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  Holiday Hootenanny Radio Hour presents Cricket on the Mantle, benefits AVER

CHICAGO ( November 16, 2018 ) — The Holiday Hootenanny Radio Hour is pleased to announce Nick Thornton's heart warming new radio play CRICKET ON THE MANTLE, with music directed and arranged by Mike Mazzocca, as ...


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  Best of The Infinite Wrench 2018

Playwright: The Neo-Futurists At the Neo-Futurarium, 5153 N. Ashland Ave. Tickets: Neofuruturists.org; $10 - $20. Regular run through: Dec. 9 with a New Year's Even version of Infinite Wrench on Monday, Dec. 31. Who would have ...


One-of-a-Kind-Holiday-Show-through-Dec-9

  'One of a Kind Holiday Show' through Dec. 9

Through Dec. 9, the One of a Kind Holiday Show is returning to the seventh floor of The Mart, 222 W. Merchandise Mart Plaza. More than 600 independent artists from across North America and beyond are ...


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  Interrobang Theatre Project to present "I Call my Brothers"

CHICAGO ( December 6, 2018 ) Interrobang Theatre Project is pleased to continue its ninth season, exploring "identity/crisis"with the Chicago premiere of Jonas Hassen Khemiri's drama I Call my Brothers, a day in the life of ...


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  Dance Film Better Off Dead Premieres at Links Hall

Motion/Pictures Dance Project is a Chicago-based film production collective created by Talia Koylass. On Oct. 8, 2018, Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke was found guilty of 16 counts of aggravated battery and second degree murder. ...


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  About Face Theatre announces casting for DADA WOOF PAPA HOT

CHICAGO ( December 6, 2018 ) — About Face Theatre is pleased to announce casting for its Chicago premiere of DADA WOOF PAPA by Peter Parnell ( The Cider House Rules ) and directed by Jeff ...


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  Haven Theatre, About Face Theatre announce casting for The Total Bent

CHICAGO ( December 5, 2018 ) — Haven Theatre, in association with About Face Theatre, is pleased to announce casting for its Midwest premiere of The Total Bent, featuring text by Stew and music and lyrics ...


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  Trending ethnic hairstyles for the new year

By Vee L. Harrison

Chicago barber Andrew Martinez goes by "Dreux" behind the chair. He works at Urbane Blades, a barber shop at 948 N. Orleans St. He's an open book and has no more problem telling you like it ...


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  SWZLE, part of the reusable straw revolution

GIFT GUIDE EXTRA

Reusable straws have become a central focus in helping to preserve the environment—so much so that banning plastic straws was an issue on the Chicago ballots during the recent midterm elections. To that end, former Chicago ...


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  Elton John tribute show Dec. 8

On Saturday, Dec. 8, at 7 p.m. at the Gallery 1070 Auxillary Building, 1101 W. Granville Ave., the Edgewater Artitsts in Motion will present its second concert with Great Moments in Vinyl ( G.M.I.V. ), now ...


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  'Haunted Christmas' Dec. 7-8 in suburbs

The creators of the 13th Floor Haunted House Chicago, 1940 George St., Melrose Park, will host "Krampus: A Haunted Christmas" Dec. 7-8, 7-11 p.m. Chicago's world-famous 13th Floor Haunted House has been transformed to tell the ...


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  'Unicorn Ball' Dec. 15 at The Shapiro

The 2018 Unicorn Ball—Brave Space Alliance's largest annual fundraiser—will take place Saturday, Dec. 15, at 9 p.m.-2 a.m. at The Shapiro Ballroom, 1612 W. Chicago Ave. This has been called the official queer "coming out" party ...


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  'When Adonis Calls' through Dec. 9 at Pride Arts

Thompson Street Opera Company is collaborating with Pride Films & Plays on the production When Adonis Calls, which will run Fridays through Sundays Nov. 30-Dec. 9. Fresh from its premiere at Ashville Lyric Opera, When Adonis ...


-3Arts-announces-award-winners-

  3Arts announces award winners

Chicago-based nonprofit grantmaking organization 3Arts awarded 20 Chicago artists with unrestricted grants at the 11th annual 3Arts Awards Celebration at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago Ave. The celebration, which drew more than 300 ...


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  A Cradle Song, Part Eight

by Mark Zubro; Illustrated by W.S. Reed

A Cradle Song, written by Mark Zubro and illustrated by W.S. Reed, debuts in the Windy City Times as the new holiday classic. Filled with travail and woe, warmth and great joy, it is a story ...


Critics-Picks

  Critics' Picks

The Safe House, City Lit Theatre at Edgewater Presbyterian Church, through Dec. 16. The occupants of the title dwelling may be a three-generation white, het Norman Rockwell family in suburban Michigan on the surface, but author ...


World-AIDS-Day-2018-ramblings

  World AIDS Day 2018 ramblings

I arrived at Naval Station Treasure Island in San Francisco Bay, ready and eager to be honorably discharged, on March 18, 1980. I was lucky enough to get to spend two weeks in San Francisco before ...


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  Chicago sees fewest new HIV infections in decades

According to Chicago Department of Public Health ( CDPH ), the City of Chicago saw 752 new HIV infections in 2017. "The Illinois Department of Public Health [IDPH] is committed to getting to zero new infections ...


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  LGBTQ-inclusive La Casa Norte to open new facility

Sol Flores, like her first name's meaning in Spanish ( which translates into "sun" in English ), lights up when she talks about the new Humboldt Park facility for La Casa Norte that is scheduled to ...


Buffalo-Grove-Pride-parade-festival-on-track-for-June

  Buffalo Grove Pride parade, festival on track for June

A Pride parade and festival is scheduled to take place June 2 in Buffalo Grove, the first time such an event has taken place in that suburb. The events are currently scheduled for June 2 and ...


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  Gaylon Alcaraz on new job, activism and campaign lessons

Longtime activist and marathon runner Gaylon Alcaraz has been speaking out on LGBTQ equality, anti-violence initiatives, housing rights, gender equality, health prevention and reproductive rights for nearly 25 years. Alcaraz began this journey by writing letters ...


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  Nigerian LGBT activist on his journey and fight for equal rights

Davis Mac-Iyalla has been an LGBT activist in his home country of Nigeria and across West Africa for decades, first with Changing Attitude Nigeria and now with the organization he founded in 2016, Interfaith Diversity Network ...


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  Historians looking for survey participants

Writers/historians Sukie de la Croix and Owen Keehnen are collaborating on an upcoming project, tentatively called "Tell Me About It," and are looking for folks to answer 10 questions each. NOTE: Participants can sign their full ...


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  Chicago braces for long mayoral season

The announcement this past fall that Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel would not be seeking another term in the 2019 election opened an already-crowded playing field even wider. Some 21 individuals had submitted petitions by the deadline ...


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  Asians & Friends holiday party Dec. 16

On Sunday, Dec. 16, at 5 p.m., LGBTA organization Asians & Friends Chicago will hold its annual holiday party at The Piggery, 1625 W. Irving Park Rd. The spot features BBQ and comfort food. Attendees should ...


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  Event focuses on revolutionary Cuban punk-rock band

Nonprofit arts and education group QUEER, ILL AND OKAY brought a neglected component of Cuban history to the mainstage with a screening and panel discussion on Los Frikis, a group of Cuban punk rockers in the ...


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  WINDY CITY TIMES HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE 2018 Part two

Ross examination Diana Ross puts her indelible spin on holiday classics such as "The Christmas Song," "Winter Wonderland" and the title song on the CD Wonderful Christmastime—a collection of holiday recordings from Diana Ross that were ...


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  Affinity Community Services plans Burning Bowl 2018, will honor Kim Hunt

Chicago, Illinois- December 3, 2018—Affinity Community Services, is hosting their annual kick-off event, Burning Bowl 2019. The theme this year is: Ever ours: Resisting with Purpose to Thrive in the New Year. As always, the event ...


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  Women & Children First Books plans holiday season events

The holidays have arrived at Chicago's Only Feminist Bookstore. Care for Real Toy Drive Nov. 30 to Dec. 14 Come support Care for Real, a wonderful local organization making a difference for families in our community. ...


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  Biden Foundation shares stories of acceptance, rejection by families of LGBTQ youth

Launches "As You Are" story map

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Biden Foundation today announced it has collected almost 500 stories of family and community acceptance and rejection as part of its "As You Are" campaign, many of which can now be read on a ...


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  10 Questions by Vic: Greg Louganis

Greg Louganis is the greatest diver in history. In the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, Louganis achieved gold medals in both the men's three-meter springboard and 10-meter platform events. At the 1988 Olympic Summer Games ...


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  Vida/SIDA marks 30 years with gala

On Dec. 1, The Puerto Rican Cultural Center-Vida/SIDA celebrated its 30th anniversary and acknowledged World AIDS Day with an anniversary gala at 3949 Gallery on Chicago's Northwest Side. Despite the cold and rain, the event was ...


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  The Buttcracker, A Nutcracker Burlesque

Playwright: Scripted by Jaq Seifert and choreographed by Darling Shear At: ( Sub )version Productions at Reggie's Music Joint, 2105 S. State St. Tickets:. TheButtcrackerBurlesque.com; $20-$40. Runs through: Dec. 26 ( Wednesdays only ) When the ...


HeLa-

  HeLa

Playwright: J. Nicole Brooks At: Sideshow Theatre Company at the Greenhouse, 2257 N. Lincoln Ave. Tickets: 773-404-7336; GreenhouseTheater.org; $30. Runs through: Dec. 23 HeLa juxtaposes three storylines linked only abstractly. Each one contains fine scenes that ...


A-Christmas-Carol

  A Christmas Carol

By: Tom Creamer At: The Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn St. Tickets: GoodmanTheatre.org; $25-$119. Runs through: Dec. 30 Charles Dickens' manner of telling the simple man's story lives on in the Goodman Theatre's A Christmas Carol, ...


SPOTLIGHT-on-The-Book-of-Merman

  SPOTLIGHT on The Book of Merman

The Book of Merman: Merman meets Mormons in the musical tale of Missionaries attempting to "save' the legendary Broadway belter. In Flying Elephant's production, composer Leo Schwartz packs the score with original music to tell a ...


Familiar

  Familiar

Playwright: Danai Gurira At: Steppenwolf Theatre Company, 1650 N. Halsted St. Tickets: 312-335-1650; Steppenwolf.org; $20-$109. Runs through: January 13 The foundation for Danai Gurira's 2015 play is, indeed, familiar. It takes place in a well-appointed living ...


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  Jane Lynch, Kate Flannery make the yuletide swing

Actresses Jane Lynch and Kate Flannery are teaming up this holiday season and hitting the road. The album—A Swingin' Little Christmas! Jane Lynch—features Lynch, Flannery and singer Tim Davis. It was recorded in 2016 and has ...


Stand-Up-for-Red-marks-World-AIDS-Day

  'Stand Up for Red' marks World AIDS Day

On Nov. 29, Center on Halsted partnered with DIFFA/Chicago to host the second annual Stand Up For Red indoor street festival, bringing together local restaurants, musicians and artists to raise HIV/AIDS awareness in preparation for World ...


DINING-Gift-drive-Theater-on-the-Lake-Charlie-Brown-Christmas

  DINING Gift drive, Theater on the Lake, 'Charlie Brown' Christmas

—Caffe Umbria, in Logan Square ( 2545 W. Armitage Ave. ) and River North ( 346 N. Clark St. ), is hosting a gift drive to benefit Friends of the Children. There will be a complimentary ...


John-Grant-weaves-Magic-spell-on-fans

  John Grant weaves 'Magic' spell on fans

Out singer John Grant was born in Michigan, started a band called The Czars in Denver and eventually moved to Europe. Along the way he created a legacy of solo work that included his debut album, ...


Double-Door-to-reopen-in-Uptown

  Double Door to reopen in Uptown

The nightspot Double Door—which originally closed in 2016 and which hosted acts as varied as Common and the Rolling Stones—will reopen in Uptown at 1050 W. Wilson Ave., Fox32Chicago.com noted. The old Double Door had to ...


Santa-Speedo-Fun-Run-on-Dec-8

  'Santa Speedo Fun Run' on Dec. 8

The annual Santa Speedo Fun Run will take place Saturday, Dec. 8, at Sidetrack, 3349 N. Halsted St. Sign-in and registration will start at noon, with the one-mile run through Boystown starting at 2 p.m. There ...


Steppenwolf-to-honor-Gurira-Dec-10

  Steppenwolf to honor Gurira Dec. 10

Steppenwolf Theatre Company has announced that Obie-, Helen Hayes- and NAACP Award-winning actress/playwright Danai Gurira as the honoree at the 10th annual Steppenwolf Women in the Arts fundraising luncheon on Monday, Dec. 10, at the Radisson ...


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  Kahlo works at Glen Ellyn campus in 2020

College of DuPage, in partnership with the McAninch Arts Center and Cleve Carney Art Gallery, expanded upon the plans to host the largest private collection of works by Frida Kahlo at the Cleve Carney Art Gallery ...


Pro-LGBTQ-sports-group-looks-to-increase-membership

  Pro-LGBTQ sports group looks to increase membership

Just more than four years ago, Chicago's Jake Lenz was searching for other LGBTQ individuals who worked in sports and entertainment as connections. When he did not find who, or what, he was looking for, he ...


MEASURE-FOR-MEASURE-Yuletide-tunes

  MEASURE FOR MEASURE Yuletide tunes

We don't think any music director would program "Oh, Holy Night" and "Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer" back-to-back, but both are part of the vast array of music which contributes to the holiday season. ...


The-Revolutionists-

  The Revolutionists

Playwright: Lauren M. Gunderson At: Strawdog Theatre, 1802 W. Berenice Ave. Tickets: Strawdog.org 773-644-1380; $35-$40. Runs through: Dec. 29 You probably haven't thought about revolution—not the kind extolled by advertisers, but the capital "R" off-with-their-heads variety—since ...


AFC-holds-World-AIDS-Day-breakfast-talk

  AFC holds World AIDS Day breakfast talk

AIDS Foundation of Chicago ( AFC ) held a World AIDS Day breakfast event Nov. 30 at AFC headquarters in the Loop. Community leaders joined AFC's Community Organizing Manager Coleman Goode to discuss future legislative priorities. ...


Appellate-court-denies-trans-students-injunction-motion

  Appellate court denies trans student's injunction motion

An Illinois appellate court ruled Nov. 30 that a trans student's appeal of a trial court's earlier ruling in favor of her high school is moot since the student has graduated. The court noted that Nova ...


Judge-says-transgender-artists-suit-can-proceed

  Judge says transgender artist's suit can proceed

A federal judge ruled in mid-November that a transgender woman's lawsuit against the City can move forward. Judge Andrea Wood ruled Nov. 12 that Bea Sullivan-Knoff could proceed with a lawsuit challenging Chicago's ban on exposure ...


World-of-Chocolate-provides-dessert-for-a-good-cause

  World of Chocolate provides dessert for a good cause

Hundreds of community members visited AIDS Foundation of Chicago's ( AFC ) annual World of Chocolate celebration and fundraiser at Revel Fulton Market, 1215 W. Fulton Market, on Nov. 30. Nearly two dozen vendors from across ...


SAVOR-Conrads-Grill-Swissotels-Santa-Suite

  SAVOR Conrad's Grill; Swissotel's Santa Suite

DISH Dining Guide

Apparently, students at Michigan State University know how to party—and how to eat after one. The fast-casual restaurant Conrad's Grill ( 1422 N. Milwaukee Ave.; https://www.conradsgrill.com/ )—a staple in the university's city of East Lansing, Michigan—has ...


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  Red Bull festival features LGBT talent

Red Bull Music Festival Chicago presented a late-night music event called Futurehood & Friends at the Wicker Park nightspot Subterranean. The concert venue filled two floors with people from the LGBT community ready to be entertained ...


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  WINDY CITY TIMES 2018 HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE

Rebel yell As many know, the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots is next year, and this cool "Rebel" T-shirt—which out Oscar-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black designed—marks the occasion in a colorful way. ( $27; https://www.omaze.com/made/dustin-lance-black-rebel-tee ...


Kahlo-works-at-Glen-Ellyn-campus-in-2020-

  Kahlo works at Glen Ellyn campus in 2020

College of DuPage, in partnership with the McAninch Arts Center and Cleve Carney Art Gallery, expanded upon the plans to host the largest private collection of works by Frida Kahlo at the Cleve Carney Art Gallery ...


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  City Winery's December shows: Macy Gray, more

Singer Macy Gray and former American Idol finalist Kris Allen are among those slated to perform at City Winery, 1200 W. Randolph St., in December. Gray—whose signature raspy voice is featured in "I Try," one of ...


Transgender-man-talks-of-survival-HIV-self-acceptance

  Transgender man talks of survival, HIV, self-acceptance

When listening to Brian Belovitch recount the first 30 to 40 years of his life, it's hard not to wonder how he survived it all. He admits that his journey almost killed him. It's ironic because ...


Its-a-Wonderful-Life-Live-in-Chicago-

  It's a Wonderful Life: Live in Chicago!

Playwright: Adapted from the 1946 film ( screenplay by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, Frank Capra and Jo Swerling ), based on the short story The Greatest Gift, by Philip Van Doren Stern At: American Blues Theater, ...


Joseph-and-the-Amazing-Technicolor-Dreamcoat

  Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Playwright: Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice At: Citadel Theatre, 300 S. Waukegan Rd, Lake Forest. Tickets: 847-735-8554, ext. 1, or Citadeltheatre.com; $45. Runs through: Dec. 23 You'll never get me to agree that the small ...


The-Neo-Futurists-mark-three-decades

  The Neo-Futurists mark three decades

Thirty years ago, the Neo-Futurists opened a late-night show that became first a cult favorite, and then an institution. And though Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind changed its name two years ago after ...


Critics-Picks

  Critics' Picks

The Safe House, City Lit Theatre at Edgewater Presbyterian Church, through Dec. 16. The occupants of the title dwelling may be a three-generation white, het Norman Rockwell family in suburban Michigan on the surface, but author ...


Spotlight-on-A-A-Ballets-Art-Deco-Nutcracker

  Spotlight on A & A Ballet's Art Deco Nutcracker

When you're pondering which of myriad Nutcrackers"to shell out for this season, don't overlook A & A Ballet's Art Deco Nutcracker, starring out American Ballet Theatre dancer Jose Miguel Sebastian as the Nutcracker Prince. Featuring Tchaikovsky's ...


SnowGirls-The-Musical-

  SnowGirls, The Musical

Playwright: Derek Van Barham ( book ), David Cerda, Scott Lamberty and Jeff Thomson ( music ) At: Mary's Attic, 5400 N. Clark St. Tickets: $20-30; BrownPaperTickets.com Runs through: Dec. 30 SnowGirls—The Musical is parody ...


Mansfield-Park-

  Mansfield Park

Playwright: Kate Hamill At: Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie. Tickets: $30-88; northlight.org Runs through: Dec. 16 What is the price of passivity? Fanny Price ( Kayla Carter ) isn't allowed to say no. From childhood, ...


Q-Brothers-Christmas-Carol-

  Q Brothers Christmas Carol

By: Q Brothers Collective and Rick Boynton At: The Yard at Chicago Shakespeare Theater, 800 E. Grand Ave. Tickets: 312-595-5600 or c ChicagoShakes.com; $30-$52. Runs through: Dec. 30 There was a time when mashing together hip ...


The-Steadfast-Tin-Soldier-

  The Steadfast Tin Soldier

Author: Hans Christian Andersen At: Lookingglass Theatre Company, 821 N. Michigan Ave. Tickets: lookingglasstheatre.org or 312-337-0665; $45-$85. Runs through: Jan. 13 For the discerning child, or jaded adult, Lookingglass Theatre has managed to avoid a treacly ...


World-AIDS-Day-events-in-Chicago

  World AIDS Day events in Chicago

A number of community organizations are hosting events this weekend in observance of World AIDS Day, which officially takes place Dec. 1. Below are some of them: Wed., Nov. 28 —Roosevelt University will host a series ...


Ald-Daniel-Solis-announces-retirement

  Ald. Daniel Solis announces retirement

Chicago Ald. Daniel Solis ( 25th Ward )—who served in the position for 23 years—announced that he plans to retire at the end of his term, ABC 7 Chicago reported. "After 23 years representing the greatest ...


Transgender-Day-of-Remembrance-event-recalls-lives-lost

  Transgender Day of Remembrance event recalls lives lost

In her opening remarks at Center on Halsted's Transgender Day or Remembrance observance on Nov. 20, the Center's Director of Gender Equity and Inclusion Vanessa Sheridan said that the occasion was "an opportunity to commemorate those ...


IN-THE-LIFE-A-look-at-i2is-core-leadership-team

  IN THE LIFE A look at i2i's core leadership team

Invisible to Invincible: Asian Pacific Islander Pride of Chicago ( i2i ) has seen many changes to its leadership team since its founding in 2005. The group, according to its Facebook page, "celebrates and affirms Asian/Pacific ...


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  David Orr reflects on four decades of politics

Outgoing Cook County Clerk David Orr, whose last day on the job will be Nov. 30, admitted that he couldn't help but be bittersweet about stepping down from the office he's worked in since 1990. "I ...


Marriage-equality-remains-in-Bermuda-falls-in-Taiwan

  Marriage equality remains in Bermuda, falls in Taiwan

It was a mixed weekend for same-sex marriage advocates as they won a legal battle in Bermuda Nov. 23 after the country's government attempted to have the Court of Appeal define marriage as between a man ...


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  Committee advances resolution condemning Trump anti-trans proposal

The Chicago City Council Committee on Human Relations unanimously advanced a resolution from the five members of the Council's LGBT Caucus and Ald. Scott Waguespack (32nd Ward) condemning a proposed Trump administration policy change that would ...


Illinois-marks-five-years-of-marriage-equality

  Illinois marks five years of marriage equality

Five years ago—on Nov. 20, 2013—Illinois became the 16th state to legalize same-sex marriage when marriage equality legislation was signed into law. The U.S. Supreme Court issued its historic ruling requiring all states to issue same-sex ...







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