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7th Circuit hears arguments for Indiana, Wisconsin equal marriage - About 150 spectators, many of whom stood in line for nearly three hours, crowded into a courtroom at the Dirksen ...
Couples rally in Chicago on eve of marriage hearing - Videos below. - Marriage equality supporters from Indiana and Wisconsin gathered at Federal Plaza Aug. 25 for a late-afternoon rally in anticipation of ...
Author: Matt Simonette
NLGJA 2014: LGBT journalists convene in Chicago - Video below. - More than 300 LGBT and allied journalists came to Chicago Aug. 20-23 for the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association ...
Author: Jean Albright, Windy City Times
Petition seeks gay church employee's reinstatement - An online petition is asking that a gay man who was fired from his job at an Inverness church after ...
Author: Matt Simonette
Florida marriage ban ruled unconstitutional by Fed Court - From a news release - WASHINGTON — Today U.S. District Court Judge Robert Hinkle ruled against Florida's constitutional amendment banning marriage equality, making the Sunshine ...
Detroit police investigate anti-trans hate crimes - Authorities look for connections between park shootings - Detroit police are not ruling out a connection in the shootings of three city residents, at least two of whom ...
Author: Matt Simonette

News
Petition seeks gay church employee's reinstatement - An online petition is asking that a gay man who was fired from his job at an Inverness church after ...
Indiana, Wisconsin couples rally before marriage hearing - Coming from Indiana and Wisconsin, marriage equality supporters rallied at Federal Plaza Aug. 25 in anticipation of a major hearing ...
Detroit police investigate anti-trans hate crimes - Authorities look for connections between park shootings - Detroit police are not ruling out a connection in the shootings of three city residents, at least two of whom ...
Author: Matt Simonette
Florida marriage ban ruled unconstitutional by Fed Court - From a news release - WASHINGTON — Today U.S. District Court Judge Robert Hinkle ruled against Florida's constitutional amendment banning marriage equality, making the Sunshine ...
Palm Center's Belkin seeks to end military trans* ban - One of the many LGBTQ pioneers celebrated by the Legacy Project is Dr. Michael Dillon—noted by the Chicago outdoor museum ...
Author: Gretchen Rachel Blickensderfer
SlutWalk marchers and CPD officers clash - What began as a peaceful but impassioned rally at the Daley Center Aug. 23 became a heated confrontation on North ...
Author: Gretchen Rachel Blickensderfer
NLGJA 2014: LGBT journalists convene in Chicago - Video below. - More than 300 LGBT and allied journalists came to Chicago Aug. 20-23 for the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association ...
Author: Jean Albright, Windy City Times
Protesters gather outside Cappleman election kickoff - \Members of North Side Action for Justice and Gay Liberation Network were among about 35 people picketing Aug. 24 in ...
Author: Matt Simonette
NLGJA 2014: Health writers discuss HIV/AIDS reporting - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - There are two factors that seriously impede Americans' understanding of HIV/AIDS: They don't understand science, and they don't like to ...
Author: Matt Simonette
NLGJA 2014: Panel on realism in the art of the interview - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - The National Lesbian Gay Journalists Association ( NLGJA ) held its national convention and LGBT Media Summit "Breaking Barriers" at ...
Author: Melissa Wasserman
NLGJA 2014: Panel maps the future of lesbian media - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - A panel on lesbian media was part of the 10th LGBT Media Summit, which kicked off the National Lesbian & ...
Author: Melissa Wasserman
NLGJA 2014: Audio platforms discussed at LGBT media summit - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Out on the Air, LGBT journalists working in audio platforms from podcasts to traditional radio, was the topic of a ...
Author: Carrie Maxwell, Windy City Times
NLJGA 2014: Diversity coverage hits and misses discussed - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Diversity hits and misses, how media outlets cover diversity within the LGBT community was the topic of one of the ...
Author: Carrie Maxwell, Windy City Times
A Day with HIV, Chicago Cultural Center, Sept. 5 - TPAN and the Centers for Disease Control present a community exhibit of "A Day with HIV" on Friday Sept.5, 4-6 ...
Boykin discusses Ferguson visit and racism issues - According to author-commentator Keith Boykin, the events that have unfolded in Ferguson, Missouri, since Aug. 9 are emblematic of a ...
Author: Matt Simonette
New study sees financial struggles among LGBT Americans - Williams Institute scholar Gates analyzes Gallup data on LGBT well-being - From a news release Gallup today released a new study authored by Williams Distinguished Scholar Gary J. Gates, Williams Institute ...
Couples rally in Chicago on eve of marriage hearing - Videos below. - Marriage equality supporters from Indiana and Wisconsin gathered at Federal Plaza Aug. 25 for a late-afternoon rally in anticipation of ...
Author: Matt Simonette
Retired Generals: Military ready for transgender service - From a press release - SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Three retired US military General Officers, including the former chief medical officer of the US Army, ...
GLSEN launches 25 Days for Safer Schools - NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2014 — GLSEN ( the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network ), the nation's leading education ...
7th Circuit hears arguments for Indiana, Wisconsin equal marriage - About 150 spectators, many of whom stood in line for nearly three hours, crowded into a courtroom at the Dirksen ...
Author: Matt Simonette
Frederick Collins on running for mayor - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - On April 6, Frederick Collins officially announced his candidacy for the Chicago mayoral race at the Mckenzie Mission Church in ...
Author: Phillip-John Puzzo
Luxembourg PM to wed; Miss Spain comes out; Berlin mayor quits - World news: Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel could be among the first to benefit from new marriage-equality laws after he announced he ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
GLSEN initiative; Cincinnati's trans* policy - National roundup: Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - GLSEN ( the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network ) has launched its GLSEN's 25 Days for Safer Schools back-to-school ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
LETTERS By the numbers; Tunney business - By the numbers In response to Michael O'Connor's recent letter ( "An uncertain future," http:// ), I'd like to expound ...
Before we go moving the Pride Parade... - As someone who has lived in Chicago on and off for 22 years this summer, and who owns a business ...
Author: Greg O'Neill
Hate crime summit Oct. 20 in Chicago - A hate crime summit for educators, law enforcement, researchers, service providers and the general community will be held Monday, Oct. ...
Study: 19% of L.A. County foster youth identify as LGBTQ - From a press release - A first-of-its-kind study finds that approximately 1 in 5 ( or 1,400 ) foster youth in Los Angeles County, home ...
Study: LGBT Americans report less access to health care - From a press release - Gallup today released a new study authored by Williams Distinguished Scholar Gary J. Gates, Williams Institute at the UCLA School ...
New Lurie clinic marks $2.5-million gift - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital opened doors Aug. 22 on its first outpatient clinic dedicated exclusively to medical ...
Global trans* group holds fundraiser - Members of WPATH ( World Professional Association for Transgender Health ) met at the J.W Marriott, 151 W. Adams St., ...
Author: Liz Baudler

Entertainment
Knight at the Movies: Love Is Strange; To Be Takei; Yves; film notes - This week in Chicago theaters it's a queer movie trifecta—a rare occasion indeed for Our People and one that shouldn't ...
Machnik wins Nate Berkus' reality show, looks at future - TELEVISION Extended for on online edition of Windy City Times - Lukas Machnik, an openly gay Chicago-based artist who owns a successful company called Lukas Machnik Interior Design ( LMID ) ...
Author: Phillip-John Puzzo
Emmys program has familiar ring - Despite cable and outlets such as Netflix delivering more original programming, the 66th Annual Emmy Awards ( which aired on ...
Expendables 3 reveal; Roberts' honor; Cohen on Top Chef - Entertainment news: Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Director Patrick Hughes has said that Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jet Li's Expendables 3 characters are gay, according to Digital Spy. ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
Wanda Sykes talks kids, family and hitting the road - A punctual Wanda Sykes called 15 minutes early for her interview and was on the ball immediately. "Was she funny?" ...
Author: Sarah Toce
Director Ira Sachs, star Alfred Molina on 'Love Is Strange' - Love Is Strange, which opens in Chicago this Friday, Aug. 29, has been receiving critical acclaim since its Sundance debut ...
Author: Richard Knight, Jr., for Windy City Times
'Fringe' festival features diversity of shows, performers - SCOTTISH PLAY SCOTT - Transgender performance artist Rebecca Kling is returning once again to perform in the Chicago Fringe Festival, which runs from Thursday, ...
Author: Scott C. Morgan, Windy City Times
Broadway in Chicago puts on free summer show - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - The hill was alive with the sound of music in the Jay Pritzker Pavilion Aug. 18, when 15 Broadway in ...
Spotlight: House of Mirth - Dead Writers Theatre Collective gets all dressed up in fancy period dress for three benefit performances of House of Mirth, ...
Witch Slap! - THEATER REVIEW - Playwright: Jeff Goode. At: Babes With Blades at Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark St. Tickets: 773-904-0391; ; $20. Runs through: ...
Author: Mary Shen Barnidge
CRITICS' PICKS - Hellish Half-Light, Mary-Arrchie Theatre, through Aug. 30. These six beautifully rendered short plays by Nobel laureate Samuel Beckett provide an ...
THEATER REVIEW Clemente: The Legend of 21 - Playwright: Luis Caballero. At: Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave. Tickets: 773-327-5252 or ; $35. Runs through: September 14 NightBlue ...
Author: Jerry Nunn, Windy City Times
THEATER REVIEW Stupid F*kg Bird - Playwright: Aaron Posner. At: Sideshow Theatre Company at the Biograph, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave. Tickets: 773-871-3000; ; $20-$25. Runs through: ...
Author: Mary Shen Barnidge
THEATER REVIEW On the Town - Playwrights: Leonard Bernstein ( music ), Betty Comden & Adolph Green ( book/lyrics ), Jerome Robbins ( idea/choreography ). At: ...
Author: Jonathan Abarbanel, Windy City Times
Goodman, Drury Lane lead Jeff Awards Equity nomS - From a press release - Thursday, August 21, 2014-Chicago, IL. Chicago actress, TV and film star Jane Lynch did the honor today of announcing the ...
Poetry Foundation fall events include LGBTs - From a press release - CHICAGO — The Poetry Foundation's fall event season embraces poetry in an array of offerings that range from an experimental ...
E3 Radio to host 'Purple Tie' event - E3 Radio will host the Purple Tie Affair & Silent Acution to raise money for nonprofits. This year, proceeds will ...
Snoop to headline acts at North Coast Music Festival - The fifth annual North Coast Music Festival will take place Aug. 29-31 at Chicago's Union Park, 1501 W. Randolph St. ...
Robyn flies into Chicago, lands at Pritzker Pavilion - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Swedish singer Robyn flew into the Jay Pritzker Pavilion Aug. 24, bringing a heavy dose of electronica along with her. ...
'Donny & Marie' in Aurora Aug. 27-31 - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Iconic duo Donny & Marie Osmond will perform seven shows Aug. 27-31 at the Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd., ...
Amy Grant remix CD, 'In Motion,' available - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - AIn Motion: The Remixes—consisting of dance versions of songs from Christian/pop singer Amy Grant—is now available. Grant's early work in ...
Way-out Wizard World: costums, characters, artists - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Wizard World Comic Con Chicago hit the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois, on Aug. 21-24. The front lobby ...
BENT NIGHTS Steely Dan; Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Steely Dan, essentially Walter Becker and Donald Fagen, personified hipness in the '70s so completely that they coolly appealed to ...
Author: Vern Hester
Collective throws 'Queerpocalypse' preview - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - On Aug. 22, the burlesque and performance collective Ties and Tassles threw a meet-and-greet as a preview for the annual ...
Author: Vern Hester
DINING Freshii's Alex Blair on expanding empire - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - If Alex Blair has a motto, it's probably "Carpe diem." The openly gay 27-year-old entrepreneur owns three Freshii restaurants in ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
Attendees board 'Soul Train' at ALCC event - The AIDS Legal Council of Chicago's ( ALCC's ) annual summer bash took place Aug. 20 at Boystown nightspot Sidetrack. ...
Michael Jackson tribute Aug. 28-30 in Gary, Indiana - Katherine Jackson has announced that The 5th Annual Michael Jackson "King of Pop" Tribute Festival of the Arts will take ...
Indigo Girls joining Nettles Aug. 29 in Aurora - Amy Ray and Emily Saliers—a.k.a. the Indigo Girls—have joined the Chicago-area stop of the That Girl Tour which includes singer/songwriter ...
Miley, Beyonce make news at VMAs - It was a woman's world at the MTV Video Music Awards show Aug. 24 as Miley Cyrus and Beyonce dominated—but ...
Billy Masters - "Rarely."—Larry King's answer when Howard Stern asked if he masturbates. Call me old-fashioned, but I didn't go to my first ...
Author: Billy Masters
Cafe Crème: French restaurant charms Wicker Park patrons - Less than two months ago, Bucktown/Wicker Park residents graciously welcomed another new café to their lively neighborhood streets on Chicago's ...
Author: Phillip-John Puzzo
Musical theater incubator launches with Chicago-native/Broadway stars - From a press release - CHICAGO ( August 27, 2014 ) — Eight veteran actors, directors, writers, choreographers and producers have created FWD Theatre Project ...
Performer from 'RuPaul' in Chicago Sept. 3 - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - The Illinois Humanities Council will present a conversation with controversial performer Alaska Thunderfuck 5000, a runner-up in the fifth season ...

Outlines
Chicago Dragons competing for Bingham Cup in Australia - In his first Bingham Cup, held 10 years ago in London, Chicago's Paul D. Cannella walked onto the pitch as ...
Author: Ross Forman, Windy City Times
Dining news: Shaw's Labor Day special; Bar Takito opens - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - —This Labor Day ( Monday, Sept. 1 ), Shaw's Crab House will celebrate the U.S. workforce at both Chicagoland locations. ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
Fun in the sun in Fort Lauderdale-with a Chicago twist - TRAVEL Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - FORT LAUDERDALE—The first time I heard about Pineapple Point Guesthouse & Resort, a luxury gay men's bed & breakfast in ...
Author: Ross Forman, Windy City Times
World AIDS Museum opens in Fort Lauderdale - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - FORT LAUDERDALE—Magic Johnson met the media in Los Angeles late in the afternoon on Nov. 7, 1991, to announce his ...
Author: Ross Forman, Windy City Times
Toon commemorates Sotomayor birthday - This 1990 political cartoon by the late Danny Sotomayor commemorates his birthday. ( The artist/activist was born Aug. 30, 1958, ...
Sky to Face the Indiana in WNBA Eastern Finals - CHICAGO —With an 81-80 win over the Atlanta Dream on Tuesday night the Chicago Sky advanced to the WNBA Eastern ...
FGG co-president opens up on Gay Games past, present, future - Despite significantly fewer participants than either of the past two Gay Games, the recently-completely Gay Games 9 in Cleveland was ...
Author: Ross Forman, Windy City Times


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