Adam Fried: Ally

Ruby raps with Adam Fried Mr. Fried and I have crossed paths more than once. (Straight away I’ll impart to you: his surname is pronounced...

Venita Ray: Advocate

Venita Ray by Ruby Comer Marquee Photo by Johnnie Ray Kornegay III "We build power, change culture, and transform systems.” Landing on this bold quote one evening, while...

Seth Sikes: Ally

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Seth Sikes COVID-19 got your panties in a bunch? Read on, uptight reader. Judy Garland, Barbra Streisand, Lena Horne, Bernadette Peters, and Liza...

Kyle Brown: Ally

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Kyle Brown “If you’re gay you’re going to hell!” How many of you have been victim to this evil epithet??! Unfortunately, Kyle Brown was...

Ben Bogen: Ally

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Ben Bogen The rock musical Rent has certainly opened many a mind’s eye about Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. The play first appeared on...

Trent Park: Advocate

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Trent Park Hip-hop singer Trent Park was raised in Syracuse, New York, comes from a Mexican mother and a Black father and...

Lesley-Ann Brandt: Advocate

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Lesley-Ann Brandt I’ve always had a fondness for demons …more so than angels. Mazikeen, better known as Maze, is on the top of...

Tommy-Lee Baïk: Advocate

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Tommy-Lee Baïk Several years ago I was in Paris and attended a UNAIDS conference. After an early dinner, at the opulent Hotel...

Todd Lien: Advocate

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Todd Lien Todd Lien is a Star Walker! He raised more than $1,000 for the AIDS Walk, which qualified him for that...

Matthew Olshefski & Paul Castle: Advocates

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Matthew Olshefski & Paul Castle As strippers Tessie Tura, Mazeppa, and Electra proclaim in the rollicking iconic musical, Gypsy, You Gotta Have...

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