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CDPH announces more monkeypox vaccine supplies, appointments as eligibility expands - - CHICAGO — The Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced today that the City of Chicago will receive up to ...
'Yellowjackets,' 'Abbott Elementary' among GALECA TV award winners - -- From a press release - Aug. 17, 2022'—Los Angeles—Proving once more that the "gay agenda" is out to force its will on God-fearing freedom lovers, ...
In a first, gold-medal Olympian comes out as transgender - During the Aug. 16 opening address of the international LGBTQ+ rugby competition The Bingham Cup, taking place in the Canadian ...
Three men hit by car and killed near Jeffery Pub; car found, but not driver [UPDATES] - Three men were killed and another was injured after a hit-and-run crash in the city's South Shore neighborhood. Authorities said ...

News
POLITICS Queer businesswoman running for alderperson in 48th Ward - Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth—a queer native Chicagoan and 23-year resident of Andersonville who also describes herself as a "mother of three, tango ...
NBJC to hold James Baldwin Legacy Awards on Aug. 21 - -- From a press release - On Sunday, Aug. 21—National Senior Citizens Day—at 2 p.m. CT, the National Black Justice Coalition (NBJC) will host the 2nd ...
'Out in the Park' at Six Flags taking place Sept. 10 - Out in the Park—an annual private diversity event featuring unlimited riding of all Six Flags Great America's thrill rides—will take ...
Report: U.S. has record number of LGBTQ+ elected officials - -- From a press release - Washington, DC — LGBTQ Victory Institute released its 2022 Out for America Report, the only national census of out LGBTQ ...
CDPH announces more monkeypox vaccine supplies, appointments as eligibility expands - -- From a press release - CHICAGO — The Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced today that the City of Chicago will receive up to ...
Bailey's running mate's anti-LGBTQ posts unearthed - Stephanie Trussell—Republican Darren Bailey's running mate for Illinois governor/lieutenant governor—has made controversial posts (including ones against the LGBTQ+ community) on ...
Penn. governor ends conversion therapy for LGBTQ+ youth - Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signed Executive Order 2022-2 "to protect Pennsylvanians from conversion therapy," according to a press release from ...
The Art Institute of Chicago to present works of David Hockney - -- From a press release - Chicago—The Art Institute of Chicago is pleased to announce David Hockney: The Arrival of Spring, Normandy, 2020—an exhibition of new ...
ART MdW fair taking place Sept. 9-11 at Mana Contemporary - MdW—an artist-run art fair founded a decade ago—is returning in 2022 with a renewed mission to convene alternative artist platforms ...
HRC endorses Pritzker, Stratton for re-election - The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) announced its endorsements of Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker and Lt. Gov. Juliana Stratton for re-election. ...
GLAAD publishes back-to-school guide - LGBTQ+ media-advocacy organization GLAAD is publishing a new back-to-school guide on how to respond to book bans and school censorship, ...
In a first, gold-medal Olympian comes out as transgender - During the Aug. 16 opening address of the international LGBTQ+ rugby competition The Bingham Cup, taking place in the Canadian ...
Planned Parenthood organizations launch largest-ever electoral program - Planned Parenthood advocacy and political organizations launched the 2022 electoral program "Take Control," which represents the groups' largest ever investment ...
Skaters from Chicago BIPOC queer collective froSkate release Nike SB shoe - Members of froSkate—an organization dedicated to creating safe spaces for BIPOC queer skateboarders—recently became the first Black women to design ...
Author: Kayleigh Padar
Reeling Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Fest coming Sept. 22 - Oct. 6 - -- From a press release - The 40th edition of the Reeling Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival will run from Sept. 22 to Oct. 6, 2022, ...
Gay NFL player to rejoin Tampa Bay - Super Bowl contender the Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed defensive end Carl Nassib—pro football's first openly gay, active player—bringing him back ...
U.S. Rep. Liz Cheney loses to Trump-endorsed candidate - Overnight on Aug. 16, U.S. Rep. Liz Cheney—the vice-chair of the House Jan. 6 panel and one of former U.S. ...
Actor Ezra Miler seeking treatment for mental-health issues - After troubling behavior that has included charges of harassment and felony burglary, as well as allegations of assault and abuse, ...
Brittney Griner appealing conviction - Russian news agencies have reported that attorneys for U.S. basketball star Brittney Griner have filed an appeal of her nine-year ...
Chicago Digital Equity Fund and Tech Desk launched - GET Cities—an initiative focused on accelerating the leadership and influence of women, trans and non-binary people in tech—has partnered with ...
10th biennial Bingham Cup taking place through Aug. 21 - The LGBTQ+ rugby tournament known as the Mark Kendall Bingham Memorial Tournament—or the Bingham Cup—is taking place in Ottawa, Canada, ...
Sky snag #2 seed in playoffs; Red Stars, Cubs fall; White Sox win - In Phoenix's Footprint Center, the Chicago Sky (26-10) defeated the Mercury (15-21) 82-67 on Aug. 14 in WNBA action to ...
Three men hit by car and killed near Jeffery Pub; car found, but not driver [UPDATES] - Three men were killed and another was injured after a hit-and-run crash in the city's South Shore neighborhood. Authorities said ...
Taste of Greektown festival returns to Chicago Aug. 26-28 - -- From a press release - CHICAGO—Greektown Chicago's Taste of Greektown festival returns for its 32nd year this summer with the city's largest celebration of Hellenic ...
WORLD Vietnam's pro-LGBTQ+ move, Grindr kidnappings, Taiwan event - Video below - Vietnam took a major step forward in the recognition of LGBTQ+ rights with the country's Ministry of Health stating that ...
Author: Andrew Davis
NATIONAL: Conn. candidate, trans study, D.C. attacks, Palm Springs Pride - LGBTQ Victory Fund-endorsed candidate Erick Russell won the Democratic primary election for Connecticut state treasurer, according to an organizational press ...
Author: Andrew Davis
COVID CDC 'streamlines guidance'; new info for immunocompromised - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a statement saying it is "streamlining its COVID-19 guidance to help ...
Actress Anne Heche dies at age 53 - Anne Heche—the actress who starred in a string of high-profile late '90s movies including Six Days Seven Nights, Donnie Brasco ...

Entertainment
SHOWBIZ 'The L Word,' drag queens, Tanya Tucker, Wanda Sykes, David Bowie - Video below - Showtime announced that Grammy and Emmy nominee Margaret Cho, Joey Lauren Adams and Emmy nominee Joanna Cassidy will guest-star in ...
THEATER Red Summer, connecting the 1919 Chicago race riots to present-day Chicago, is Sept. 16-25 - -- From a press release - University Park, IL—Governors State University's Center for Performing Arts announces the world premiere of Red Summer written by Lookingglass Theatre's ...
Chicago trans rapper Lila Star releases new song - Video below - Chicago trans rapper Lila Star (most known for her guest vocals on Shea Coulee's 2017 single "Cocky") has released the ...
Billy Masters - "Steven Spielberg recently remade West Side Story and bent over [backward] to respect ethnicities and ended up pleasing nobody. And ...
Author: Billy Masters
Joffrey Academy offers historic contemporary dance track - Ashley Wheater MBE, The Mary B. Galvin Artistic Director of The Joffrey Ballet, announced the launch of the Joffrey Academy ...
'Yellowjackets,' 'Abbott Elementary' among GALECA TV award winners - -- From a press release - Aug. 17, 2022'—Los Angeles—Proving once more that the "gay agenda" is out to force its will on God-fearing freedom lovers, ...
Queer Chicago rapper Psalm One to perform Aug. 19 at Glenwood Avenue Arts Fest - Psalm One—a queer rapper from Chicago—will take the stage at the annual Glenwood Avenue Arts Fest on Friday, Aug. 19, ...
Author: Kayleigh Padar
THEATER Noel Coward's 'Hay Fever' to open Sept. 4 at City Lit - Producer and Artistic Director Terry McCabe will direct Noel Coward's 1924 comedy Hay Fever as the final production of City ...

Outlines
Five Worth Finding: Movie short, 'Kaepernick,' ice cream and more - —Fraud: Non-binary director Zen Zadih Pace's debut narrative short, Fraud—starring trans actress Dana Aliya Levinson (STARZ's American Gods) and Babak ...
MCA to show 'Forecast Form: Art in the Caribbean Diaspora, 1990s to Today' - The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago will run "Forecast Form: Art in the Caribbean Diaspora, 1990s—Today," organized by Marilyn and ...
Chicago Fire FC fall; Cubs, White Sox both win - In Chester, Pennsylvania, on Aug. 13, the Chicago Fire FC fell to the Philadelphia Union 4-1. The away defeat snapped ...
STAYCATION REVIEW Sofitel Chicago - Bonjour! If you're like me, you've walked past the Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile (20 E. Chestnut St.; https://) a million ...
Author: Andrew Davis
Sky stumble in playoffs; Cubs win but White Sox lose - On Aug. 17, the Chicago Sky relinquished a late lead—and are now facing elimination from the playoffs. The defending WNBA ...


 

 



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