Black History Month News and Stories

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Robyn Banks Wants a Lot More Queer Black Talent at Your Nightlife Event

Editor’s note: Robyn Banks plans to close out Black History Month 2022 with a bang. As both a fierce drag performer and the Impulse Group NYC’s Events Director, Banks is launching a one-of-a-kind variety show for POC talent at Hush in Hell’s Kitchen on Sunday, Feb. 27. Called “Black and[…]

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Art
Fox Just Greenlit a Biopic About Groundbreaking Gay Choreographer Alvin Ailey

Fox Searchlight pictures just approved the development of an Alvin Ailey movie so let’s take a good look at how he changed American dance forever

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Culture
As Black History Month Comes to a Close, Be Sure to Follow These 11 Change-Makers, Trailblazers & Activists

As Black History Month ends, we look to 11 African-American leaders of the LGBT community who are the Marsha P. Johnsons and Bayard Rustins of today

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History
12 LGBT African-Americans Who Should Be on Everyone’s Radar This Black History Month

We look to 12 African-American leaders of the LGBT community — writers, activists, speakers, performers, thought leaders and change makers.

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