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Bill Porter of "Pose" made history as the first openly gay black man to win the #Emmy for lead actor in a drama series.

 https://www.latimes.com/entertainment-arts/tv/story/2019-09-22/emmys-pose-billy-porter-historic-win 

Here's Billy Porter’s triumphant, standing-ovation-winning #Emmys speech

 https://www.latimes.com/entertainment-arts/tv/story/2019-09-22/read-billy-porters-triumphant-emmys-speech 

"We as artists are the people that get to change the molecular structure of the hearts and minds of the people who live on this planet. Please don’t ever stop doing that. Please don’t stop ever telling the truth."

 https://www.latimes.com/entertainment-arts/tv/story/2019-09-22/read-billy-porters-triumphant-emmys-speech 


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