'We Lead the Way': Thomas Roberts on MSNBC’s LGBT Coverage
August 05 2014 4:00 AM ET

Q&A: Thomas Roberts on MSNBC’s LGBT Coverage

Rebecca Juro

The out anchor talks trans inclusion, answers critics, and discusses the possibility of an LGBT-focused show.

MSNBC Sorry for Offensive Cinco de Mayo Segment Featuring Thomas Roberts
May 06 2014 7:11 PM ET

MSNBC Sorry for Offensive Cinco de Mayo Segment

Trudy Ring

There was outcry against the segment, which featured sombreros, maracas, and tequila in a way that some viewers thought reinforced stereotypes of Mexicans.

WATCH: New GLAAD Leader Talks Mission With Thomas Roberts
February 20 2014 6:49 PM ET

WATCH: New GLAAD Leader Talks Mission With Thomas Roberts

Ran Aubrey Frazier

Sarah Kate Ellis outlined the organization's goals and challenges in an interview with Thomas Roberts on Morning Joe.

WATCH: MSNBC Live Says 'So Long, Farewell' to Thomas Roberts
January 10 2014 3:05 PM ET

WATCH: 'So Long, Farewell' to Thomas Roberts

Daniel Reynolds

The production team of MSNBC Live compiled a highlight reel of anchor Thomas Roberts, who will transition to host of MSNBC's Way Too Early show next week.

WATCH: Thomas Roberts Blasts Anti-LGBT Law on Russian TV
November 10 2013 4:04 PM ET

Thomas Roberts Blasts Anti-LGBT Law on Russian TV

Sunnivie Brydum

Speaking with the government-backed network RT just before he cohosted the 2013 Miss Universe pageant in Russia, Roberts called the national ban on so-called gay propaganda 'definitive discrimination.'

WATCH: Thomas Roberts Hasn't Personally Experienced Russian Homophobia
November 08 2013 4:10 PM ET

WATCH: Thomas Roberts Hasn't Experienced Russian Homophobia

Sunnivie Brydum

The out MSNBC anchor filed reports from Moscow about Russia's anti-LGBT laws, the Miss Universe competition he's there to host, and the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi.

WATCH: Fired Gay Russian Journo Tells Thomas Roberts 'It's Time to Be Open'
November 06 2013 2:38 PM ET

WATCH: Live from Moscow, Thomas Roberts on Equality

Sunnivie Brydum

Out MSNBC anchor Thomas Roberts strolled through Moscow with Anton Krasovsky, a fellow gay journalist who was fired for coming out on the air on his Kremlin-backed network earlier this year.

Thomas Roberts on Russia: Have a Little Faith in Me
October 23 2013 4:10 PM ET

Interview: Thomas Roberts Defends His Russia Trip

Sunnivie Brydum

In this exclusive interview, Thomas Roberts says he's 'dismayed' by the vocal criticism of his decision to host the 2013 Miss Universe Pageant in Moscow.

Thomas Roberts Will Go to Russia to 'Prove There's Hope'
October 17 2013 6:37 PM ET October 24 2013 12:37 AM ET

WATCH: Thomas Roberts's 'Tremendous Hypocrisy' in Russia

Sunnivie Brydum

The out MSNBC anchor will serve as a cohost of the 2013 Miss Universe pageant, scheduled to take place in Moscow this November.

Betty DeGeneres, George Takei, Thomas Roberts Save Lives at National Educator Conference
February 03 2013 4:05 PM ET

Stars Save Lives at National Educator Conference

Sunnivie Brydum

The only national educator conference that focuses on LGBT youth takes place in San Diego February 15-17.

MSNBC's Thomas Roberts Weds Partner Patrick Abner
October 01 2012 3:26 PM ET

MSNBC's Thomas Roberts Weds Partner Patrick Abner

Michelle Garcia

Thomas Roberts married his partner of 12 years.

Thomas Roberts Blasts Sally Kern
September 22 2011 4:20 PM ET

Thomas Roberts Blasts Sally Kern

Neal Broverman

She is the Oklahoma legislator who twice compared gays to terrorists.

Chely Wright Talks North Carolina Marriage With MSNBC Thomas Roberts
September 15 2011 3:33 PM ET

Chely Wright Talks North Carolina Marriage With MSNBC's Thomas Roberts

Lucas Grindley

"I consider myself a Southerner and I'm embarrassed," Wright said.

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