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Mary Lambert Wants Transgender People To Be More 'Accurately Represented'
Watch the full interview with Mary Lambert here. Singer-songwriter Mary Lambert, who shot to fame when her powerful voice
Rapper Warren G: Judge Performers By Their Music, Not Their Sexuality
Pollo Del Mar
Drag queen on the SF social, political, editorial and fundrais...
When Warren G first topped charts in 1994 with his inescapable hit "Regulate," featuring fellow West Coast rapper Nate Dogg, hip hop was no place for gays. In recent years, that has started to change... slowly.
Catch Up With Grammy Wedding Couple Yawar Charlie and Jason Miller -- SPEAK UP WITH JIMMY (VIDEO)
Blogger - JimmyWin.com; diversity & innovation advocate; found...
They were one of 33 couples -- including same-sex couples -- who said "I do" in a mass wedding at the 2014 Grammy Awards.
'Are My Dads Gay?'
Changing diapers, minds and habits, sometimes all in one day
Last night my son, Javier, and I were driving in the car listening to Macklemore's song, "Same Love," which mentions that when the singer was a kid, he thought he might be gay. "Macklemore's gay!" Javier said, both matter-of-factly and with great joy.
Love In Periphery: Gay Relationship, Straight Friendships
Artist, interrupter, advocate, social satirist, filmmaker, per...
Playing straight was probably the biggest roles of our careers. While we subsisted, we became the Best Men at their weddings
I am happy to be the son of a lesbian mom. There's no place for your hate toward gay and lesbian people.
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis's 'Same Love' Gets Anti-Gay Makeover By Christian Rapper Bizzle
H/T Towleroad "If you care about children, this thing ought to appall you because gay marriage is bad for children," Fischer
A Sherwani is Worth a Thousand Words: "Same Love" at the Grammys
Strategic Communications Consultant
The Grammys presented an image that quietly disqualified those fears and judgments, an image captured in what should be seen as the beautifully universal light of love.
Macklemore Takes Heat For 'Dykes And Drag Queens' Tweet
The Huffington Post reached out to Macklemore for comment and further contextualization of the tweet but did not receive
Gay Marriages On Grammys Slammed By Bryan Fischer Because Same-Sex Parenting Is 'Child Abuse'
Last year, Fischer slammed marriage equality as "pseudo, counterfeit," and "fake," before noting, "I refer to homosexual
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Newlywed Gay Couple Dishes On Getting Married At The Grammy Awards
Macklemore was joined for the gig by his producing partner, Ryan Lewis, and singer Mary Lambert to play the hit single "Same Love." Hours before the show, news leaked that Macklemore and Madonna's performance would host the marriage ceremonies of 33 couples, to be officiated by Queen Latifah.
Macklemore's 'Same Love' Performance Features God At The Grammy's, Twitter Reacts
But many appreciated and felt validated by Macklemore's statement: Reactions to the performance on Twitter were mixed, but
Matrimonial Bliss Abounds At Macklemore's Grammy Performance
Macklemore hit the stage at the Staples Center on Sunday (Jan. 26) for a performance at the 56th annual Grammy Awards.
Macklemore's Grammys Performance Includes Madonna, 33 Weddings During 'Same Love' (VIDEO)
The 30-year-old rapper was joined for the gig by his producing partner, Ryan Lewis, and singer Mary Lambert to play the hit
Le1f, Gay Rapper, Blasts 'Transphobic' Criticism
James Michael Nichols
Openly gay rapper Le1f took to Twitter last night to address criticism over allegations of transphobia from the Twitterverse
Macklemore Taught Me How to Make an Impact
17-year-old fashion + entertainment blogger
Being a straight, bi-racial, teenage girl growing up in Northern California I'm often told that I don't understand the racial struggle faced by African-Americans, or that because I'm a teenager, I don't know about the "real issues." But that doesn't mean I can't stand up for someone else's rights.
Bro Porn: Heterosexualizing Straight Men's Anti-Homophobia Stances
What do the Warwick University men's rowing team and Macklemore have in common? They are all young, straight, attractive, white men taking a public stance against homophobia and receiving a lot of credit for it.
LGBT Youth Challenges To Be Documented In New Photo, Interview Project From Macklemore Artist
Read more about Adenau's project via his Kickstarter here, and be sure to check out his website. An outspoken visual artist
Desperately Seeking Music Equality: Looking Beyond Macklemore's 'Same Love' Success
Student, Stanford University
Queer recording artists who have been singing out loud before any major media outlet would have celebrated it, and who write about the wide range of issues that plague the LGBTQ community, truly represent the rawness of our diverse community.
Not Again! 'Same Love' School Censorship
Decorated Navy Veteran, Activist and Dearborn, Mich. resident
"Same Love" has become a cultural measuring stick, a way of testing acceptance of gays and lesbians in any environment. Can you play it at work? Does it play on your radio station? Can your teacher play it at school? It's the perfect thermometer for the chilly LGBT climate.
North Carolina Teacher Disciplined For Playing Macklemore's 'Same Love' Video In Class
Alexander County Schools Associate Superintendent Dr. Jeff Peal told local outlet The Taylorsville Times that school officials
Anti-Gay Listener Berates Radio Host For Playing Macklemore's 'Same Love'
James Michael Nichols
The host of Artimis Radio on 92.9 FM in Indiana had no idea that playing Macklemore and Ryan Lewis' hit "Same Love" would
The Age of the Progressive Rapper
Freelance writer, BOFCA member
While nobody will ever mistake Macklemore as the next Dylan, he enters the mainstream at a precarious time for both hip hop and gay rights.
Le1f, Gay Rapper, Blasts Macklemore For 'Same Love' Success
James Michael Nichols
Le1f is blasting rapper Macklemore's success after last Sunday's Video Music Awards performance. Others claim that the video
Macklemore's 'Same Love': The Atypical Summer Hit
Journalism Student at Boston University
In this song, he stands up for his family and what he believes in, putting himself out there to receive public criticism. Controversy and insightful lyrics have definitely made "Same Love" a hit.
Hip-Hop Hooray for Us Gays?
Writer and teacher
There's Macklemore and Ryan Lewis' song "Same Love," in which Mary Lambert's voice repeats, "She keeps me warm, she keeps me warm," evoking a sultry, strong anthem for women who love women, and Macklemore points to the hip-hop community as an oppressor.
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