Things got very personal for Beyoncé and Jay-Z at Thursday’s 30th Annual GLAAD Media Awards. The superstar couple was presented with the Vanguard Award and used the moment to stand strong for LGBTQ rights. “We would like to request that we continue to shift the stigmas in this community,” Beyoncé said, “especially the stigmas in black families towards accepting queer black and brown men and women around the world.” They both also hailed gay family members who influenced them.

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