Wednesday, July 13, 2011
Here's a really good article about Michael Irving appearing on
the cover of the latest issue of OUT magazine.
As a friend pointed out, a straight black man appearing on
the cover of a national LGBT mag is major, and a big step up
for the black community.
Certainly there's a lot of damage to be undone by the likes of
David Tyree as a mouthpiece for NOM. Black folks have
been notoriously bad about anti-gay sentiment, confusingly
so based on their own experiences with prejudice, so here's
hoping this provides some help with that.
The article features some interesting bits, including
Irvin coming to terms with his own homophobia.
To read the article in its entirety online, go to: