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Nancy Pelosi play debuting Jan. 26 - The Adult in the Room, a new play by Bill McMahon about the life of U.S. Speaker of the House ...
U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin endorses Yoni Pizer for State Rep - U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin ( D-Wisconsin ) has endorsed progressive Democrat Yoni Pizer for state Representative in Illinois' 12th state ...
Ellen DeGeneres, Elton John among Golden Globe honorees - The 77th Annual Golden Globes were distributed by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills ...
Author: Matt Simonette
UMC may split over same-sex marriage, inclusion - A schism is expected within the United Methodist Church ( UMC ) over same-sex marriage and LGBTQ inclusion, media outlets ...
Advocates laud final Medicaid rule for gender-affirming surgery - Advocates across Illinois celebrated the final rule that regulates Medicaid coverage for gender-affirming surgery. The final rule prioritizes the patient-provider ...
Democrat Lipinski sides with GOPs who want to overturn Roe - U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski ( D-Illinois ) is being criticized for aligning with Republicans who ultimately want to overturn the ...
Center on Halsted lays off employees - Center on Halsted has cut two positions for financial reasons, according to organization officials. The Center's Director of Gender Equity ...
Author: Matt Simonette
Olympian, LGBTQ+ icon Adam Rippon to campaign for Elizabeth Warren - Charlestown, MA — On Sunday, Jan. 5, Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon will campaign for Elizabeth Warren in Las Vegas, ...
Julian Castro ends presidential campaign - On Jan. 2, Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro officially ended his campaign. Low polling and fundraising totals contributed to the ...

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Julian Castro ends presidential campaign - On Jan. 2, Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro officially ended his campaign. Low polling and fundraising totals contributed to the ...
Olympian, LGBTQ+ icon Adam Rippon to campaign for Elizabeth Warren - Charlestown, MA — On Sunday, Jan. 5, Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon will campaign for Elizabeth Warren in Las Vegas, ...
Planned Parenthood Illinois denounces Lipinski's support of abortion case - CHICAGO — Planned Parenthood Illinois Action ( PPIA ) denounces Congressman Dan Lipinski for signing an amicus brief in support ...
Bulls to host Pride Night Jan. 4 - The Chicago Bulls will host the organization's second annual Pride Night in partnership with BMO Harris Bank on Saturday, Jan. ...
Center on Halsted lays off employees - Center on Halsted has cut two positions for financial reasons, according to organization officials. The Center's Director of Gender Equity ...
Author: Matt Simonette
Democrat Lipinski sides with GOPs who want to overturn Roe - U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski ( D-Illinois ) is being criticized for aligning with Republicans who ultimately want to overturn the ...
Advocates laud final Medicaid rule for gender-affirming surgery - Advocates across Illinois celebrated the final rule that regulates Medicaid coverage for gender-affirming surgery. The final rule prioritizes the patient-provider ...
UMC may split over same-sex marriage, inclusion - A schism is expected within the United Methodist Church ( UMC ) over same-sex marriage and LGBTQ inclusion, media outlets ...
Ellen DeGeneres, Elton John among Golden Globe honorees - The 77th Annual Golden Globes were distributed by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills ...
Author: Matt Simonette
U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin endorses Yoni Pizer for State Rep - U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin ( D-Wisconsin ) has endorsed progressive Democrat Yoni Pizer for state Representative in Illinois' 12th state ...
Prosperity Project town hall Jan. 14 - The Chicago Black Gay Men's Caucus will hold its Prosperity Project town hall Tuesday, Jan. 14, 5:30-8 p.m. at the ...
WORLD Israeli activist, PrEP and anxiety, Irish curriculum, Tom of Finland - LGBTQ activist and founder of the Bar Noar Tel Aviv LGBT youth center Shaul Ganon will receive hundreds of thousands ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
NATIONAL Anti-LGBTQ crimes, Richard Grenell, two-spirit marriage, Adam Rippon - A transgender man driving a taxi in McAlester, Oklahoma, was fatally shot early New Year's Day, Advocate.com reported. Dustin Parker, ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
National roundup 2019, highlights and lowlights - In the last Windy City Times print issue, the publication covered 10 of the most important LGBTQ events that happened ...
Boston IVF announces Landmark Transgender Male Fertility Research Study - WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Boston IVF, a worldwide leader in fertility care and a pioneer in LGBTQ+ ...
Nancy Pelosi play debuting Jan. 26 - The Adult in the Room, a new play by Bill McMahon about the life of U.S. Speaker of the House ...
Me Too movement founder at NU Jan. 27 - Me Too movement founder Tarana Burke will keynote Martin Luther King Jr. Dream Week on Monday, Jan. 27. Burke will ...
LGBT Community Fund accepting grant applications - The LGBT Community Fund is now accepting applications for Community Grants from nonprofit 501( c )( 3 ) organizations in ...
2019 global roundup, from Toronto to Taiwan - There was no shortage of the good, the bad and ugly regarding global LGBTQ developments. Below are just a few ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
ELECTIONS 2020 Levander Smith Jr.: Out judicial candidate on status, campaign - Levander Smith Jr. is in a unique position. It's his first campaign for Cook County Circuit Court judge—but he already ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
Local passages in 2019 - A number of LGBT Chicagoans ( as well as persons who otherwise left their marks on the city's LGBT community ...
Author: Matt Simonette
EI to honor Baim, youth center at gala - Equality Illinois will present its annual gala on Saturday, Feb. 1, at the Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan Ave., starting ...
MOMBIAN LGBTQ parenting: The year in review - This past year saw many challenges to LGBTQ equality—but there was still some progress. Let's review the parenting-specific news of ...
Author: Dana Rudolph
Affinity's annual 'Burning Bowl' Jan. 11 - Affinity Community Services will hold its annual "Burning Bowl" ceremony Saturday, Jan. 11, 1-4 p.m., at the Charles A. Hayes ...
Trans, undocumented students can now access college aid - Undocumented and some transgender students can now access state college aid, now that a loophole preventing them from doing so ...
Women's March Chicago announces changes to Jan. 18 event - Women's March Chicago ( WMC ) recently announced several new changes and additions to its upcoming January 2020 anniversary march ...

Entertainment
NUNN ON ONE THEATER Eric Huffman goes from 'Mormon' to 'Mean Girls' - The original Mean Girls movie was partially based on a self-help book and was released in 2004. Now that the ...
Bowie Ball celebrates with drag and dance Jan. 10 - Heaven Malone and A Queer Pride will present "Bowie Ball: David Bowie's Birthday" Friday, Jan. 10, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., at ...
theWit celebrating Warhol with package - theWit Hotel, 201 N. State St., is celebrating the arrival of "Andy Warhol—From A to B and Back Again," the ...
Screen queens, best and worst TV of 2019 - The television entertainment landscape continued to evolve and grow in 2019, with Disney+ and Apple TV+ both making their debuts. ...
Author: Jerry Nunn, Windy City Times
Funny Feminism: Podcast "The Guilty Feminist" comes to Chicago - Deborah Frances-White knew there was humor to be mined from her bungled attempts to be a good feminist. Which is ...
Author: Scott C. Morgan, Windy City Times
MUSIC Whitney; The Joy Formidable; Roy Kinsey - Despite my predictions for a gloomy holiday season, Christmastime in Chicago turned out to be just short of blissful. With ...
Author: Vern Hester
SHOWBIZ Best LGBTQ films, Eddie Murphy, Obama's songs, DJ retires - Advocate released its list of the 30 best LGBTQ films of the 2010s. Some on the list include Appropriate Behavior, ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
The Collection hosting Agha exhibit - The Collection: Where Art Meets Fashion—the multifaceted contemporary art program located within Fashion Outlets Chicago, in Rosemont—announced the unveiling of ...
Parasite,' 'Peanut Butter' and pachyderms, best and worst movies of 2019 - In the cinematic world, 2019 will be forever remembered for its sheer variety. For once, movies did not squeeze into ...
Author: Jerry Nunn, Windy City Times
WINTER THEATER PREVIEW Classics and revivals abound this season - One advantage to 2019's abbreviated lead-up to the holidays is the number of shows that decided not to close when ...
Author: Mary Shen Barnidge
Billy Masters - "This is 20/20."—Cheri Oteri rang in the new year as Barbara Walters alongside a stoic Andy Cohen and a giggling ...
Author: Billy Masters
Performer of the Week Alex Jenny - BEHIND THE NAME "Alex is my given name and Jenny is my mom's name. When choosing my stage name, ...
Author: Tony Peregrin
Kathy Acker tribute Jan. 10 - "Re: Acker"—a tribute to experimental writer/artist Kathy Acker ( 1947-1997 )—will take place Friday, Jan. 10, 7-9 p.m., at M. ...

Outlines
Fifth annual Mr. Leather64Ten March 14 - The fifth annual Mr. Leather64Ten contest weekend will be held from March 12, 2020 - March 15, 2020. Leather64Ten and ...
FASHION Live Out Loud marks 10th anniversary with inclusive message - Live Out Loud Charity ( LOLC ) hosted its 10th Annual International Chicago Fashion Show last month, and their message ...
Author: Vee L. Harrison
Chicago Bulls hold Pride Night - The Chicago Bulls hosted the organization's second annual Pride Night in partnership with BMO Harris Bank on Jan. 4, when ...
AUTOS Vehicles of the decade - The 2010s were a decade of progress for LGBT people. Our visibility and representation increased multi-fold with major strides made ...
Author: Randy Stern, GayWheels.com
SAVOR Best restaurants of 2019 - DISH Dining Guide - Last year, I had the pleasure of visiting dozens of spots covering a wide variety of cuisines. Here are some ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
SIDETRACK New Years' - This ... is 2020! Photos by Jed Dulanas ...
Lips Chicago New Years' photos - Dropping the ball with ABC-7! Photos courtesy of Lips Chicago ...
Jackhammer New Years' photos - Have a fetishy 2020! Joseph Stevens Photography ...


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