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Specifically, a trans employee resource group at the streaming company is staging the protest after the company seemingly stood by Chappelle and suspended a trans staffer.

The Georgia congresswoman who has embraced the zany conspiracy theories of QAnon and the like is catching proper criticism on Twitter.

Billy Porter inched one step closer to capturing the elusive EGOT quarter of awards, this after making history during last night’s Emmy Awards. The Pose star is the first openly gay Black man to win the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series award.

NFL free agent Ryan Russell shared his sexual orientation in a moving essay and revealed that he was bisexual. The 27-year-old defensive end believes that the league is ready to accept a play that is part of the LGBTQ community.

Rachel Dolezal is back on the slander block once again after hopping on Twitter to let folks know her sexual orientation, something nobody was asking for. In her support for Pride Month, the transracial Dolezal shared that she was bisexual and Twitter has been cooking her up like unseasoned burgers on the grill.

Kevin Fret, a popular rap artist in Puerto Rico and openly gay, was murdered this week while riding a motorcycle. The area in where he was shot and killed is one of the busiest in the United States territory.

Travis Scott found himself in the middle of a controversy after a version of artist David LaChapelle’s album cover for his latest project Astroworld edited out transgender model Amanda Lepore. On Friday (Aug. 3), Ne-Yo doesn’t directly address the matter but says Hip-Hop needs to step up and embrace the LGBTQ community.

The Migos caught backlash from the LGBT community for comments they made, although they were moved to apologize. However, Offset has reignited the divide after rapping on a guest feature that he “cannot vibe with queers” thus sparking new outrage.

Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant signed a bill  into law Tuesday that will have a major impact on the LGBT community in the state. House Bill 1523 would allow businesses to ban service to same-sex couples from entering their establishments and the language in the law spreads an even further divisive tone.

The backlash from Azealia Banks recent anti-gay slur isn’t going over to well with the LGBT community but the controversial rap starlet refuses to apologize or budge from her stance.

Taye Diggs is currently starring in the titular role in Broadway’s Hedwig and the Angry Inch production, but 50 Cent doesn’t give a damn.

Those who follow male fashion blogger and TV personality B. Scott know that the openly gay fashionista’s style errs on the side of hyper-feminine. However, when Scott was hosting BET’s red carpet on Sunday as part of the 2013 BET Awards, his style was noticeably toned down.