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George Takei Fires Photon Torpedo at Arizona Lawmakers

By EDGE | Monday Feb 24, 2014
News of Arizona’s "turn away the gays" bill didn’t have to hit the far reaches of the galaxy to incur the wrath of actor and LGBT activist George Takei, who took to his blog Frida to attack the anti-gay bill awaiting the signature of Governor Jan Brewer.

Is This Universal Studios’ Show Homophobic?

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Oct 21, 2013
Universal Studios Hollywood has come under fire for a live action show in which Superman is depicted as a campy gay man.

Star Trek Actor to Receive Gay Advocacy Award

Thursday Aug 22, 2013
The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force has announced that Star Trek actor George Takei will receive the 2013 National Leadership Award.

Creating Safe Schools at Supporting Students, Saving Lives

By Rodney Rodriguez | Thursday Feb 14, 2013
Educators and LGBT advocates will gather in San Diego this weekend to train teacher and administrators on how to create a safe and supportive learning environment for LGBT youth.

George Takei Beams into Archie’s Riverdale

By Matt Moore | Tuesday Dec 4, 2012
Actor and equal rights advocate George Takei is crossing a new frontier this week by appearing as himself in an issue in issue No. 6 of Archie Comics’ "Kevin Keller," a series about Riverdale’s only gay teenager.

George Takei: Life Beyond the Stars

By Joel Martens | Monday Oct 1, 2012
He is in San Diego at the Old Globe Theatre, starring in "Allegiance," the musical based on the dramatic early days of his life. Takei was kind enough to chat about his life, the show and much, much more.

Lisa Lampanelli Earns More Than $100K for LGBT Org on ’Celebrity Apprentice’

By Jason St. Amand | Friday May 11, 2012
Lisa Lampanelli was the latest cast member to be fired from Donald Trump’s "Celebrity Apprentice" but the comedian managed to raise more than $100,000 for the Gay Men’s Health Crisis organization.

George Takei to Meet With Donald Trump to Discuss Gay Marriage

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Mar 5, 2012
Star Treck and gay rights advocate George Takei recently announced that he and Donald Trump will meet in April to discuss gay marriage.

George Takei & Spouse Unveil PSA for Gay Couples to Beam Up Census

By Steve Weinstein | Monday Apr 5, 2010
Star Trek’s Dr.Sulu & his legal spouse are starring in a public service announcement to get attached gay couples - legally married or otherwise - to identify as such on the 2010 U.S. Census.

New ’Newlywed Game’ to Feature Gay Couple

By David Bauder | Thursday Sep 17, 2009
Beam me up, Scotty! A revival of that ’70s naughty TV staple, ’The Newlywed Game,’ will feature a celebrity gay couple: George Takei of ’Star Trek’ fame, & partner Brad Altman.