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Illinois Safe Schools, CPS collaborating on trans* policy - Illinois Safe Schools Alliance ( ISSA ) is working on a transgender rights policy with Chicago Public Schools, according to ...
Equality Illinois PAC endorses Quinn - Equality Illinois Political Action Committee on Sept. 23 endorsed Gov. Pat Quinn's re-election this November. In a statement, the organization ...
Author: Matt Simonette
Supreme Court: Which case makes the best case for marriage equality? - The U.S. Supreme Court could announce as early as Tuesday ( September 30 ) which marriage equality case —or cases— ...
Author: Lisa Keen, Keen News Service
Reports: Spokane bishop to replace George - Bishop Blase Cupich of Spokane, Washington, will be the successor to Cardinal Francis George in leading the Archdiocese of Chicago. ...
Author: Matt Simonette
Sophia Bush to speak at 2014 Chicago HRC Gala - From a press release - CHICAGO ( September 19, 2014 ) — The Human Rights Campaign has announced that Sophia Bush, star of NBC's hit ...

News
A tale of two murders: Connected or not? - Part One - Fewer than six miles west of the office of Mayor Rahm Emanuel at Chicago's City Hall sits the corner of ...
AIDS activist Staley on being a baby boomer, HIV treatments - MOVIE: The Boomer List - Documentary filmmaker Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, renowned in the gay community for his 2013 film The Out List ( which included Ellen ...
Author: Richard Knight, Jr., for Windy City Times
UIC receives national award for diversity - The University of Illinois at Chicago ( UIC ) received the 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity ( HEED ) ...
MTV, LOGO TV to premiere "Laverne Cox Presents: The T Word" - Documentary explores the lives of transgenderyouth - From a Press Release New York, NY, September 18, 2014 — MTV and Logo TV today announced plans to simultaneously ...
Sophia Bush to speak at 2014 Chicago HRC Gala - From a press release - CHICAGO ( September 19, 2014 ) — The Human Rights Campaign has announced that Sophia Bush, star of NBC's hit ...
Rep. candidate pushes to uphold marriage bans - Susanne Atanus, who is challenging incumbent U.S. Rep. Jan Schakowsky for her 9th district seat, has asked two federal courts ...
Author: Matt Simonette
Reports: Spokane bishop to replace George - Bishop Blase Cupich of Spokane, Washington, will be the successor to Cardinal Francis George in leading the Archdiocese of Chicago. ...
Author: Matt Simonette
After DADT repeal, LGBT military families still face challenges - From a press release - WASHINGTON, DC - The American Military Partner Association ( AMPA ), the nation's largest organization for the partners, spouses, and ...
Supreme Court: Which case makes the best case for marriage equality? - The U.S. Supreme Court could announce as early as Tuesday ( September 30 ) which marriage equality case —or cases— ...
Author: Lisa Keen, Keen News Service
Report: Bisexual people suffer violence, discrimination - New stats released for Bisexual Awareness Week - From press releases A new reports from the Movement Advance Project shows that more than 50% of people in the ...
Carmichael, Bowman wed - Longtime Central Illinois LGBT activists Buff Carmichael and Jerry Dean Bowman celebrated their 22 years together with a marriage ceremony ...
The Legacy Walk Dedication Phase III, Oct. 11 - From a press release - In commemoration of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender History Month, The Legacy Project announces the Dedication Phase III of Chicago's ...
Billie Jean King takes fair shot at equality at CFW luncheon - The life of legendary tennis champion and hall of famer Billie Jean King is one that has triumphed over each ...
Author: Gretchen Rachel Blickensderfer
VIEWS Black children are beloved and beaten - "Beloved and beaten" is a phrase that best depicts how many African-American children—past and present—are disciplined. It is an authoritative ...
Author: Rev. Irene Monroe
Lesbian-feminist Mab Segrest on Ferguson, race, civil rights - Lambda Literary Award-winning author ( Memoir of a Race Traitor, 1994 ) and professor Mab Segrest was raised in Tuskegee, ...
Author: Sarah Toce
LGBTs welcome new archbishop - Bishop Blase Cupich of Spokane, Washington, will be the successor to Cardinal Francis George in leading the Archdiocese of Chicago, ...
Author: Matt Simonette
UIC receives national award for diversity - The University of Illinois at Chicago ( UIC ) received the 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity ( HEED ) ...
Equality Illinois PAC endorses Quinn - Equality Illinois Political Action Committee on Sept. 23 endorsed Gov. Pat Quinn's re-election this November. In a statement, the organization ...
Author: Matt Simonette
Tom Daley's gig; man convicted of drinking Baileys - World news: Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Out diver Tom Daley recently posed in the autumn/winter collection for the Adidas NEO label, for which he is UK ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
Ben & Jerry's stand; Mary Cheney's case; Chelsea Manning - National roundup: Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Ben & Jerry's has made a stand in defense of same-sex marriage, The Huffington Post reported. The Vermont-based ice cream ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
Illinois Safe Schools, CPS collaborating on trans* policy - Illinois Safe Schools Alliance ( ISSA ) is working on a transgender rights policy with Chicago Public Schools, according to ...
Author: Matt Simonette
IOC adds anti-discrimination clause to Olympic host city contract - From a press release - New York, USA / Paris, France - September 24, 2014. Following the international outcry over Russia's anti-gay legislation that overshadowed ...
PASSAGES Jerry J. Burgdoerfer - Jenner & Block partner Jerry J. Burgdoerfer passed away Sept. 17. He was 56. Burgdoerfer, a graduate of Indiana University ...
LETTERS Bad choice - Bad choice Dear Editor: I am responding to the coverage in the Sept. 17 Windy City Times article "LGBT ...
TALK TO THE DOC Lesbian and pap smears - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Dr. Brown: I'm a lesbian and only sleep with other women. Why should I get pap smears? Like you, ...
Author: Dr. Cory Brown

Entertainment
The Gay Divorce 2.0 in staged reading at Mary's Attic - From a press release - On Friday, September 26, Mary's Attic presents a staged reading of a new comedy by cult novelist Robert Rodi ( ...
Co-creator of Kam Kardashian presents Brown Girl Problems - Fawzia Mirza, creator of the character Kam Kardashian, brings you a new comedic web series, Brown Girl Problems. It is ...
New American Folk Theatre presents musical by two Chicagoans - From a press release - CHICAGO ( September 14, 2014 ) — New American Folk Theatre ( NAFT ) announced that it will present the ...
Billy Masters - "And I really like her, I swear to God. I really like her."—Rosie O'Donnell comments on her new View co-host, ...
Author: Billy Masters
'Flame' on!: Erasure's Andy Bell on new CD, Joan Rivers - Erasure's Andy Bell isn't one for trends. On the afternoon of Apple's crazily anticipated iPhone 6 announcement in early September, ...
Author: Lawrence Ferber
Knight at the Movies: Two Faces; This Is Where...; Devil's Door; Innocents - Movie-wise, we're in that pocket between summer blockbusters and meaty awards contenders—that time of year when most of the movies ...
Author: Richard Knight, Jr., for Windy City Times
Theater Spotlight and Critics' Picks - Chicago actress and trans* woman Sandra Wagner makes her directorial debut with Moon over Buffalo, Ken Ludwig's 1995 Broadway comedy ...
SCOTTISH PLAY SCOTT A Broadway legend returns to town - Chita Rivera is truly a living theater legend. Her Broadway career spans 60 years starting in 1953 when she was ...
Author: Scott C. Morgan, Windy City Times
'Magic Mike XXL' news; Stevie Nicks; Ricky's new single - Entertainment news: Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Director Gregory Jacobs confirmed that Matthew McConaughey will not reprise his role in Magic Mike XXL, the sequel to Magic ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
BENT NIGHTS More on Riot Fest; Fishbone - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Riot Fest is over and so is the summer of 2014. Yes, it rained on the first day of the ...
Author: Vern Hester
TRAVEL Atlantic City is not to be 'Miss'd' - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - ATLANTIC CITY—A few hours after arriving here for a four-day, early September visit ( with Windy City Times Managing Editor ...
Author: Ross Forman, Windy City Times
Lily Allen talks Rihanna and gay best friends - NUNN ON ONE: MUSIC Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Lily Allen is back after a five-year hiatus with a third album titled Sheezus, a cheeky nod to Kanye West. ...
Author: Jerry Nunn
THEATER REVIEW Native Son - Playwright: Nambi E. Kelley after the novel by Richard Wright. At: American Blues Theater & Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis ...
Author: Scott C. Morgan, Windy City Times
THEATER REVIEW The Downpour - Playwright: Caitlin Parrish. At: Route 66 Theatre Company at the Greenhouse, 2257 N. Lincoln Ave. Tickets: 773-404-7336; ; $35. Runs ...
Author: Mary Shen Barnidge
THEATER REVIEW King Lear - Playwright: William Shakespeare. At: Chicago Shakespeare Theatre at Navy Pier, 800 W. Grand Ave. Tickets: 312-595-5600; ; $48-$78. Runs through: ...
Author: Mary Shen Barnidge
Melissa Etheridge This Is M.E. at Cadillac Palace Theatre Nov. 15 - From a press release - Academy Award and GRAMMY winning artist, Melissa Etheridge, will take the stage for the "Melissa Etheridge: This Is M.E." U.S. ...
Provocative art, theater events in Chicago - EXPO Chicago unveils provocative art EXPO Chicago, the International Exposition of Contemporary and Modern Art, took place Sept. 18-21 at ...
Bjork film screening; Chely Wright campaigns on Kickstarter - Bjork film screening in U.S. starting Sept. 26 Bjork: Biophilia Live—the documentary film capturing the concert centered on Bjork's eighth ...
Upcoming: Fireside Chat; Mapplethorpe; Etta James tribute; Mamet's Cryptogram - 'A Fireside Chat' with Victor Salvo on Oct. 1 "A Fireside Chat" with Victor Salvo, executive director of The Legacy ...
Sugar & Spice: Herb - If you're looking for the standard pad Thai-and-spring-roll routine, then stick to the Thai joint on the corner you rely ...
Author: Meghan Streit
Festival 'Reeling' in audiences 32 years later - For more than 30 years, Reeling has housed some of the best international LGBT films in history. This year is ...
THEATER REVIEW The Healthcare Plays - Plays: Let Me Down Easy by Anna Deavere Smith; Mercy Strain by Michael Milligan. At: American Theater Company, 1909 W. ...
Author: Jonathan Abarbanel, Windy City Times
Iu-Luen Jeng on art therapy, power of young people - By Hayleigh Syens - For most, science and art are polar opposites. But for Iu-Luen Jeng, the two make perfect sense together. Jeng, is ...
'Drag Race' alum Delano does Chicago unplugged exclusive - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times by Lauren E. Childers - RuPaul's Drag Race alum Adore Delano performed an acoustic set from her new album, Till Death Do Us Party, on ...
Dining news: Bow & Stern's brunch; Chicago q's bockwurst - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - —Bow & Stern Oyster Bar, 1371 W. Chicago Ave., is now offering fall brunch ( starting at 10 a.m. during ...
Author: Andrews Davis and Amy Wooten
Chicagoan is finalist for 'America's Favorite Veterinarian' - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Dr. Natalie Marks has always wanted to be a veterinarian. She didn't consider anything else. Marks was born and raised ...
Author: Ross Forman, Windy City Times
DISH: SAVOR River Roast - River Roast, 315 N. LaSalle St., has a lot to live up to. For starters, it's in the spot that ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times

Outlines
Two Chicago teams set for ASANA World Series in Las Vegas - Raw Energy Majors has won the B-Division of the women's summer softball league of the Chicago Metropolitan Sports Association ( ...
Author: Ross Forman, Windy City Times
HBHC ready to dance at Garden of Eve Pride XL - From a press release - Howard Brown Health Center ( HBHC ) supporters are gearing up to bust a move on Nov. 7 as three ...
Proud to Run seeks beneficiaries; Bucs host LGBT tailgate - Proud to Run opens applications for beneficiaries Proud to Run ( PTR ) welcomes applications for beneficiaries of the 2015 ...
Gay in the Life: Eric Huppertz - Eric Huppertz joined the Chicago Metropolitan Sports Association ( CMSA ) in the fall of 1998 to play flag football. ...
Author: Ross Forman, Windy City Times
CMSA preps for inaugural Capture The Flag tournament - The Chicago Metropolitan Sports Association ( CMSA ) is holding its first-ever, one-day, three-hour Capture The Flag Tournament on Saturday, ...
Author: Ross Forman, Windy City Times
PASSAGES Roland A. Kline - Roland A. Kline, one of the first openly gay real estate agents in Chicago, died Sept. 13. He had been ...
Author: Ross Forman, Windy City Times


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