Commentary: Gay is not the new black - CNN.com

Far from flowing rainbow flags, the sound of Lady Gaga and, quite honestly, white people, stands a nightclub just outside of Wicker Park in Chicago, Illinois, by the name of The Prop House.

The line to get in usually stretches down the block, and unlike many of the clubs in Boystown and Andersonville, this one plays hip-hop and caters to men who may or may not openly identify as gay, but without question are black and proud. Full Story »

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by Samuel W. Velsor IV - Jul. 18, 2009

I agree that there is in fact there is segregation in the gay bars and that in my opinion there is more of it now then there was in the 70's. I also agree that the Blacks are indeed proud of President Obama and are much more willing to wait and see, with what the President does to help the gay agenda. The White House meeting for gays was a big first step, while their stand on the Marriage Law hurt his (the President's) standing with all of GLBTQ persons / organizations.

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