VIctoryFund

XFINITY LGBTQ Community Recommendations: Victory Fund

While all LGBTQ organizations are important to advancing equality, the methods deployed for securing that advancement vary. Victory Fund is the only national LGBTQ organization with a mission to elect more LGBTQ leaders at every level of government. They work tirelessly to change the face and voice of America's politics by aiding in the election […]

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XFINITY LGBTQ Community Recommendations: NCLR

The National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) is a national legal organization committed to advancing the civil and human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people as well as their families through litigation, legislation, policy and public education. Founded in 1977, NCLR serves as a nonprofit, public-interest law firm that litigates precedent-setting cases at the […]

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AdvocateBlog

XFINITY LGBTQ Community Recommendations: The Advocate

The oldest and largest gay magazine in the United States, The Advocate, is the world's leading source of LGBTQ news and politics. The historic magazine, which was inspired by a police raid of a Los Angeles gay bar, has grown to become a prominent voice for topics related to the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender […]

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James Franco Says He Didn’t Want To Host Oscars

By Steve Pond LOS ANGELES (TheWrap) - Remember that disastrous Academy Awards show back in February? Well, it wasn't James Franco's fault that he was a lousy host. In fact, he didn't even want the gig and acted dull on purpose. Four months after a brief Twitter-fueled tiff in which he criticized Oscar writer Bruce […]

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Best Actor: Sean Penn, “Milk”

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Milk/141776/946473832/Milk%3A-Is-It-Me/embed 420 355] . The greatest actor of his generation, Sean Penn won the Best Actor award for his starring role in Milk, the story of openly gay San Francisco supervisor Harvy Milk, who was assassinated along with the city's mayor, George Moscone, by fellow supervisor Dan White. "You commie homo-loving sons of guns," […]

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Best Original Screenplay: Dustin Lance Black For ‘Milk’

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Milk/141776/957131885/Milk/embed 420 355] . Standing tall and elegant, Dustin Lance Black accepted the Best Original Screenplay Oscar for his work on Milk. "Harvey [Milk] gave me his story and I just thought it was time to pass it on," Black said afterward, before quietly breaking into tears. He added the moment they first saw […]

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