rodney Nickens, Jr. reports from the week-long conference that focused on advocating [...]Read more
In Case You Missed It: President Obama at LGBT Fundraiser in New York
ShareTweet With the advancement of marriage equality in New York last week, you may have missed President Barack Obama’s speech at a LGBT DNC fundraiser in New York City. He is the first president to address a LGBT group. He spoke on current issues that we face as a nation. And was briefly interrupted by protesters. [...]Read more
State of the Union: Our President Supports the Gay Community
ShareTweet President Obama’s State of the Union Address is on TV this week. As the LGBT community debates whether he’s done enough (Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell), whether he should have already done more (full marriage equality), let’s step back for a second and remind ourselves how far we’ve come. Our President of the United States [...]Read more
Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell – Would You Date a Bisexual Man?
ShareTweet We just premiered an all-new episode of NoMoreDownLow.TV! NoMoreDownLow.TV Episode 104 Features: The untold story of Cpl. Evelyn Thomas discussing Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, discrimination she suffered in the military and its personal impact; An interview with openly gay and former QVC host Dale Madison talks his journey launching the first African product theme hour [...]Read more
Oprah & Openly Gay Bill T. Jones Honored at Kennedy Center
ShareTweet The Kennedy Center Honors were incredible! So proud to see an openly gay black man, sitting alongside Paul McCartney, Oprah Winfrey, Merle Haggard and President Obama! Bill T. Jones was being honored for his incredible contributions to the arts and when the honorees were first announced the President didn’t shy away from the fact [...]Read more
President Obama Signs “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” Repeal!
ShareTweet Add this to the list of things that President Obama has done! At the press conference, President Obama said…. “This morning, I am proud to sign a law that will bring an end to “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” …. This will will strengthen our national security and uphold the ideals that our fighting men [...]Read more