Essence Seeks Gay Parents

We frequently hear talk about how positive gay images are not portrayed in the African American community. Well, here is an opportunity to help change that. I just received this email and am posting it with the hopes that you forward and share it with others as well. We really need an overwhelming response to this.

ESSENCE magazine is looking to PROFILE a gay African-American couple who have adopted Black children separately or together and have blended them into a loving family.
If you fit that profile or know anyone and think they'll be good, let me know by 10 am. Wednesday, Feb. 3rd.
THANK YOU!

Anare V. Holmes
producer@pridetv.org
Anchor/Executive Produer
Pride & Politics
People-TV Comcast Channel 24

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4 comments:

Cocoa Rican February 03, 2010 5:21 AM  

We've thought about adoption - still thinking about it even - but right now, we're still hangin' with the ONE little man we have. Interesting story though....when do they plan to air it?

Lyrically speaking February 03, 2010 10:24 AM  

Hey Ty, great to know i'm not the only one blogging these days here,lol, feeling kinda lonesome in blogworld...I guess everyone is chilling in Facebook...how are you? miss you much

yet another black guy February 05, 2010 12:57 PM  

I have 2 step kids with my ex that i dearly love, though am not in contact with often enough.

BTW, HAPPY BIRTHDAY!

Toy Couture February 05, 2010 2:24 PM  

I hate I missed this, I know a couple that fit the profile perfectly. And we so need these type of images in main stream media

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