News | Topic: Celebrity
JoJo Siwa Wants To Be ‘A Role Model For People Who Love Love’
At 18, the “Dance Moms” and internet star is returning to reality TV as half of the first same-sex partnership on “Dancing With the Stars.” Read the article here.
JoJo Siwa To Compete On ‘Dancing With the Stars’ With Same-Sex Partner
This is the first time a same-sex pairing has competed in the U.S. version of the dance competition. Read the article here.
Josh Harris’s Message Remains The Same
According to Carl Trueman in this article for First Things, “Harris may have glued a different label on the bottles of life’s elixir that he is hawking, but he is still selling exactly the same product: Josh Harris.”
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Raiders’ Carl Nassib Announces He’s Gay, An NFL First
The Raiders defensive lineman came out in a statement posted to his Instagram account on Monday, becoming the first active player in the league to publicly identify as gay. Read the article here.
Elliot Page Flashes Abs, Smile In First Shirtless Photo
Page posted a poolside photo of himself soaking in the sun on Monday, marking the first shirtless photo he’s shared since undergoing “life-changing” and “lifesaving” top surgery, a procedure to remove breast tissue for transgender men, according to Mayo Clinic. Read the article here.
Stars Like Demi Lovato, Sam Smith Identify As Nonbinary – What Does That Mean?
It has become increasingly common for some people who identify as nonbinary use a singular “they/them” pronoun. Read the article here.
Demi Lovato Announces Non-Binary Identity
JoJo Siwa’s Coming-Out Showed How Gen Z Is Doing It Differently
The children’s entertainer announced she is queer in a way that feels different from the past. Read the article here.
The Powerful Influence Of BTS’s Androgynous, Fluid Style
The K-Pop phenomenon are blurring the pop world’s boundaries of gender, language, and style. Read the article here.
MTV Scraps Gender-Specific Categories For Movie & TV Awards
Films will now compete in the same categories as TV series too, as MTV shakes up its ceremony, saying its audience ‘doesn’t see male-female dividing lines.’
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Teenager Accused of Using App to Livestream Her Friend Being Raped
An Ohio teenager has been accused of livestreaming the alleged rape of her 17-year-old friend using the social media app Periscope. Read the article here.
Girl Meets World Star Rowan Blanchard Opens Up To Fans: “I Identify as Queer”
Actress and Girl Meets World star Rowan Blanchard opened up to fans on her Twitter about her sexuality, telling them that while she’s found herself mostly attracted to boys, she identifies as queer and refuses to be labeled.
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