UBUNTU CENTER OF CHICAGO
Center for SGL-LGBT  of African Descent Community

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Eddie Pierce: Love Changes

This a very exciting year for Rainbow Room Publishing, LLC (RRP LLC). The seven year pursuit of my dreams as an author and a publisher is really bearing fruit. The latest installment of the series, LOVE Changes marks my third self-published novel and the private release event for the work are just the beginning of a very ambitious year for RRP LLC. During the celebration the first new author to sign a three book deal with the imprint will be announced. The star studded event will also kick off the six city LOVE Changes Book Tour including nearly 20 public and private events across the city of Chicago, Il before traveling to Milwaukee, WI, St. Louis, MO, Kansas City, MO, Dallas, TX and Atlanta, GA late this summer. Upon returning RRP LLC will begin accepting submissions for paid publishing projects early Fall 2018. A number of public and private publishing seminars are also on schedule this Summer and Fall. We are on track to open the long awaited LOVE: Something Infinite Stage Play early-mid Fall 2018. Finally, November 12, 2018 marks the official seventh year

of operations here at Rainbow Room Publishing, LLC as well as my own 40th birthday which will begin another seven years of travel, writing and publishing pursuits as we endeavor to bring you more of the innovative, entertaining, projects and products enjoyed by our long standing, loyal supporters and fans.

The New Black Documentary

Published on Jun 27, 2013

http://www.democracynow.org - We continue our coverage of gay marriage and equal rights with a new film that explores the divisions among African-Americans on the issue of marriage equality. Despite longstanding opposition from church leadership, the documentary looks at how the black church played a critical role in the passage of the Maryland vote upholding marriage equality in 2012. Set to air on PBS next year, "The New Black" has just won the audience award at AFI Docs and this weekend plays at Frameline, the nation's largest LGBT film festival, in San Francisco. We're joined by the film's director, Yoruba Richen. "The black church is a big factor in Maryland," Richen says. "[After] they really engaged, I think that's how come you saw the outcome in Maryland, which for the first time the public voted to uphold marriage equality."

Interested in being a part of the planning of Chicago's first SGL Center for people of African descent on the south-side. 

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You Are Not Alone:

 Depression in Black Gay Men

As the out gay writer of the time Bruce Nugent said, “You did what you wanted to. Nobody was in the closet. There wasn't any closet.”