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17 LGBT Political Moments That Made Us Proud This Year

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 06.18.2013 | Gay Voices

Happy Pride Month! In honor of the occasion, we're taking a look at some of the best lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) political momen...

WATCH: Critics Slam Obama's Message To Black America

Posted 06.05.2013 | Black Voices

President Obama's Morehouse commencement speech attracted a great deal of attention. The commander-in-chief's message to young black men of the presti...

What I Soaked Up From the President's Speech to Morehouse Grads: Reflections on a Transformative Black Male Agenda

Roderick Carey | Posted 07.22.2013 | Black Voices
Roderick Carey

If you see a black man smiling wider or poking out his chest more than usual this week, you can probably assume that his excitement was caused, at least in part, by the rousing address given by President Barack Obama at the Morehouse College commencement.

On a Black Queer Morehouse Commencement

Jafari S. Allen | Posted 07.22.2013 | Gay Voices
Jafari S. Allen

For me, having taught "Genealogies of Black LGBTQ/SGL Culture and Politics," the first LGTBQ studies course at Morehouse and only the second at a historically black college, this semester, President Obama's small utterance in his commencement address is groundbreaking.

Obama To Grads: 'Be The Best Father You Can Be'

Posted 05.20.2013 | Parents

On Sunday, President Obama gave the all-male graduating class of Morehouse College very important advice for their futures during his commencement spe...

Barack Obama's Morehouse Moment

Jarrett L. Carter | Posted 07.19.2013 | Black Voices
Jarrett L. Carter

Barack Obama visited Morehouse College on Sunday to give a refrain on the responsibility of Morehouse Men and black America to find dignity and progress in self-reliance, a refrain that has simultaneously proven exciting and excruciating for African Americans over the last four years.