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UN Human Rights Council votes to support LGBT rights - Part Two - The International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission ( IGLHRC ) today applauded the United Nations' top human rights body ...
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to step down - From press releases - Lambda Legal thanks AG Holder for courage and leadership ( Thursday, September 25, 2014, Los Angeles ) - In response ...
EEOC sues in two cases of discrimination against trans* people - From an HRC press release - WASHINGTON — The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission ( EEOC ) has filed two historic lawsuits challenging cases of discrimination against ...
AIDS Foundation of Chicago names John Peller President/CEO - From a press release - The Board of Directors of the AIDS Foundation of Chicago ( AFC ) unanimously voted to name John Peller as ...

News
One night in the area of Austin - Part Two - It was around 12:30 in the morning of Sept. 13 when I joined social worker Channyn Lynne Parker for a ...
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to step down - From press releases - Lambda Legal thanks AG Holder for courage and leadership ( Thursday, September 25, 2014, Los Angeles ) - In response ...
NU grad school adds sexual orientation question - Beginning this year, applicants to Northwestern University's graduate school will be asked about their sexual orientation, according to a Chicago ...
Operation Do Ask, Do Tell: Symposium on health for military GLBTs - From a press release - A symposium on health needs and resources for LGBT veterans, active duty service members, families, friends and health care providers ...
AIDS Foundation of Chicago names John Peller President/CEO - From a press release - The Board of Directors of the AIDS Foundation of Chicago ( AFC ) unanimously voted to name John Peller as ...
EEOC sues in two cases of discrimination against trans* people - From an HRC press release - WASHINGTON — The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission ( EEOC ) has filed two historic lawsuits challenging cases of discrimination against ...
StoryCorps launches OutLoud initiative - By Lauren E. Childers - More than 100 LGBTs and community allies came together to support StoryCorps Chicago's launch of their OutLoud initiative Sept. 18 ...
UN Human Rights Council votes to support LGBT rights - From a press release - The International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission ( IGLHRC ) today applauded the United Nations' top human rights body ...
CDC: Half gay/bi men diagnosed with HIV get treatment - From a press release - Among gay and bisexual men in the United States who have been diagnosed with HIV, only half are receiving care ...
Dr. Hughes honored with UIC research award - Dr. Tonda L. Hughes received the inaugural Distinguished Research Award, one of the most prestigious honors presented by the University ...
DoJ to soon ask Supreme Court to uphold marriage equality - From a press release - WASHINGTON — On Thursday, Attorney General Eric Holder made a surprise announcement that he will be stepping down from his ...
Alliance Brunch to recognize leaders in LGBTQ Safe Schools Movement - From a press release - CHICAGO — ( September 29, 2014 ) — The Illinois Safe Schools Alliance ( the Alliance ) will hold its ...
Gay/bi men see HIV as top health issue facing community - From a press release - MENLO PARK, CA — More than thirty years into the HIV/AIDS epidemic, and at a time when infections among gay ...
Strict ID laws could hinder trans voters - A new study by a California-based think tank found that strict voter identification laws in 10 states might cause problems ...
Author: Chuck Colbert
CA governor signs bill banning use of panic defenses - From a press release - SACRAMENTO — On Saturday afternoon, Governor Jerry Brown signed into law AB 2501, legislation that prohibits the use of "gay ...
HRC Chicago gala marks achievements - The centerpiece of the Sept. 27 Human Rights Campaign ( HRC ) 2014 Chicago Gala and Auction was a brand-new, ...
Author: Gretchen Rachel Blickensderfer
Houston mayor on prize list; pol comes out; Orman backs Warren - National roundup: - Houston Mayor Annise Parker has made the official short list for the 2014 World Mayor Prize, an international contest for ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
World news: Gay Times' icons; Russia court upholds LGBT ban - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - UK magazine Gay Times has released its list of 30 gay icons, Gay Star News reported. Among the individuals listed ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
Precious Davis reflects on Center, excited for Columbia - Precious Davis is leaving her "labor of love and the place where I found myself" in favor of a full ...
Author: Ross Forman, Windy City Times
Chicago LGBT Asylum Support Program holds Coming Out Day event - CHICAGO — In an effort to increase housing for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, and Queer persons fleeing persecution in ...
Group offering youths five LGBTQ trips to Israel - Taglit-Birthright Israel, the organization responsible for sending over 400,000 young Jewish adults ( ages 18-26 ) on a free 10-day ...
Open To Thinking: It's Your Money: Illinois - A recurring column - Cities across the nation were already operating under strained resources when the Great Recession of 2008 wreaked havoc on their ...
Author: Nick Patricca, with Twyla Blackmond Larnell
VIEWS What we owe longtime survivors - by Victoria Noe - I attended an emotional event at Gay Men's Health Crisis ( GHMC ), in commemoration of National HIV and Aging ...
Author: Victoria Noe
Jane Saks expands social-justice brand with Project& - The word "and" comes after everything Jane M. Saks does. A cultural alchemist, arts advocate, creative collaborator and producer, educator, ...
Author: Melissa Wasserman
GLAAD rates networks in Network Responsibility Index - From a press release - Los Angeles, CA — GLAAD, the nation's lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender ( LGBT ) media advocacy organization, today released ...
Report: Laws create financial penalties for LGBT Americans - From a press release - Washington, D.C. — A landmark report released today paints a stark picture of the added financial burdens faced by lesbian, ...
CARS brings STI testing to young women, transwomen of color - From a press release - The AIDS Foundation of Chicago (AFC) has announced a new community partnership funded as a part of the United States ...
Salvo Fireside Chat Oct. 1; Laverne Cox at MBLGTACC in 2015 - MBLGTACC confab at ISU in 2015; Cox to speak The Midwest Bisexual Lesbian Gay Transgender Ally College Conference ( MBLGTACC ...
Town hall focuses on bullying prevention - Bullying prevention was the topic of a presentation and town hall discussion at Senn High School Sept. 23. State Rep. ...
Author: Carrie Maxwell, Windy City Times

Entertainment
NUNN ON ONE: MUSIC Paloma Faith's 'Perfect' plan - Singer Paloma Faith is returning to Chicago on tour this October and she's on a mission to convert new followers. ...
Hercules and Love Affair, the C-word and a 'Broken Heart' - NUNN ON ONE: MUSIC Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - DJ Andy Butler's project, Hercules and Love Affair, leaps from the turntable to tour around the world. The new album ...
Author: Jerry Nunn, Windy City Times
Theater spotlight; Critics picks - Redmoon Theater has teamed with the Chicago Park District and the City of Chicago to present The Great Chicago Fire ...
SCOTTISH PLAY SCOTT Happy anniversary: Lyric's Anthony Freud marks milestones - Anthony Freud has been general director of the Lyric Opera of Chicago since 2011. But it won't be until 2015-16 ...
Author: Scott C. Morgan, Windy City Times
THEATER REVIEW Jane Eyre - Playwright: Christina Calvit from Charlotte Bronte's novel. At: Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood Ave. Tickets: 773-761-4477; ; $40. Runs through: ...
Author: Jonathan Abarbanel, Windy City Times
MUSICAL REVIEW A Kurt Weill Cabaret - Arrangements and music direction: Jeremy Ramey. At: Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre at No Exit Cafe, 6970 N. Glenwood Ave. Tickets: ...
Author: Scott C. Morgan, Windy City Times
THEATER REVIEW Rest - Playwright: Samuel D. Hunter. At: Victory Gardens Theater at the Biograph, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave. Tickets: 773-871-3000; ; $20-$60. Runs ...
Author: Mary Shen Barnidge
DISH: SAVOR River Roast - River Roast, 315 N. LaSalle St., has a lot to live up to. For starters, it's in the spot that ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
THEATER REVIEW Another Bone - Playwright: Cathy Earnest. At: Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr. Tickets: 773-728-7529; ; $30 Thurs., $35 Fri.-Sun. Runs through: Oct. ...
Author: Jorjet Harper
Morten, Bennett launch production company - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Mary Morten and Jim Bennett will launch their new Chicago-based production company, Focused Media, LLC, by celebrating the second season ...
DISH: SAVOR Treble-Maker Grill at 27 Live - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - In case you can't tell from its name, Evanston's Treble-Maker Grill at 27 Live ( 1012-1014 Church St.; http://27live.com/ ) ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
Disc and That: Upcoming and recent DVDs - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - —Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Season One ( already out; $29.99 ): Andy Samberg ( formerly of SNL ) won a Golden Globe ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
BOOK REVIEW My Thinning Years: Starving the Gay Within - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times by John Killacky - In my generation, gay boys and their daddies had complicated relationships. I know I did, growing up in a working-class ...
Clay Aiken's hacking comment; Tina Turner museum; Joe Manganiello - Entertainment news: Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Former American Idol star and aspiring politician Clay Aiken has weighed in on the nude photo-hacking scandal that has reportedly ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
La Roux Oct. 1; Big Freedia Oct. 10; By Women for Women Oct. 25 - By Women for Women' Oct. 25 at Joffrey Tower With the Women's Action Committee of Center on Halsted hosting, "By ...
Lincoln Avenue: Chicago Stories - BOOK REVIEW - By Gregg Shapiro $14.95; Squares & Rebels Press; 91 pages The main character in "Lunch with a Porn Star," a ...
Author: Matt Simonette
NUNN ON ONE: TELEVISION Yu Tsai's 'Model' behavior - Tyra Banks is back with cycle 21 of her hit show America's Next Top Model. Miss J and Kelly Cutrone ...
Author: Jerry Nunn, Windy City Times
Octavia Spencer:'Red' is the new black - NUNN ON ONE: TELEVISION - Academy Award-winning Help actress Octavia Spencer has paid her dues in the business. She started as a nurse in A ...
Author: Jerry Nunn, Windy City Times
THEATER REVIEW Season on the Line - Playwright: Shawn Pfautsch. At: The House Theater of Chicago at the Chopin, 1543 W. Division St. Tickets: 773-769-3832; ; $25-$35. ...
Author: Mary Shen Barnidge
Renowned chef brings spiceā€"and Suzy Wong - Arnold Myint was on vacation last summer at a friend's lake estate in Idaho when and where he befriended the ...
Author: Ross Forman, Windy City Times

Outlines
Transman to open restaurant in Rogers Park - Two years ago, Brandon Byxbe was the line cook at The Flipside Café, one of three working at the small, ...
Author: Ross Forman, Windy City Times
Gay in the Life: Pepe Pena - The roots of showtunes at Sidetrack—The Video Bar date back to 1981. Pepe Pena was at the Midnight Sun, a ...
Author: Ross Forman, Windy City Times
Carlos Orengo: Jack-of-all-trades at Howard Brown - By Hayleigh Syens - =Carlos Orengo is the new guy at work and an old pro all at the same time. Orengo, 28, was ...
Local flag-football teams look to shine in Gay Bowl XIV - Chicago has not had too much success in the Gay Bowl, the most prestigious annual gay flag football tournament, dating ...
Author: Ross Forman, Windy City Times
Forward-toward male volunteer Lenny Earl: fests, transition - Robin Tyler was the first woman to marry her same-sex partner, Diane Olson, in Los Angeles in 2008. She has ...
Author: Sarah Toce
LETTERS Reflections - On Sept. 19, we gathered to celebrate the marriage of our youngest son. It wasn't what some would refer to ...


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