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George Takei Launches 'Legacy Project' Raises Over 200K in a Week

In these days of exorbitant production costs for commercial Broadway musicals and budget deficits for non-profit museums, who could possibly be able to rally forces to fund both? George Takei -- that's who.

Takei Calls for Boycott of Ind., Gamers Threaten to Leave

LGBT activist George Takei is calling for a boycott of Indiana and a popular gaming convention has threatened to pack it up if Republican Gov. Mike Pence signs the anti-gay bill currently sitting on his desk.

George Takei's Musical 'Allegiance' Finally Gets to Broadway

THEATRE | By Mark Kennedy | Feb 6
George Takei is next boldly going somewhere special - to Broadway.

Video: Takei-Starred Spoof of 'My Husband's Not Gay' Beats TLC Audience Ratings

CULTURE | By Bobby McGuire | Jan 23
A video spoof of the TLC ratings bomb "My Husband's Not Gay" is proving to be a bigger hit with viewers than the original.

StartOut Announces Winners for 2014 StartOut Awards

Advocate George Takei; CEO and world-renowned investor Dave McClure; social-mission visionary and CEO Amy Errett; and emerging tech CEO Li Han Chan to be honored as top LGBT and ally business leaders and heroes on Sept 11 in San Francisco

C.L.I.T.T. Goes Viral, Local Residents Confused

NATIONAL | By Bobby McGuire | Jul 31
An internet hoax that reports on a Tuscon, Arizona mass transit project with the racy and unfortunate (for some) acronym C.L.I.T.T. caught the eye of social media maven George Takei, and has local area officials up in arms.

Exclusive Interview with George Takei

CELEBRITIES | By Mike Halterman | Jul 5
George Takei knows what it’s like to be celebrated as an actor, as a political activist, and as an Internet sensation. Here he talks about the state of LGBT equality, about his documentary, and the upcoming Broadway debut of his musical, "Allegiance."

George Takei Honored for California Gay Pride Month

Former "Star Trek" actor George Takei is being recognized by the California Legislature as part of its celebration of LGBT Pride Month.

George Takei Leads Columbus Pride Parade

"Star Trek" actor and gay activist George Takei kicked off a gay pride parade in central Ohio.

George Takei Sees Gay Pride Beginning in Japan

INTERNATIONAL | By Mari Yamaguchi | Jun 5
George Takei said he needed courage and anger to come out as gay and to join the equal rights movement for sexual minorities in the U.S., and he hopes his Japanese counterparts will do the same to make their society more equal.

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