[Video] 2011 Atlanta Human Rights Campaign Gala Dinner The GA Voice Editors May 16, 2011 Atlanta Joe Solmonese, president of the Human Rights Campaign, discussed ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell,’ marriage equality, Congress and honoring African-American film star Mo’Nique. The comments came during an interview at the 24th Annual HRC Atlanta Gala Dinner & Auction on May 14. (courtesy ProjectQAtlanta.com) Film star Mo’Nique and film producer Lee Daniels, who directed her to an Oscar-winning performance in ‘Precious,’ attended the 24th Annual HRC Atlanta Gala Dinner & Auction on May 14. Mo’Nique received HRC’s Ally for Equality Award at the event. (courtesy ProjectQAtlanta.com) Award-winning director and producer Lee Daniels introduced Mo’Nique at the 2011 Atlanta Human Rights Campaign Gala Dinner. Actress Mo’Nique was awarded the Human Rights Campaign “Ally for Equality” award at the Atlanta Human Rights Campaign Dinner Gala. Human Rights Campaign President Joe Solmonese spoke at the Atlanta Human Rights Campaign Gala Dinner & Auction. Solmonese highlighted recent victories in the LGBT equality movement and spoke about the challenges that remain. SHARE ON Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website five − = 4 Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.