Legends & Icons

Being Clay Cane

Writer, composer and performance artist Clay Cane has been showing the stuff he’s made of ever since he was 10 years-old.  From an early age the NY/NJ area resident developed a precocious spirit as he […]

Pageant Personalties & Performance Artists

Over The Rainbow

Re-Published from Spring 2006 When they are not performing, the Men of Rainbow (“MOR”) spends countless hours planning and perfecting their act. Although they find time to relax somehow elements of their outside projects are […]

Someone You Should Know

In Touch with Cleo Manago

Cleo Manago, 44, founder of the Black Men’s Xchange (BMX) and AmASSI National Health & Cultural Centers, is one of the high profile people in the not for profit health, wellness and social services sector. He has written over $11 million in successful grant proposals for programs for services that were targeted for diverse ethnic and sexual communities. […]

Authors of Note

Authors of Note: Frederick Smith

Authors of Note: Frederick Smith Re-Published From Spring 2006 PRIDEINDEX: Please describe your current or most recent project. Include a brief overview, your motivation for the project, and any notable challenges you encountered. FRED SMITH: […]

Music & Radio Personalities

Gloria Gaynor Soul Survivor

Originally posted November 2005 in Legends  Online Gloria Gaynor is an international household name. From the start of her career back in the early 1970’s, she has become an icon and inspiration to the masses […]

Featured Content

LEGENDARY By Emanuel Xavier

LEGENDARY Copyright 2003 by Emanuel Xavier for Pier Queen Productions. In memory of Pepper LaBeijaThere are Gods amongst us in these ghettosso black, so fierce,so brown, so beautiful,Their time on earth may be as oppressed […]