Sunday, Feb 25, 2024

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News

West Virginia Lawmakers Push to Remove a Suicide Risk Exemption from Gender-Affirming Care Bill
West Virginia Lawmakers Push to Remove a Suicide Risk Exemption from Gender-Affirming Care Bill

Some Republican lawmakers in West Virginia want to ban transgender youth at risk for self-harm or suicide from accessing medical interventions such as hormone...

by Leah Willingham | Feb 24

Man Guilty in Black Transgender Woman's Killing in 1st Federal Hate Crime Trial over Gender Identity
Man Guilty in Black Transgender Woman's Killing in 1st Federal Hate Crime Trial over Gender Identity

A South Carolina man was found guilty Friday of killing a Black transgender woman in the nation's first federal trial over an alleged hate crime based on gender...

by James Pollard | Feb 23

Culture

Wendy Williams Thanks Fans for 'Overwhelming' Response to Dementia Diagnosis
Wendy Williams Thanks Fans for 'Overwhelming' Response to Dementia Diagnosis

Former talk show host Wendy Williams is thanking well-wishers for their response to the revelation she has been diagnosed with dementia and ahead of the airing...

Feb 24

Sir Ian McKellen Is Now a Single Man After Splitting With Boyfriend
Sir Ian McKellen Is Now a Single Man After Splitting With Boyfriend

The "X-Men" actor reportedly split with his 30-year-old boyfriend after a year-long relationship.

by Emell Adolphus | Feb 24

Pride

Did Tennis Star Taylor Fritz Intentionally Like a Homophobic Post?
Did Tennis Star Taylor Fritz Intentionally Like a Homophobic Post?

Tennis star Taylor Fritz has some explaining to do. The world No. 10-ranked player recently found himself in some hot water with sports fans when he appeared to...

by Emell Adolphus | Feb 20

Stonewall National Museum to Collaborate with Artist Ruth Crowe for National Women's Month Exhibit
Stonewall National Museum to Collaborate with Artist Ruth Crowe for National Women's Month Exhibit

The exhibit, entitled "The Journal Project," is a deeply personal project inspired by Crowe's 72+ journals that she has been writing since 1979.

Feb 18

Media

World Of Chocolate @ Union Station, Chicago :: February 9, 2024
World Of Chocolate @ Union Station, Chicago :: February 9, 2024

World of Chocolate returned to Union Station to fundraise for the AIDS Foundation of Chicago. Chocolatiers included Steel City Bakery, Blackout Baking Co. and...

by Jerry Nunn | Feb 10

Blue Jacket Fashion Show @ Moonlight Studios NYC :: February 1, 2024
Blue Jacket Fashion Show @ Moonlight Studios NYC :: February 1, 2024

The Blue Jacket Fashion Show was created to lead a national conversation about men's health and prostate cancer awareness with an emphasis on racial disparities...

by Wilsonmodels | Feb 3