The White House has appointed its first openly transgender staff member. Raffi Freedman-Gurspan has been hired as an outreach and recruitment director for presidential personnel in the White House Office of Presidential Personnel, LGBT groups and the White House said Tuesday.
Freedman-Gurspan “demonstrates the kind of leadership this administration champions,” Valerie Jarrett, senior adviser to President Obama, said in an e-mailed statement confirming the appointment. "Her commitment to bettering the lives of transgender Americans – particularly transgender people of color and those in poverty – reflects the values of this administration.”
Empire’s Jussie Smollett will reunite with his sister Jurnee Smollett-Bell on the upcoming WGN America drama.
Jussie Smollett has signed on to guest star in the cable network’s pulse-pounding thriller “Underground,” in which bravery, ingenuity and power take center stage as slaves band toget… READ ON >>
After all the rumors, the taco dates and the teasing, Megadeth have officially announced that Chris Adler will be joining the band for the recording of their 15th studio album.
The band posted a puzzle on their main website which would reveal the above image and they also issued the following…