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WINDY CITY TIMES HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE 2021
Yoshi's Cafe to close permanently after Dec. 12
CDC: Tougher restrictions set in response to new COVID variant
State Rep. Greg Harris not seeking re-election
Broadway titan Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
New COVID variant discovered in South Africa
Three white men found guilty in fatal shooting of Ahmaud Arbery
Kyle Rittenhouse found not guilty on all charges
IOC announces framework for trans, intersex athletes

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PASSAGES Designer Virgil Abloh dies at 41
Designer Virgil Abloh—the first Black artistic director of Louis Vuitton's menswear collection and the founder of the Off-White label—died at the age of 41 after privately battling "a rare, aggressive form of cancer, cardiac angiosarcoma," a ... more
 


  

THEATER REVIEW Lighthouses in the Desert

  

Ivan Aguayo brings eclectic background to 'evolution' of dance

  

Chicago Bears score Thanksgiving win over winless Detroit

  

Yoshi's Cafe to close permanently after Dec. 12

  

LGBT Chamber of Commerce of Illinois head stepping down


   Local

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SAVOR Sweetwater Tavern & Grille
The popular Loop spot Sweetwater Tavern & Grille—which specializes in contemporary U.S. cuisine, and which is part of the Bottleneck Management stable of restaurants—has a lot going for it. First, there are the views of the ... more
 


  

WINDY CITY TIMES HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE 2021

  

Yoshi's Cafe to close permanently after Dec. 12

  

AIDS Garden Chicago supporters, CDPH official commemorate World AIDS Day with event

  

Mayor Lightfoot issues statement about lawsuit against FOP

  

POLITICS Foster, Schneider support Casten in primary battle against Newman


   Nation & World

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WORLD Court rulings, Dutch apology, trans candidates win, Global Black Pride
Botswana's Court of Appeal upheld a 2019 ruling that decriminalized gay sex, effectively striking off two sections of the penal code that had outlawed homosexuality, according to Reuters. Before the 2019 High Court ruling, which was ... more
 


  

NATIONAL Trans murder milestone, Victory Fund, Matthew Shepard, Palm Center

  

Indiana victim of serial killer ID'd 40 years after being found

  

Canada's House of Commons unanimously votes to ban conversion therapy


   Film / TV / Gossip

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SHOWBIZ Gaga/Bennett, 'House of Gucci,' Leslie Jordan, Murray Hill, Lil Nas
MTV announced that the special MTV Unplugged: Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga will air on the music network Thursday, Dec. 16, according to out.com. The performance, which was filmed in New York earlier this year, features ... more
 


  

Trans-focused documentary part of South Side Film Festival

  

Billy Masters

  

SHOWBIZ Netflix, Kal Penn, Dennis Rodman, 'The Voice,' 'Euphoria'


   Theater / Dance

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THEATER Michael Dalke makes Pretty Woman: The Musical happy and gay
The fairy-tale story of Pretty Woman was brought to life as a musical by openly gay theater director/choreographer Jerry Mitchell in 2018. He debuted the original production of Pretty Woman: The Musical premiered in Chicago at ... more
 


  

Hell in a Handbag Productions to present Christmas Dearest Nov. 27-Dec. 31

  

Moises Kaufman takes audiences to 'Paradise'

  

Director Paris Barclay talks about virtual reading of 'The Normal Heart'


   Music

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SHOWBIZ Gaga/Bennett, 'House of Gucci,' Leslie Jordan, Murray Hill, Lil Nas
MTV announced that the special MTV Unplugged: Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga will air on the music network Thursday, Dec. 16, according to out.com. The performance, which was filmed in New York earlier this year, features ... more
 


  

SHOWBIZ Netflix, Kal Penn, Dennis Rodman, 'The Voice,' 'Euphoria'

  

Broadway titan Stephen Sondheim dies at 91

  

MUSIC Controversial rapper DaBaby postpones shows


   Books / Art

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ART 'Frida: Immersive Dream' coming to Germania Place in 2022
Lighthouse Immersive, North America's leading producer of ground-breaking experiential art exhibits, and Maestro Immersive Art announce their newest immersive art installation, "Frida: Immersive Dream." This exhibition will run at Lighthouse ... more
 


  

Five Worth Finding: World AIDS Day, 'Benedetta,' books, wine in a can

  

Missouri district returning LGBTQ+ books to high school libraries

  

MCA announces new curatorial leadership


   Trans

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NATIONAL Trans murder milestone, Victory Fund, Matthew Shepard, Palm Center
Nikai David was fatally shot in Oakland, California—becoming at least the 50th trans, non-binary or gender non-conforming person reported killed in the United States in 2021, PGHLesbian.com noted. Forty-four of the victims have been BIPOC, and ... more
 


  

WORLD Court rulings, Dutch apology, trans candidates win, Global Black Pride

  

Trans-focused documentary part of South Side Film Festival

  

NATIONAL Asylum case, TDOR items, activist dies, trans hockey team


   AIDS & Health

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Canada's House of Commons unanimously votes to ban conversion therapy
Canada's House of Commons voted unanimously to ban so-called LGBT conversion therapy, the BBC reported. The legislation would make it illegal to have a child undergo the practice or have anyone unwillingly undergo it. Conversion therapy—which ... more
 


  

CDC: Tougher restrictions set in response to new COVID variant

  

AIDS Garden Chicago supporters, CDPH official commemorate World AIDS Day with event

  

COVID Two states and territory come off Chicago's travel advisory


   Lesbian

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Billie Jean King to receive Muhammad Ali Award on Dec. 7
Tennis icon Billie Jean King will be honored with the Muhammad Ali Legacy Award presented by Alkaline88 at the 2021 Sports Illustrated Awards on Tuesday, Dec. 7. The honor celebrates individuals whose dedication to the ideals ... more
 


  

ART 'Frida: Immersive Dream' coming to Germania Place in 2022

  

SHOWBIZ '9-1-1,' Billie Jean King, Lena Waithe, singer Mary Lambert, White Party

  

VIEWS In defense of the word 'lesbian'


   Sports

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Billie Jean King to receive Muhammad Ali Award on Dec. 7
Tennis icon Billie Jean King will be honored with the Muhammad Ali Legacy Award presented by Alkaline88 at the 2021 Sports Illustrated Awards on Tuesday, Dec. 7. The honor celebrates individuals whose dedication to the ideals ... more
 


  

SPORTS Bulls, Blackhawks victorious in Dec. 2 games

  

Chicago Red Stars announce roster moves ahead of expansion draft

  

SPORTS Red Stars defender loaned to Australian team


   Youth

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LGBTQ+ youth advocates call for action after increased bullying reports
Officials from LGBTQ+-advocacy organizations Equality Illinois, Illinois Safe Schools Alliance, Rainbow Cafe and Youth Outlook announced a sharp increase in the number of bullying incidents directed against LGBTQ+ students across ... more
 


  

CPS staffers fired in wake of Marine Leadership Academy scandal

  

Chicago Public Schools principal fosters social justice, safe space for LGBTQ+ students

  

"Safe Schools For All" to help students take action against bullying
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