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Ellen DeGeneres discussed the threats in a new interview with Adweek, which honored her with its Media Visionary Award.

October 19 2018 1:24 PM

One of the leading voices behind Black Lives Matter opens up about the movement's successes and what will happen once Trump is out of office.

October 19 2018 5:02 AM

Searching for the lesbian star of the upcoming superhero show will take users to more malicious sites than any other celebrity name.  

October 03 2018 2:31 PM