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Virtual-OPALGA-gala-slated-for-Oct-24

  Virtual OPALGA+ gala slated for Oct. 24

OPALGA+/Oak Park Area Lesbian & Gay Association will hold a virtual scholarship gala Saturday, Oct. 24, at 7 p.m. The event will feature video clips from the organization's scholarship winners, the Founder's Award celebration and opportunities ...


Holocaust-Museums-virtual-soiree-Sept-2

  Holocaust Museum's virtual soiree Sept. 2

On Wed., Sept. 2, Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center's Women's Leadership Committee will host its annual soirée virtually. The event will stream live from a studio with a star-studded line-up featuring a musical performance by ...


American-Blues-kicks-off-reading-series-Aug-7-with-A-Shot

  American Blues kicks off reading series Aug. 7 with 'A Shot'

American Blues Theater ( ABT ), under the leadership of Artistic Director Gwendolyn Whiteside, announced "The Room"—a brand-new reading series that brings original work, plays in development and new stories to Chicago audiences. "The Room" will ...


Cerqua-Rivera-Dance-unveils-new-schedule

  Cerqua Rivera Dance unveils new schedule

After some restructuring, Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre has announced its plans to develop work in this time, about this time. Cerqua Rivera's 2020 new work creatively responds to and utilizes social distancing. Work will be created ...


Fellowship-for-local-Black-theater-artists-announced

  Fellowship for local Black theater artists announced

The League of Chicago Theatres announced The Samuel G. Roberson Jr. Resident Fellowship, a grant to fund a residency for early to mid-career Black theater artists based in Chicago for a one-year partnership with a Chicago-area ...


Local-lesbian-couple-celebrate-50-years-together

  Local lesbian couple celebrate 50 years together

When Alice Cozad and Linda Young met each other as freshmen at the University of Iowa they knew almost instantly that they would be together as a couple for the rest of their lives. "The electricity ...


Asha-Ransby-Sporn-talks-building-on-the-anti-racism-movements-legacy

  Asha Ransby-Sporn talks building on the anti-racism movement's legacy

With anti-racism protests happening around the United States, in what some media outlets are saying is the largest movement in this country's history, demands to abolish the police have increasingly been a part of the rallying ...


Restorative-juvenile-courts-coming-to-Avondale-Englewood-

  Restorative juvenile courts coming to Avondale, Englewood

The Circuit Court of Cook County is set to launch its latest effort to address nonviolent crime and prevent recidivism with the opening of new Restorative Justice Community Courts in Chicago's Avondale and Englewood neighborhoods, Chief ...


WCPA-names-William-Southerland-as-new-artistic-director-

  WCPA names William Southerland as new artistic director

Local LGBTQ+ choral organization Windy City Performing Arts ( WCPA ) has named Dr. William Southerland as the artistic director of Windy City Gay Chorus and Windy City Treble Quire. Southerland joins WCPA following a seven-year ...


People-sought-for-LGBTQ-South-Side-needs-assessment-survey

  People sought for LGBTQ South Side needs assessment survey

Pride Action Tank ( PAT ) is seeking input on people's needs, inspirations and preferences through an anonymous needs assessment survey. Completing the needs assessment will help PAT better advocate for individuals; strengthen partnerships with existing ...


STREAMING-THEATER-REVIEW-Alas-A-Monologue-from-Matei-Visniecs-Cabaret-of-Words-

  STREAMING THEATER REVIEW Alas: A Monologue from Matei Visniec's Cabaret of Words

Playwright: Matei Visniec, translation by Daniela Silindean. At: Trap Door Theatre streaming online . Tickets: TrapDoorTheatre.com; $10 suggested donation. Runs through: Sept. 4 Romania's location amid the quasi-feudal Balkan states has endowed it with a history ...


SPORTS-Lindsay-Frounfelkner-takes-over-Chicago-LGBTQ-sports-league

  SPORTS Lindsay Frounfelkner takes over Chicago LGBTQ+ sports league

Lindsay Frounfelkner joined the Chicago Metropolitan Sports Association ( CMSA ) in 2008 to play in the Open Sunday Softball League with one of her best friends, Brian Frazee, on the Just Us League team ( ...


Chicago-LGBT-Hall-of-Fame-announces-2020-inductees-virtual-ceremony

  Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame announces 2020 inductees, virtual ceremony

--From a press release

The Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame was founded in 1991 to honor people and entities, nominated by the community, who have made significant contributions to the quality of life or well-being of the LGBT community in ...


Sky-end-Mystics-undefeated-season

  Sky end Mystics' undefeated season

On Aug. 1, the Chicago Sky ended the Washington Mystics' status as the WNBA's lone undefeated team by stopping them 88-86. Among other achievements, the Sky shot 48 percent from the three-point line, and Chicago's bench ...


Ken-Ilio-one-of-the-first-gay-men-to-marry-in-Illinois-dies-at-63

  Ken Ilio, one of the first gay men to marry in Illinois, dies at 63

Keneth Yerro Ilio—who became one of the first gay men to wed in Illinois when he married Ron Dorfman in December 2013—has died in Chicago. He was 63. Windy City Times reported that on Dec. 16, ...


SAVOR-Chef-James-Sanders-gets-Dirty-with-Southern-cuisine-

  SAVOR Chef James Sanders gets 'Dirty' with Southern cuisine

DISH Dining Guide

Chef James Sanders—after navigating everything from working for the Chicago Bears to living the quintessential corporate life—is reopening Dirty Birds Southern Kitchen on Friday, Aug. 4, at 8052 S. Racine Ave., in Chicago's Auburn Gresham neighborhood. ...


Teen-LGBTQ-activist-aims-to-inspire-with-Be-You-Tiful-Initiative

  Teen LGBTQ+ activist aims to inspire with Be You Tiful Initiative

Allison Frank is a 16-year-old lesbian activist from Lincolnshire's Stevenson High School who found her passion for activism and began the Be You Tiful Initiative. It all started when Frank was feeling overwhelmed in a makeup ...


COVID-19-Lightfoot-announces-62M-for-Together-Now-applicants

  COVID-19: Lightfoot announces $6.2M for Together Now applicants

Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot announced that the city is awarding $6.2 million in grant allocations to the Together Now fund applicants. The Together Now fund was launched last month—in partnership with Chicago Community Trust and One ...


Pritzker-announces-new-approach-for-juvenile-justice

  Pritzker announces new approach for juvenile justice

On July 31, Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker and Lt. Gov. Juliana Stratton announced the 21st Century Illinois Transformation Model—a new plan that aims to transform the state's juvenile-justice system over the next four years. The model ...


MOVIES-Reeling-taking-place-virtually-Sept-24-Oct-4

  MOVIES Reeling taking place virtually Sept. 24-Oct. 4

The 38th edition of Reeling: The Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival will be held as an online virtual event from Sept. 24-Oct. 4. Chicago Filmmakers, the presenting organization of Reeling, made the decision to go virtual ...


Blackhawks-ban-Native-American-headdresses-at-games

  Blackhawks ban Native American headdresses at games

The NHL team the Chicago Blackhawks announced that they are barring headdresses from their home games at the United Center as part of their pledge to honor the Native American community, according to USA Today. While ...


Ald-Lopezs-office-vandalized-again

  Ald. Lopez's office vandalized again

Alderman Raymond Lopez said July 30 that his 15th Ward office in the Brighton Park neighborhood has been vandalized again, ABC7Chicago.com reported. He quoted Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot in a tweet that stated, "'We'll make sure ...


Lollapalooza-running-virtually-July-30-Aug-2

  Lollapalooza running virtually July 30-Aug. 2

The annual Chicago music event Lollapalooza is running virtually ( because of the COVID-19 pandemic ) July 30-Aug. 2 on its YouTube channel. Hosted by Perry and Etty Farrell, the free event will include more than ...


Commissioners-praise-passage-of-Justice-for-Black-Lives-resolution

  Commissioners praise passage of 'Justice for Black Lives' resolution

Cook County commissioners Brandon Johnson and Kevin Morrison hailed the July 30 passage of the Justice for Black Lives Resolution by a near-unanimous vote of 15 to one (with one voting present). The resolution directs Cook ...


Cicero-student-finds-his-voice

  Cicero student finds his voice

When Jorge Martinez-Arevalo was in eighth grade, he was elected president of an LGBTQ+ after-school club at Unity Junior High School, in Cicero. During his eighth-grade year, the club, which is known as NJAW ( short ...


Wizard-World-postponed-until-June-24-27-2021

  Wizard World postponed until June 24-27, 2021

Wizard Entertainment, Inc. announced that its Wizard World Chicago convention, originally scheduled for Aug. 20-23 at Rosemont's Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, has been postponed due to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic. The revised dates for the ...


SAVOR-Surfs-Up-expands-to-Old-Town

  SAVOR Surf's Up expands to Old Town

DISH Dining Guide

A new restaurant has opened in Chicago's Old Town neighborhood—and it's being welcomed with open arms. Having opened on Juneteenth ( June 19 ), the casual spot Surf's Up Old Town ( 1143 N. Wells St.; ...


Lurie-announces-overhaul-of-pediatric-intersex-surgery-policies

  Lurie announces overhaul of pediatric intersex surgery policies

Ann & Robert Lurie Children's Hospital announced July 28 that it will no longer perform irreversible genital surgical procedures on intersex patients until patients can participate in making the decision. The surgeries have long been controversial, ...


About-Face-Theatre-names-new-associate-artistic-director

  About Face Theatre names new associate artistic director

About Face Theatre (AFT) welcomes Mikael Burke to its staff in the role of associate artistic director to lead AFT's education and new work development programs. Burke has been working with AFT since 2016, when he ...


Greenhouse-Theater-stops-creating-shows

  Greenhouse Theater stops creating shows

Greenhouse Theater Center co-owner William Spatz said July 27 that he no longer intends to produce theater at the multi-space Lincoln Park venue at 2257 N. Lincoln Ave., formerly the home of the Victory Gardens Theater, ...


COVID-19-Wisconsin-added-to-Chicagos-quarantine-order

  COVID-19 Wisconsin added to Chicago's quarantine order

On July 27, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced that Wisconsin will be the next state to join the 18 previously listed on the city's emergency travel order, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel noted. First enacted on July ...


Steans-calls-for-Madigan-to-resign

  Steans calls for Madigan to resign

Democratic state Sen. Heather Steans is among those calling for Democratic Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan to step down from his post in the wake of his possible involvement in the ComEd bribery scandal. In a ...


VIEWPOINT-Coming-out-letter

  VIEWPOINT Coming-out letter

Mom, Starting this letter is by far one of the toughest things I have done in a long time, and trust me, I've done plenty of difficult things. First of all I want to note that ...


Chicago-Sky-players-to-donate-10-to-social-justice-for-every-point-scored-

  Chicago Sky players to donate $10 to social justice for every point scored

--From a press release

CHICAGO — The Chicago Sky players will donate $10 for every point team scored, $100 for every win, and $50 for any loss throughout the 2020 WNBA season under a newly-unveiled social justice initiative called #SkyTakesAction, ...


AgeOptions-receives-certification-to-serve-older-LGBTQ-adults-

  AgeOptions receives certification to serve older LGBTQ+ adults

Oak Park-based AgeOptions has received SAGECare Platinum certification, a distinction recognizing organizational competency to serve LGBT+ older adults, a press release noted. SAGECare is a division of SAGE—the nation's oldest and largest nonprofit organization dedicated to ...


Red-Stars-stopped-in-championship-match-

  Red Stars stopped in championship match

The Chicago Red Stars fell to the Houston Dash 2-0 in the NWSL ( National Women's Soccer League ) Challenge Cup Championship on July 26. The Red Stars played 27 players throughout the NWSL Challenge Cup—the ...


Chicago-Sky-come-back-to-down-Vegas-

  Chicago Sky come back to down Vegas

On July 26, the Chicago Sky ( 1-0 ) staged a comeback to defeat the Las Vegas Aces ( 0-1 ) 88-86 in their joint WNBA opener. Chicago closed out the game on an 11-0 run, ...


HBO-to-air-Seeing-America-with-Megan-Rapinoe-Aug-1-

  HBO to air 'Seeing America with Megan Rapinoe' Aug. 1

HBO Sports will air Seeing America with Megan Rapinoe—a conversation hosted by out women's soccer star Megan Rapinoe—on Saturday, Aug. 1, 9-9:30 p.m. CT, exclusively on HBO. Rapinoe will lead a conversation with U.S. Rep. Alexandria ...


Wrightwood-659-showing-Doshi-exhibit-Sept-9-Dec-12-

  Wrightwood 659 showing Doshi exhibit Sept. 9-Dec. 12

Local art space Wrightwood 659, 659 W. Wrightwood Ave., will reopen with an exhibition devoted to the work of visionary Indian architect, urbanist and teacher Balkrishna Doshi. Recipient of the 2018 Pritzker Architecture Prize, Doshi ( ...


Chicago-Foundation-for-Women-virtually-holds-2020-Impact-Awards

  Chicago Foundation for Women virtually holds 2020 Impact Awards

The Chicago Foundation for Women ( CFW ) virtually held the 2020 Impact Awards on July 23. CFW President/CEO Felicia Davis hosted the event and awarded the honorees. Davis began by explaining the importance of the ...


NUNN-ON-ONE-TV-Ashley-Romans-bites-into-juicy-role-on-AMC-series-NOS4A2

  NUNN ON ONE TV: Ashley Romans bites into juicy role on AMC series 'NOS4A2'

Based on Joe Hill's novel of the same name, the AMC series NOS4A2 spins a vampire's tale in unexpected directions. Out actor Zachary Quinto is the ominous Charlie Manx, who battles the gifted Vic McQueen, played ...


Illinois-Legislative-Black-Caucus-mourns-loss-of-two-civil-rights-leaders

  Illinois Legislative Black Caucus mourns loss of two civil-rights leaders

Springfield, IL-July 22, 2020—The Illinois Legislative Black Caucus ( ILBC ) joins the country in mourning the loss of two heroes and iconic figures of the civil-rights movement: Congressman John Lewis and Rev. C.T. Vivian. These ...


Oil-Lamp-Theater-hosting-drive-in-premiere-Aug-7

  Oil Lamp Theater hosting drive-in premiere Aug. 7

Oil Lamp Theater Executive Director Jay Pastucha and Associate Artistic Director Stephen Smith announced Bad Dates, which will premiere Friday, Aug. 7, 6 and 8:30 p.m., in the parking lot of Our Lady of Perpetual Help ...


VIEWPOINTS-In-support-of-the-fair-tax

  VIEWPOINTS In support of the fair tax

Passage of the fair tax will improve the lives of the state's LGBTQ community. As CEO of Equality Illinois, the state's civil rights organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, and queer Illinoisans, I can attest that ...


Columbus-statues-removed-from-Grant-Park-Little-Italy

  Columbus statues removed from Grant Park, Little Italy

Overnight on July 24, the city removed statues of Christopher Columbus statue from Grant Park and Little Italy, ABC 7 Chicago reported. The Grant Park statue started to come down at around 3:15 a.m.; the one ...


Lawsuit-filed-to-restrain-surge-of-federal-agents

  Lawsuit filed to restrain surge of federal agents

A coalition of #BlackLivesMatter organizations, legal workers and journalists aligned with a consortium of civil-rights lawyers to file a federal civil-rights lawsuit seeking to restrain President Trump's promised surge of federal law-enforcement agents in Chicago. The ...


Ruth-Bader-Ginsburg-exhibit-extended

  Ruth Bader Ginsburg exhibit extended

The Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center has extended the run of its exhibit "Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg" through Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021. Based on the New York Times best-selling ...


Preckwinkle-announces-5M-investment-to-help-reduce-violence

  Preckwinkle announces $5M investment to help reduce violence

On July 24, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle joined ASIS Entertainment Network and several community-based organizations and street outreach workers to announce $5 million in new funding to reduce violence. Joining Preckwinkle were Vision of ...


Red-Stars-reach-championship-

  Red Stars reach championship

Bianca St. Georges, Rachel Hill and Savannah McCaskill score as the Chicago Red Stars advance to the NWSL Challenge Cup Final with a 3-2 victory over Sky Blue FC in the NWSL ( National Women's Soccer ...


Racial-and-LGBT-bias-persists-in-ridesharing-platforms-research-shows

  Racial and LGBT bias persists in ridesharing platforms, research shows

--From a Indiana University Kelley School of Business press release

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Despite efforts by ridesharing companies to eliminate or reduce discrimination, research from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business finds that racial and LGBT bias persists. Platforms such as Uber, Lyft and Via ...


How-community-organizations-tackle-diversity-Complete-responses

  How community organizations tackle diversity: Complete responses

Windy City Times surveyed a number of community organizations to see how they address diversity within their ranks, including board leadership, senior management and employees. In our questions, we were most interested in how advocates have ...


Studio-Responsibility-Index-reveals-mix-of-high-low-numbers-

  Studio Responsibility Index reveals mix of high, low numbers

GLAAD released its eighth annual Studio Responsibility Index ( SRI )—a report that maps the quantity, quality and diversity of LGBTQ characters in films released by the eight film studios that had the highest theatrical grosses ...


SAVOR-Paulina-Meat-Market

  SAVOR Paulina Meat Market

DISH Dining Guide

There's no mistaking when you're in the vicinity of Paulina Meat Market ( 3501 N. Lincoln Ave.; PaulinaMarket.com ). The scent of various smoked meats is enough to make most people's mouths water ( including this ...


New-public-artworks-coming-to-Chicago-Riverwalk

  New public artworks coming to Chicago Riverwalk

--From a Chicago Dep't, Cultural Affairs, Special Events press release

CHICAGO, IL — The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events ( DCASE ) in collaboration with the Department of Assets, Information and Services ( AIS ) today announced new public artworks on the Chicago Riverwalk ...


VIEWPOINT-Uncle-Charley

  VIEWPOINT Uncle Charley

I was 17 when I finally figured out that my Uncle Charley was queer. We didn't have the word "gay" in 1953—it just was not in our vocabulary. So, we said "queer" or "fairy" or sometimes ...


La-Cage-aux-FUN-opening-weekend-at-A-villes-The-Bird-Cage

  La Cage aux FUN, opening weekend at A-ville's The Bird Cage

Photos by Joseph Stevens Photography ...


NUNN-ON-ONE-PHOTOGRAPHY-Peter-Bussian-focuses-on-New-Yorks-trans-community

  NUNN ON ONE PHOTOGRAPHY Peter Bussian focuses on New York's trans community

Peter Bussian is a visual artist who continually promotes international themes in his work. He's been published in The New York Times, LA Times, Paris Match and O: The Oprah Magazine, among others. Several galleries in ...


LETTER-Taking-a-stand

  LETTER Taking a stand

Dear community: We must stand opposed to racism, whatever the cost. The death of George Floyd in Minneapolis was not just a case of excessive force or brutality. It was a murder—plain and simple. Police officer ...


VIEWPOINTS-All-Boys-Arent-Blue-is-the-audacious-memoir-of-a-Black-queer-man

  VIEWPOINTS 'All Boys Aren't Blue' is the audacious memoir of a Black queer man

George M. Johnson could not have known about this moment in history when he wrote his memoir, All Boys Aren't Blue, but for this white male reader, the sounds of courageous protestors in our streets were ...


Buff-Carmichael-talks-downstate-activism

  Buff Carmichael talks downstate activism

Windy City Times has been featuring remembrances by longtime Springfield-based activist Buff Carmichael, who is also the former publisher of the Prairie Flame newspaper. In this final segment, Carmichael discusses why he was attracted to death ...


Five-Worth-Finding-Bill-T-Jones-book-Music-Box-thriller-and-more

  Five Worth Finding: Bill T. Jones book, Music Box thriller and more

—Story/Time: The Life of an Idea: This book came out in 2014, but this is an excellent time to appreciate this tome. In it, out gay African American dancer, choreographer and director Bill T. Jones reflects ...


Survey-open-for-potential-Boystown-name-change

  Survey open for potential Boystown name change

Northalsted Business Alliance is asking for the public to weigh in on the "Boystown" moniker. The Alliance has published a survey asking community members' opinions on the Lake View neighborhood, which was officially designated an "LGBTQ+ ...


Goodman-reimagines-summer-education

  Goodman reimagines summer education

Free programming for participants "aged eight to 80" is underway online, as Goodman Theatre's popular Education and Engagement summer offerings for multigenerational learners go virtual, a press release noted. In addition to expanding its established programs ...


Christmas-Bingo-Summer-Edition-online-through-July

  'Christmas Bingo: Summer Edition' online through July

Christmas Bingo: Summer Edition—written by Vicki Quade, one of the creators of the hit comedy Late Nite Catechism—is streaming through Friday, July 31. A portion of every ticket sold will go to help the Daughters of ...


STREAMING-THEATER-REVIEW-Groups-of-Ten-or-More-People-

  STREAMING THEATER REVIEW Groups of Ten or More People

Playwright: Gaby Labotka and Zach Barr At: Littlebrain Theatre streaming online. Tickets: Facebook.com/LittlebrainTheatre/ . Runs through: Open run The forays into digital playmaking, Zoom-grid scenic design and headshot acting engendered by the global stage freeze ( ...


Reports-Lopezs-Brighton-Park-office-vandalized-

  Reports: Lopez's Brighton Park office vandalized

The Brighton Park office of openly gay Ald. Raymond Lopez ( 15th Ward ) was vandalized in the late evening on July 19, according to ABC 7. Suspects reportedly threw bricks through the windows at about ...


COVID-19-Lightfoot-to-re-tighten-restrictions-

  COVID-19 Lightfoot to re-tighten restrictions

Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot, the Chicago Department of Public Health ( CDPH ) and the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection ( BACP ) announced a re-tightening of COVID-19 restrictions for bars, restaurants, gyms and ...


Former-state-National-Guard-enlistee-alleges-anti-trans-discrimination

  Former state National Guard enlistee alleges anti-trans discrimination

Former Illinois Army National Guard enlistee Liam Papworth has filed a complaint with the Illinois Department of Human Rights ( IDHR ) against Dr. Lawrence Gottlieb and UChicago Medicine, alleging anti-trans medical discrimination. Papworth told this ...


MWRD-passes-policies-that-include-LGBTs-people-with-disabilities

  MWRD passes policies that include LGBTs, people with disabilities

The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District ( MWRD ) Board of Commissioners unanimously approved policies to assist LGBT-owned and -operated business enterprises ( LGBTBE ) as well as those owned and operated by persons with disabilities ( ...


Concert-for-Cuba-July-18-19

  Concert for Cuba July 18-19

--From a press release

July 15, 2020—( Chicago, IL ) — With a final program set, more than 60 renowned musicians from around the globe, from Dionne Warwick to Arturo O'Farrill, to Dayramir Gonzalez to Tom Morello will perform and ...


PASSAGES-Josef-Nicholas-Zumstein

  PASSAGES Josef Nicholas Zumstein

Josef Nicholas Zumstein—a longtime service professional at Chicago's Mid-America Club, formerly of Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood—passed away peacefully at his home at Liberty Court Assisted Living in Dixon, Illinois. He was 82. Born and raised in Lungern, ...


ComEd-to-pay-200M-in-bribery-scheme-Madigan-possibly-involved

  ComEd to pay $200M in bribery scheme; Madigan possibly involved

The U.S. Attorney's Office said that ComEd will pay a $200-million criminal fine as part of a federal investigation into a "years-long bribery scheme" involving jobs, contracts and payments to allies of Illinois House Speaker Michael ...


Fellowship-for-local-Black-theater-artists-announced

  Fellowship for local Black theater artists announced

The League of Chicago Theatres announced The Samuel G. Roberson Jr. Resident Fellowship, a grant to fund a residency for early to mid-career Black theater artists based in Chicago for a one-year partnership with a Chicago-area ...


MCA-reopening-July-24-

  MCA reopening July 24

The Museum of Contemporary Art ( MCA ) Chicago announced it is planning to reopen to the public Friday, July 24, after several months of closure due to the coronavirus pandemic. With support from Northern Trust, ...


Affinity-ED-steps-down-shortly-after-being-named

  Affinity ED steps down shortly after being named

Effective July 9, Affinity Executive Director McKensie Mack is no longer with the organization, a press release stated. In June, Mack was named as the new leader of Affinity, a social-justice organization serving the needs of ...







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