Today's Date: April 14, 2021
Lincoln Financial Network Launches African American Financial Professional Network   •   Cybersecurity and IT Consulting Firm SecureTech360 to Expand in Fairfax County, Create 10 New Jobs   •   Discovery Senior Living Begins National Efforts to Honor WWII Vets Through New Partnership With Dream Flights   •   The Equality Equation: Balancing the Effects of Systemic Racism in Baltimore   •   Monument & Museum Honoring Women Veterans Coming to the Gulf Coast   •   Flagler Health+ and the link Announce Partnership   •   TRU Colors Announces Strategic Partnership With Molson Coors, Advancing Its Mission to End Street Violence and Unite Communities   •   Ledyard Financial Group Named One of the Top 25 Bank Boards for Women   •   Morgan Stanley and Spelman College Announce Inaugural Class of HBCU Scholars Program   •   To Help Support the Struggle Against Addiction, Author Mike Fitzpatrick Publishes First in Fun, Zany, Fully Illustrated Children   •   Weedmaps Announces “Even Higher Together” Virtual 4/20 Event Featuring Snoop Dogg, A$AP Rocky, Jhené Aiko and   •   Moe's Southwest Grill® Partners With Cameran Eubanks Wimberly To Launch National Kids Eat Free Program   •   Clark Atlanta University and the University of Liberia Host Virtual Signing Ceremony to Establish Partnership of Educational Adv   •   Ralph Lauren Debuts Team USA’s Closing Ceremony Parade Uniform and Apparel Collection, Featuring First-To-Market Innovatio   •   Kia Sorento Named To Parents' List Of Best Family Cars 2021   •   The WNET Group to Celebrate Education Heroes at its Education Is Everything Virtual Gala   •   Dickinson College Announces 2021 Commencement Plans; Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to Deliver Address   •   American Eagle Outfitters’ Business Accelerates Across American Eagle and Aerie Brands; First Quarter Revenue On-Track to   •   Northwest Residents Say They Want to Switch to More Fuel-Efficient Vehicles, but Aren’t Quite Ready to Commit   •   ASDSA Alerts Nation's Governors to New Trend in Anti-transgender Legislation
Bookmark and Share

Prayer Vigil Addresses Concerns For Gay Blacks


 LEESBURG, VA - Tuan N'Gai, noted civil rights activist, author, and founder of Silence Equals Consent (, announces plans for a prayer vigil scheduled for Lithonia, GA. Minister N'Gai plans to pray for the end of pedophilia and homophobia in the Black Church. The event will also honor the memories of LGBT teenagers who recently took their own lives.


On November 13, 2010 at 1pm, Silence Equals Consent will hold the “Breaking the Silence” Vigil in Lithonia, Georgia near the campus of the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, the current epicenter of an alleged predatory scandal involving members of the 25,000-member church.


"There have been five young people who have ended their lives for fear of being ostracized by the community, and that has to end,” N'Gai stated. “Also, there are young people who are being harmed by the twin offenses of silence and pedophilia in the Black Church, and that too must end.”


Elder Kevin E. Taylor, pastor of the Unity Fellowship Church, New Brunswick, NJ, says, "This is the insidious and ingenious plan of the pedophile to paint the homosexual as an unfit role model in an effort to keep him or herself from being exposed.”


Clergy from across the religious spectrum have been invited to speak, and lead prayers, including Bishop Carlton Pearson (Christ Universal Temple ,Chicago, IL), Bishop Yvette Flunder (Founder, The Fellowship, San Francisco, CA), Elder Kevin Taylor (Unity Fellowship Church - New Brunswick, NJ), Pastor Dennis Meredith (Tabernacle Baptist Church, Atlanta, GA), and Alex D. Byrd (Living Faith Covenant Church, Dallas, TX).






White House Live Stream
alsharpton Rev. Al Sharpton
9 to 11 am EST
jjackson Rev. Jesse Jackson
10 to noon CST


Sounds Make the News ®
Atlanta - WAOK-Urban
Berkley / San Francisco - KPFA-Progressive
Chicago - WVON-Urban
KJLH - Urban
Los Angeles - KJLH - Urban
WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
New York - WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
New York - WADO-Spanish
WBAI - Progressive
New York - WBAI - Progressive
Washington - WOL-Urban

Listen to United Natiosns News