Outfest Fusion gives LGBT filmmakers from diverse backgrounds not just a voice — but screen time

Outfest Fusion gives LGBT filmmakers from diverse backgrounds not just a voice — but screen time

As the recent #OscarsSoWhite movement has highlighted, being a person of color in Hollywood isn’t easy. But when that person of color is also an open member of the LGBT community, the experience is even more difficult, and proper access to the industry is doubly difficult. Aiming to ease such hurdles is Outfest Fusion, a […]

New York Gov. Cuomo announces regulations to prevent gay ‘conversion therapy’

New York Gov. Cuomo announces regulations to prevent gay ‘conversion therapy’

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Saturday announced regulations to prevent “conversion therapy,” a practice aimed at changing an individual’s sexual orientation or gender identity, in the Empire State. Conversion therapy aims to transform gays and lesbians into heterosexuals. It has been denounced by several leading medical groups, including the American Psychological Association, which says […]