Century later, reparations would begin a healing from Oklahoma’s horrific Tulsa Race Massacre

June 1st, 2021|

Ruins after Oklahoma’s Tulsa Race Massacre in June 1921. (Photo: Library of […]

Pastor Donnie McClurkin’s struggle with sexuality mirrors the Black Church’s / LGBTQ Nation

April 16th, 2021|

By Irene Monroe, April 16, 2021

In a recent episode of TV One’s […]

The Atlanta Shootings Were A Hate Crime. We Must Say So.

April 2nd, 2021|

Activists participate in a vigil in response to the Atlanta spa shootings […]

Pope Francis Flip-Flops On LGBTQ Church Inclusion — Again

March 23rd, 2021|

Pope Francis celebrates Mass at the Vatican in a Feb. 24, 2019, […]

In the Key of Queer: Gospel music is a calling, a gift from Black LGBTQ musicians’ hearts and souls

February 7th, 2021|

by Irene Monroe

Donnell LaRoque Patterson, chair of […]

Amanda Gorman’s Inauguration Poem Has Black Women Talking

January 28th, 2021|

by Irene Monroe

Amanda Gorman […]

Where Do We Go From Here, Redux

December 29th, 2020|

'I Can't Breathe' Protest Held After Man Dies In Police Custody In Minneapolis
A portrait of […]

History Has Me Hesitant About The Coronavirus Vaccine

December 12th, 2020|

Flu Vaccine
As the Food and Drug Administration moves to authorize an […]

Kamala Harris Stands On Shoulders Of Giants

November 9th, 2020|

President-Elect Joe Biden And Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris Address The Nation After Election Win
Vice President-elect […]

Is Pope Francis’s Support Of Civil Unions Just Lip Service?

October 28th, 2020|

By  Rev. Irene Monroe October 28, 2020

Pope Francis has expressed […]