Beyoncé and Jay-Z faced some criticism from the LGBTQ community after it was announced they would both receive the Vanguard Award at the GLAAD Media Awards. Queen Bey gave an emotional speech devoted to her late uncle, while Hov honored his mother during his moment to speak.
Jay-Z turned the heads of many on his latest studio album 4:44, in particular, the track “Smile” which referenced his mother coming out as a lesbian. The song garnered a “Special Recognition Award” from the GLAAD organization and delivered a moving speech at their 29th annual media awards.
With the endless amount of films that are churned out of movie studios each year, the concept of diversity seems to be an automatic assumption. GLAAD doesn’t seem to think so and for its second annual study of Hollywood studio content, which analyzes the number and role impact of LBGT characters in major films, they […]
Azealia Banks can’t get along with anybody. After much publicized spats with numerous rappers and personalities, she might have ruffled the feathers of something she can’t beat. GLAAD.
In the days after contributing CNN political analyst and journalist Roland S. Martin fired off a few tweets during Sunday’s Super Bowl contest heard around the world, the network is suspending the outspoken pundit for comments deemed offensive by GLAAD. Although Martin formally apologized after GLAAD relentlessly called for his termination, CNN suspended the analyst […]
The Gay Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) wants Roland Martin fired from CNN over comments he made on Twitter concerning David Beckham’s H&M commercial. Check out the coverage and the “controversial” tweet that has GLAAD’s panties in a bunch at The Urban Daily.