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Republican North Dakota governor vetoes anti-trans measure
PASSAGES Retired Chicago Police Commander Nancy Y. Lipman dies
Illinois Senate passes proposal removing gendered language from marriage certificates
Ex-cop Chauvin found guilty of murder, manslaughter; LGBTQs react
Windy City Times publishes book of historical newspaper covers
HIV/AIDS Report: Vaccine may hold promise
Russian leader Putin officially bans same-sex marriage
Equality Illinois celebrates Black trans woman's electoral victory in Decatur, Illinois
Suburban LGBTQ candidates mostly prevail in April 6 elections

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GLAAD Media Awards honor creative forces of change in media, culture
Los Angeles, CA, Thursday, April 8, 2021 — GLAAD, the world's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, tonight hosted a virtual ceremony to announce the award recipients of the 32nd Annu ... more
 


  

Illinois Latino Agenda issues statement on shooting of Adam Toledo

  

Students speak out after Pride flag removal at Indiana school [UPDATE]

  

Roommate of victim of 2004 Chicago stabbing seeking justice for unsolved cold case

  

Attorneys general challenge Tennessee abortion law

  

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   Local

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'Documenting LGBTQ+ Histories' virtual talk on May 16
On Sunday, May 16, at 11 a.m. CT, Women and Children First will host the virtual panel discussion "Documenting LGBTQ+ Histories" on its Crowdcast Channel. Centering on the release of Diana Souhami's new book No Modernism ... more
 


  

Trump-era LGBTQ housing discrimination reversed, Quigley praises HUD action

  

Quigley, HUD Secretary talk importance of LGBTQ nondiscrimination protections

  

Chicago Cultural Center historic interiors to be restored for June reopening

  

Cook County State's Attorney to present panel on transgender women of color, safety

  

PASSAGES Retired Chicago Police Commander Nancy Y. Lipman dies


   Nation & World

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HUD removes anti-trans Trump-era policy
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is withdrawing a Trump-era policy that would have allowed taxpayer-funded homeless shelters to deny access to transgender people, a Minneapolis Star-Tribune ... more
 


  

Senate passes COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act, NMAC responds

  

Republican North Dakota governor vetoes anti-trans measure

  

Joan E. Biren aka JEB talks Portraits of Lesbians book journey and re-issue


   Film / TV / Gossip

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HRC to honor FX show 'Pose' at national virtual event 'Time
Eight cast members and creators of "Pose," including Steven Canals, Mj Rodriguez, Billy Porter, Dominique Jackson, Indya Moore, Hailie Sahar, Dyllón Burnside and Sandra Bernhard, will speak at event WASHINGTON ... more
 


  

GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics hands out Dorian Awards

  

Billy Masters

  

SHOWBIZ Brandi Carlile, 'Legendary,' children's book, film festival, Janet Mock


   Theater / Dance

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THEATER 'A Portrait of My Mother' to start streaming May 9
Jarrott Productions will present the world premiere of A Portrait of My Mother, written and performed by Carlo Lorenzo Garcia and directed by David R. Jarrott. The autobiographical tribute to Garcia's mother, Maria, begins streaming on ... more
 


  

Mercury Theater to reopen; new artistic director named

  

Joffrey Ballet presents world premiere of Nicolas Blanc's "Under the Trees' Voices"

  

Story of Chicagoan and Broadway influencer Sister Rosetta Tharpe on to Broadway


   Music

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Belting for Life Sunday May 16, streaming through May 31
CHICAGO - Jeff Award-winning director and HIV+ activist Christopher Pazdernik presents the 6th annual Belting for Life (formerly known as Chris' Birthday Belt Fest), an annual benefit concert for Howard Brown Health, one of the nation's ... more
 


  

SHOWBIZ Trans singer, 'Pose,' Kate Winslet, Lil Nas X, Broadway

  

Story of Chicagoan and Broadway influencer Sister Rosetta Tharpe on to Broadway

  

SHOWBIZ 'Special,' Bonnaroo, Broadway items, Rita Moreno, Bridgerton


   Books / Art

Documenting-LGBTQ-Histories-virtual-talk-on-May-16
 
'Documenting LGBTQ+ Histories' virtual talk on May 16
On Sunday, May 16, at 11 a.m. CT, Women and Children First will host the virtual panel discussion "Documenting LGBTQ+ Histories" on its Crowdcast Channel. Centering on the release of Diana Souhami's new book No Modernism ... more
 


  

Bechdel, Rannells among upcoming CHF guests

  

Joan E. Biren aka JEB talks Portraits of Lesbians book journey and re-issue

  

BOOKS Chicago After Stonewall available May 11


   Trans

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Republican North Dakota governor vetoes anti-trans measure
North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum, a Republican, vetoed a proposal April 2, that would restrict the participation of transgender athletes in K-12 sports throughout the state. According to the Grand Forks Herald, the decision came after ... more
 


  

Cook County State's Attorney to present panel on transgender women of color, safety

  

HUD removes anti-trans Trump-era policy

  

Jennifer Pritzker threatens to leave Tennessee over anti-trans legislation


   AIDS & Health

Belting-for-Life-Sunday-May-16-streaming-through-May-31
 
Belting for Life Sunday May 16, streaming through May 31
CHICAGO - Jeff Award-winning director and HIV+ activist Christopher Pazdernik presents the 6th annual Belting for Life (formerly known as Chris' Birthday Belt Fest), an annual benefit concert for Howard Brown Health, one of the nation's ... more
 


  

Simmons moves to gather data on how COVID-19 has harmed LGBTQ+ communities

  

Decriminalization of HIV approved in Judiciary-Criminal Committee

  

Rev. Elle Dowd of Illinois joins Planned Parenthood Clergy Advocacy Board


   Lesbian

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PASSAGES Retired Chicago Police Commander Nancy Y. Lipman dies
Retired Chicago Police Commander Nancy Y. Lipman died April 11 due to complications from ovarian cancer. She was 61. Lipman was born Jan. 21, 1960 in Chicago and graduated from Morgan Park High School. She also ... more
 


  

'Documenting LGBTQ+ Histories' virtual talk on May 16

  

Bechdel, Rannells among upcoming CHF guests

  

Joan E. Biren aka JEB talks Portraits of Lesbians book journey and re-issue


   Sports

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Red Stars earn another tie
The Chicago Red Stars welcomed their National Team players back into the starting lineup and Katie Johnson scored the equalizer late in the match as Chicago earned a point in a 1-1 draw with Kansas City ... more
 


  

Chicago Sky finalize 2021 training-camp roster

  

U.S. women's hockey coach abruptly steps down

  

SPORTS Rapinoe, Morgan lift U.S. to victory over France


   Youth

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GLAAD responds to increase in suicide attempts among trans youth in
(New York, NY - April 19, 2021) — GLAAD is responding to reports of an increase in suicide attempts among transgender youth in Arkansas, which on April 6 became the first U.S. state to outlaw gender-affirming ... more
 


  

Students speak out after Pride flag removal at Indiana school [UPDATE]

  

Trans, non-binary youth influencers launch book collection with "A Kids Book About"

  

Study: 30% of young LGBQ people have attempted suicide in their lifetimes
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FC Bayern Munich, Paris Saint-Germain join the Women's Cup
(CHICAGO, Ill. April 14, 2021) — Global soccer powerhouses FC Bayern Munich and Paris-Saint Germain have ... more
 


  

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