Windy City Times - publishing since 1985  |  JULY 23, 2015
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EEOC: Lesbians and gays are protected from job bias under Title VII
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission ( EEOC ) has issued a landmark ruling that the sex discrimination provisions of Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act protect employees who suffer discrimination because of their sexual orientation. The decision will have two major effects.  READ MORE

 LGBTs among Emmy nominations
The Emmy nominations were announced July 16, and HBO Game of Thrones led all shows with 24 nominations. (HBO hauled in a total of 124 nods, Variety reported; ABC was a distant second with 42.)


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Queer trans man leaves impact
at Northwest
ern and beyond
Dr. Kai M. Green has crisscrossed the country, having been born and raised in Oakland, California, and then at age 15 moving to Massachusetts to attend an all-girls boarding school and then on to Williams College. Next it was off to Los Angeles to pursue a Ph.D. at the University of Southern California. READ MORE

Sandra Bernhard interview: On her new show and political correctness.
Sandra Bernhard is a woman of many talents. Stand-up has always been a part of her act, even before her big break in Martin Scorsese's The King of Comedy, for which she won the National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress. READ MORE

The reframing of Adam Lambert: His past, dating problems - interview 
Stripped of that glossy sheen, those painted nails and the purple mane that he famously flaunted on his 2009 post-American Idol debut, For Your Entertainment, Adam Lambert's latest album cover isn't even in color. His hair still reaches the same towering heights as his voice on The Original High but, otherwise, he's unadorned.  READ MORE

Chicago's Top Dance Troupes Raise Funds 
and Awareness for HIV/AIDS on Aug. 15.
To purchase tickets, please call 312-922-5812 or visit 


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Wheaton College official resigns over same-sex marriage stance

Affinity celebrates 20 years, director announces departure

Boy scouts looks ahead to vote on gay leaders

The new era of ALMA: Association of Latino/as Motivating Action


About Face takes 'Breaths,' marks anniversary

Lesbian director on movie debuting at Black Alphabet festival


Movies: Do I Sound Gay?; Black Alphabet fest; restored films

Entertainment: Jennifer Hudson, Lee Daniels, Margaret Cho, Thomas Edwards

Billy Masters - Gossip

Music: Dave Koz on marriage equality, Stevie Nicks and his new CD 

A return to 'Babylon' with Queer as Folk's Peter Paige

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