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DAILY BREAKING
Abortion decision called 'full scale assault' on rights - In a ruling that one legal activist said will put LGBT rights "on the chopping block," the U.S. Supreme Court ...
BREAKING U.S. Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade - On June 24, the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, ruling there is no longer a federal constitutional right to ...

News
Rugby league bans trans women from international competition - Rugby has banned transgender players from women's international competition until further notice, following global swimming's decision to restrict trans athletes' ...
ELECTIONS 2022 Activist Rick Garcia talks about MWRD race - Longtime LGBTQ+-rights activist Rick Garcia is among those who entered the June 28 primary to win a seat on the ...
Author: Matt Simonette
Supreme Court justice says marriage-equality ruling should be reconsidered - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas argued in a concurring opinion regarding the revocation of the constitutional right to abortion ...
Murdered man's brother continues search for information about 2004 killing - Video below - A Rockford man is continuing to search for clues about the circumstances surrounding his brother's 2004 murder in Chicago's Lake ...
Author: Matt Simonette
CDC reminds people that National HIV Testing Day is June 27 - -- From a press release - June 27 is National HIV Testing Day (NHTD), a day to emphasize the importance of HIV testing and make sure ...
Chicago Pride Parade organizer talks event, security, diversity - For the first time this decade (and after at least two postponements), the Chicago Pride Parade will take place Sunday, ...
Author: Andrew Davis
Abortion decision called 'full scale assault' on rights - In a ruling that one legal activist said will put LGBT rights "on the chopping block," the U.S. Supreme Court ...
Author: Lisa Keen, Keen News Service
Actor Ezra Miller supposedly housing people at firearm-filled farm - Non-binary actor Ezra Miller is allegedly housing a young mother and her three small children at a Vermont farm, which ...
BREAKING U.S. Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade - On June 24, the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, ruling there is no longer a federal constitutional right to ...
North Carolina to issue accurate birth certificates for transgender people without requiring surgery - -- From a press release - (Greensboro, NC — June 23, 2022) — Transgender people born in North Carolina will now be able to correct the ...
Gov. Pritzker expands state license plate options to include Chicago Sky, Red Stars and Fire - -- From a press release - CHICAGO — Governor JB Pritzker signed HB4434 into law today, expanding the options of professional sports team license plates Illinoisans ...
Parker makes history in Sky victory; Cubs, White Sox lose - On June 23, Chicago Sky player Candace Parker made history as the first WNBA player with three career triple-doubles in ...
Illinois' Kwame Raoul joins VP Harris, other attorneys general to discuss reproductive rights - -- From a press release - Washington — Attorney General Kwame Raoul joined Vice President Kamala Harris as well as Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford, Wisconsin ...
HIV testing dropped sharply among key groups during first year of COVID-19 pandemic - -- From a press release - New CDC data published ahead of National HIV Testing Day (Monday, June 27) show a sharp decrease in the number ...
Supreme Court strikes down N.Y. gun law; LGBTQ+ groups react - On June 23, the U.S. Supreme Court eased restrictions on carrying firearms in public, continuing a trend by the court ...
Human Rights Campaign celebrates 50-year Anniversary of Title IX - -- From a press release - WASHINGTON — The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) issued a press release recognizing the 50-year anniversary of Title IX. HRC Interim ...
Candace Parker named 2022 WNBA All-Star starter; Griner named honorary All-Star - Candace Parker has been selected as a starter for AT&T WNBA All-Star 2022, the league announced. She will once again ...
Photos of Chicago's Daniel Sotomayor included in new Smithsonian exhibit - The Smithsonian's first gallery dedicated to Latino history and culture has opened its doors to the public at the National ...
HRC report: Wage for LGBTQ+ women is 79 cents to the average man's dollar - -- From a press release - WASHINGTON - Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender ...
Sky erase 28-point deficit to win; White Sox prevail; Cubs continue slide - In WNBA action, the Chicago Sky (11-5) came back from 28 points down to defeat the Las Vegas Aces (13-3) ...
The Andersonville Village Market returns for summer 2022 - -- From a press release - CHICAGO (June 21, 2022) The Andersonville Chamber of Commerce (ACC) is pleased to welcome back its 2nd annual Andersonville Vintage ...
Asians & Friends Chicago hosts former Miss Philippines at pre-Pride Parade event - Asians & Friends Chicago (AFC)—an LGBTQ+ social organization supporting the Asian community and those who have interests in Asian cultures—hosted ...
Stonewall National Monument Visitor Center to open, reuniting historic Stonewall Inn - -- From a press release - New York, NY, June 21, 2022 — Pride Live, a social advocacy and community engagement organization for the LGBTQ+ community, ...
White Sox unveil details for Pride Night, June 23 - -- From a press release [UPDATE] - White Sox's Pride Night is presented by Vizzy and will be held Thursday, June 23, when the Chicago White Sox ...
Chicago Pride Fest adds new features to the outdoor celebration - The Chicago Pride Fest outdoor celebration returned June 18-19, as local Pride events lead up to the parade on Sunday, ...
Author: Jerry Nunn
Controversial pastor Rev. James Meeks announces retirement - Salem Baptist Church Senior Pastor Rev. James Meeks announced he is retiring next January. The church has more than 9,000 ...
Clela Rorex, first County Clerk to issue same-sex marriage licences, has died - -- From a press release - BOULDER, CO - Out Boulder County and the family of Clela Rorex are saddened to announce the death of lesbian, ...
ELECTIONS Guide to the LGBTQ+s - This year's primary elections—taking place Tuesday, June 28, although people can vote now—will feature many openly LGBTQ+ candidates throughout Illinois. ...
Author: Andrew Davis
Pride Flag arsons raise alarm, church leaders say - -- From a Metropolitan Community Church press release - The intentional burning of two LGBT Pride flags in Baltimore earlier this week resulted in three people being seriously injured ...
Chicago Urban Pride's 'Pride Picnic' on June 26 - Chicago Urban Pride will hold its Pride Picnic on Sunday, June 26, at Jackson Park, 6300 E. Hayes Dr., noon-8 ...
Governing body restricts trans swimmers; HRC responds - On June 19, swimming's world governing body, FINA, voted to restrict the participation of transgender athletes in women's events and ...
NATIONAL Sec. of state; Palm Center; judicial nominees; Detroit bar - Secretary of State Antony Blinken held a roundtable with six LGBTQI reporters at the State Department, according to The Washington ...
Author: Andrew Davis
WORLD Pride disruption, trans journalists, Tunisian play, marriage bills - Turkish police officers carrying clear-plastic riot shields, wielding batons and deploying pepper powder balls as well as tear gas violently ...
Author: Andrew Davis
Red Stars tie Kansas City; White Sox and Cubs win - The Chicago Red Stars extend their unbeaten streak to six matches after tying the Kansas City Current 2-2 at Children's ...
VIEWS The gay general at Valley Forge - Friedrich Wilhelm Ludolf Gerhard Augustin von Steuben was born on Sept. 17, 1730, in Magdeburg, Germany. Son of a military ...
Author: Nick Patricca

Entertainment
SHOWBIZ 'Lightyear,' celebrity event, LGBT runner, Mariah Carey - Video below - Pixar's latest film Lightyear is hitting theaters, and it has a special moment for gay fans—a same-sex kiss between the ...
TELEVISION 'Rutherford Falls' returns for season two with double the diversity - Peacock's hit comedy Rutherford Falls is back with season two. (It started June 16.) The story follows two lifelong friends—Nathan ...
Author: Jerry Nunn
Billy Masters - "u don't know my alphabet."—Sexy Lukas Gage (from The White Lotus; Love, Victor; and the rebooted Queer as Folk) tweets ...
Author: Billy Masters
Goodman Theatre running musical 'Life After' through July 17 - Goodman Theatre is running the musical Life After through Sunday, July 17. With humor and wit, this "luminous new musical…lush, ...
Gloria Allen screening/gathering to take place June 23 - A film screening/community gathering to honor the late trans icon Gloria Allen (also known as Mama Gloria) will take place ...
DANCE Chicago's Joffrey Ballet releasing Pride video filmed in NYC - The Joffrey Ballet and Action Lines—a video-production company founded by Joffrey artists Xavier Nunez and Dylan Gutierrez as well as ...
Chicago Philharmonic launches 2022-23 season - -- From a press release - CHICAGO, IL - (June 20, 2022) Chicago Philharmonic has announced its 2022-23 symphonic season on the heels of a 2021-22 ...
Writers Theatre's 2022-23 season to include 'Tiger Style!,' 'Once' and other productions - -- From a press release - Glencoe, IL—Writers Theatre Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma and Interim Artistic Director Bobby Kennedy announce the company's 2022/23 four-play season, ...
TELEVISION John Early and Kate Berlant discuss 'Would It Kill You to Laugh?' - Peacock is releasing a new sketch comedy show called Would It Kill You to Laugh? Starring Kate Berlant and John ...
Back Lot Bash taking place June 25-26 - The inclusive music fest known as the Back Lot Bash will take place June 25-26 at 5238 N. Clark St., ...
TELEVISION 'A League of Their Own' screening July 2 in Rockford - -- From a press release - ROCKFORD, Illinois — June 22, 2022 — Prime Video and the City of Rockford will team up to host a ...
Lynda Carter releases new single, 'Human and Divine' - Many people are familiar with actress Gal Gadot as superhero Wonder Woman. However, decades before, Lynda Carter wore the bracelets ...
'Hacks,' 'Euphoria' lead LGBTQ+ critics' Dorian TV nominations - -- From a press release - JUNE 22, 2022 - The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics—now composed of 385 professional critics and journalists covering film and ...
Chicago Dance Crash celebrates 20th anniversary with 'Booms Day' - Chicago Dance Crash's signature blend of concert and street dance styles paints a colorful picture of life, strife and relationship ...

Outlines
Sky outlast Dream in OT; Cubs end two streaks; Sox lose big - On June 17, the Chicago Sky (10-4) defeated the Atlanta Dream (7-8) 104-100 in overtime at Wintrust Arena. Kahleah Copper ...
Fever rally to beat Sky; Cubs and White Sox also fall - At Indiana Farmers Coliseum on June 19, the Indiana Fever (5-13) overcame a 15-point deficit to edge the Chicago Sky ...
Chicago Red Stars hire Morinao Imaizumi as assistant coach - -- From a press release - CHICAGO, Ill. (June 24, 2022) — Today, the Chicago Red Stars announced the addition of Morinao Imaizumi to the club's ...


 

 



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