Tag Archives: Coming out

Madonna Talks… “I’m the new old Madonna.”

Over the course of her grandiose career, Madonna has been connected to a wide community of gay men. She has been an artistic collaborator, a political ally, and employer, a friend, and a sister. She was both an early and vocal warrior in the fight against HIV and AIDS and[...]

Cyndi Lauper on her “love affair” with LGBT community

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: One of my favorite events of the year is the LA Gay & Lesbian Center’s Evening With Women which benefits its services for women which include legal assistance, domestic violence services, health and services and cultural arts programs. I have some wonderful memories from past events including interviewing[...]

Lady Gaga using fame to make a difference for LGBT community

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Lady Gaga has turned out to be a wonderful LGBT ally and she is using her immense fame to try and make a difference. After Sunday’s MTV Video Music Awards, she spoke with Ellen DeGeneres in the video above about her campaign to have the military’s anti-gay Don’t[...]

Cyndi Lauper brings awareness to LGBT youth suicide

HollywoodNews.com: Thank God for Cyndi Lauper and her Give A Damn campaign which features people in a series of videos who really care about equality. I want to share this newest one that is about LGBT youth suicide in which Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Lily Tomlin, Judith Light and Mae Whitman. Mae points[...]

NFL’s Scott Fujita speaks out about LGBT equality

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Former New Orleans Saints linebacker Scott Fujita, now playing with the Cleveland Browns, has been doing something extraordinary for a professional football player in the prime of his career: he has been speaking out for LGBT equality. Straight allies are critical to the LGBT equal rights movement and[...]

Clay Aiken says being “gay is not news”

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: I learned recently how a lot of Clay Aiken fans don’t like a big deal being made about their star being gay. I did a short item on his new tour and album and noted that they were his first since coming out publicly last year. I got[...]