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New Title IX rules protects LGBTQ+ students...to a point - New Title IX guidelines finalized April 19 will protect the rights of LGBTQ+ students by federal law and further safeguards ...
Schools are back in downsized Chicago Pride Parade after merging under 'welcoming schools' umbrella - At least four schools are back in the Chicago Pride Parade lineup after they were previously told they wouldn't be ...
Author: Jake Wittich
Supreme Court allows Idaho ban on gender-affirming care for minors - The U.S. Supreme Court has granted a request by Republican Idaho Attorney General Raul Labrador to lift a lower court's ...
Howard Brown reaches tentative agreement with union after 1.5 years of contentious negotiations - Howard Brown Health has reached a tentative agreement with its union, after a year and a half of negotiations that ...
Author: Jake Wittich
Fed appeals panel ruling helps trans athlete - A three-judge federal appeals court panel ruled Tuesday (April 16) that West Virginia's law barring transgender female students from participating ...
Author: Lisa Keen, Keen News Service

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Queer activism through photography: Exhibit spotlights a 'revolutionary' moment in Chicago history - By Alec Karam - Artists hosted a panel at Dorothy, 2500 W. Chicago Ave., on April 20 to celebrate the debut of Images on ...
Red Stars beat Seattle Reign 2-1 - For the second time this season, the Chicago Red Stars took down the Seattle Reign FC, this time 2-1 on ...
Center on Halsted looks ahead to New Horizon's at annual Human First Gala - New Horizon's was the theme of this year's sold-out Center on Halsted (The Center) annual Human First Gala April 20 ...
Author: Carrie Maxwell
Chicago Red Stars place forward Ava Cook on season-ending injury list - --From a press release - CHICAGO (April 20, 2024) — The Chicago Red Stars announced the following health update on forward Ava Cook: Cook sustained ...
SAVOR 'Hot Ones,' 101 complex opening, Casati's closing, Crumbl - —Feeling hot, hot, hot: The addictive show Hot Ones is coming to Chicago, Time Out Chicago noted. First We Feast ...
Author: Andrew Davis
Legislation to increase HIV testing, Linkage to Care Act passes Illinois House with bipartisan vote of 106 - --From a press release - SPRINGFIELD — Thursday night, House Bill 5417, the Connection to HIV Testing and Linkage to Care Act, or the HIV ...
SAVOR Arshiya Farheen talks about her welcoming bakery, Verzenay - Just walking into the Lincoln Park bakery Verzanay, 2507 N. Lincoln Ave., is an experience. Somehow, the patisserie (named after ...
Author: Andrew Davis
LGBTQ+ Intergenerational Dialogue Project set to hold its second annual exhibition - The LGBTQ+ Intergenerational Dialogue Project will hold its second annual exhibition Friday, April 26 from 6-8 p.m. at Center on ...
Author: Carrie Maxwell
HRC continues call for Title IX rules that protect transgender student-athletes - --From a press release - WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the U.S. Department of Education announced it has finalized a Title IX rule that clarifies the ...
New Title IX rules protects LGBTQ+ students...to a point - New Title IX guidelines finalized April 19 will protect the rights of LGBTQ+ students by federal law and further safeguards ...
Gerber/Hart Library and Archives holds third annual Spring Soiree benefit - Gerber/Hart Library and Archives (Gerber/Hart) hosted the "Courage in Community: The Gerber/ Hart Spring Soiree" event April 18 at Sidetrack, ...
Author: Carrie Maxwell
WORLD Nigeria arrest, Chilean murderer, trans ban, Olivier Awards, marriage items - Nigeria's Economic and Financial Crimes Commission's (EFCC's) decision to arrest well-known transgender woman Idris Okuneye (also known as Bobrisky) over ...
Author: Andrew Davis
NATIONAL Ohio law blocked, Trevor Project, Rev. Troy Perry, ICE suit, Elon Musk - In Ohio, Franklin County Court of Common Pleas Judge Michael Holbrook temporarily blocked a Republican-backed state law banning gender-affirming care ...
Author: Andrew Davis
BOOKS Frank Bruni gets political in 'The Age of Grievance' - In The Age of Grievance, longtime New York Times columnist and best-selling author Frank Bruni analyzes the ways in which ...
Author: Andrew Davis
Schools are back in downsized Chicago Pride Parade after merging under 'welcoming schools' umbrella - At least four schools are back in the Chicago Pride Parade lineup after they were previously told they wouldn't be ...
Author: Jake Wittich
Hunter leads resolution declaring April 2024 as Minority Health Month - --From a press release - SPRINGFIELD — To raise awareness about the importance of cardiovascular health, particularly among minority communities, State Senator Mattie Hunter passed ...
Supreme Court allows Idaho ban on gender-affirming care for minors - The U.S. Supreme Court has granted a request by Republican Idaho Attorney General Raul Labrador to lift a lower court's ...
Howard Brown reaches tentative agreement with union after 1.5 years of contentious negotiations - Howard Brown Health has reached a tentative agreement with its union, after a year and a half of negotiations that ...
Author: Jake Wittich
City Council passes Lesbian Visibility Week proclamation - Chicago alderwomen Maria Hadden (49th) and Jessie Fuentes (26th) introduced a resolution at Chicago's April 17 City Council meeting to ...
SAVOR Vivent Health/TPAN leader talks about Dining Out for Life - On Thursday, April 25, people can join the city's restaurant community for Dining Out For Life Chicago, an event ensuring ...
Author: Andrew Davis
Morrison to run for Cook County clerk (UPDATED) - Openly gay Cook County Commissioner Kevin Morrison has decided to run for the Cook County clerk position that opened following ...
'United, Not Uniform': Lesbian Visibility Week starts April 22 nationwide - --From a press release - San Francisco — Lesbian Visibility Week (#LVW24) kicks off on Monday, April 22 with a private event at the London ...
Tatumn Milazzo wins National Women's Soccer League Impact Save of the Week - --From a press release - CHICAGO (April 16, 2024) — Chicago Red Stars defender Tatumn Milazzo earned National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) Deloitte Impact Save ...
Appeals court overturns W. Va. trans sports ban - On April 16, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals sided with teen trans runner Becky Pepper-Jackson and overturned a ...
Fed appeals panel ruling helps trans athlete - A three-judge federal appeals court panel ruled Tuesday (April 16) that West Virginia's law barring transgender female students from participating ...
Author: Lisa Keen, Keen News Service

Entertainment
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago announces programs for May 17-19 season finale - --From a press release - CHICAGO — Hubbard Street Dance Chicago (HSDC) announced program selections for Spring Series: Of Joy, the final installment of Season ...
THEATER Blue in the Right Way's 'Women Beware Women' offers feminist, trans take on a troubling Jacobean tragedy - "Problematic" is a great go-to adjective to describe Women Beware Women. This 1621 Jacobean tragedy is by English playwright Thomas ...
Author: Scott C. Morgan
Kokandy Productions now accepting submissions for Chicago Musical Theater Fest returning Aug. 8-11 - --From a press release - CHICAGO (April 18, 2024) — Kokandy Productions is pleased to open submissions for the 2024 Chicago Musical Theatre Festival, returning ...
SHOWBIZ Celine Dion, 'The People's Joker,' Billy Porter, Patti LuPone, 'Strange Way' - I Am: Celine Dion will stream on Prime Video starting June 25, according to a press release. The film is ...
Author: Andrew Davis
The importance of becoming Ernest: Out actor Christopher Sieber dishes about the Death Becomes Her musical - Out and proud actor Christopher Sieber is part of the team bringing Death Becomes Her to life as a stage ...
Author: Jerry Nunn
Cher, Dionne among Rock & Roll HoF honorees; Mariah snubbed - On April 21, The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Foundation announced its 2024 inductees, per an ABC press release. ...



 

 


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