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DAILY BREAKING
Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame restructuring, no event 2018 - From a news release - The Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame has issued a statement on a restructuring happening at the 27-year-old organization. The Hall ...
Trump names Kavanaugh - President Trump on Monday night nominated to the U.S. Supreme Court a judge who has no known LGBT-related decisions in ...
Author: Lisa Keen, Keen News Service
Judge Brett Kavanaugh nominated to Supreme Court, groups respond - From news releases - Lambda Legal on the Nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh "Judge Kavanaugh would guarantee 40 more years of Trump's values on ...

News
Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame restructuring, no event 2018 - From a news release - The Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame has issued a statement on a restructuring happening at the 27-year-old organization. The Hall ...
Affinity to hold leadership events during July - Affinity Community Services is hosting a virtual leadership series, "The Blackprint: A Plan for Building the Leadership Capacity of Black ...
WCT looking for stories from 1968 - Windy City Tines plans to examine what happened precisely 50 years ago—in 1968—and is looking for stories from LGBT individuals ...
Church coalition hosts Pride brunch - The Chicago Coalition of Welcoming Churches ( CCWC ) sponsored "Sharing Light, Sharing Faith in Divided Times," a Pride Brunch ...
NAACP to gather activists, artists/entertainers, civil rights, social justice leaders - From a press release - Ahead of the 2018 midterm elections, and as the nation suffers the effects of President Trump's administration, thousands of activists, ...
Golden Crown Literary Society Awards Include Dorothy Allison, Elana Dykewomon - From a press release - LAS VEGAS, NV - On Saturday, July 7, 2018, the Golden Crown Literary Society ( GCLS ), the nation's only ...
Gay Games attendees from Chicago set uniforms - From a press release - More than 170 people from the Chicago area are heading to Paris, France to compete in Gay Games 10. All ...
Gay Albion College alumni on new project, other endeavors - Over the past few years, Chicago-based Albion College alumni Austin Baidas and Larry Schook have been working on a project ...
Author: Carrie Maxwell, Windy City Times
Travel map shows LGBTQI intolerance worldwide - Global travel insurance provider WorldNomads.com has released a map of ( in )tolerance — revealing which countries are potentially dangerous ...
PASSAGES '50s actor Tab Hunter dies at 86 - Tab Hunter—who rose to movie stardom in the 1950s ( thanks to his surfer-by looks ) and who, in his ...
O'Maley in 15th Ride For AIDS Chicago with new bike, old memories - Matthew O'Maley started planning for the 2018 Ride For AIDS Chicago one year ago, during a major fundraiser for the ...
Author: Ross Forman, Windy City Times
GenForward surveys millennials' views on LGBT issues: race, identity, experience - From a press release - Do more Millennials self-identify as LGBTQ than in past generations… or are they just more open about it? Are they ...
Judge Brett Kavanaugh nominated to Supreme Court, groups respond - From news releases - Lambda Legal on the Nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh "Judge Kavanaugh would guarantee 40 more years of Trump's values on ...
New program to serve LGBT military with mental illnesses, substance abuse - From an OutServe-SLDN press release - ( WASHINGTON ) July 9, 2018 — Today, OutServe-SLDN and Strive Health ( Strive ) and Veteran & First Responder ...
Trump names Kavanaugh - President Trump on Monday night nominated to the U.S. Supreme Court a judge who has no known LGBT-related decisions in ...
Author: Lisa Keen, Keen News Service
'Queer Narratives' July 15 at MCA - "Queer Narratives with Zach Stafford and Jack Halberstam" will take place Sunday, July 15, at 3 p.m. at the Museum ...
WORLD Bulgarian court, Australian crimes, pivotal Indian case - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - A Sofia, Bulgaria, court has backed the right of a same-sex couple to live in the country, in the first ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
NATIONAL Historic town hall, Trump and the military - An LGBTQ town hall will be part of the NAACP's 109th annual convention on July 14-18, a press release noted. ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times.
Transgender veterans as healthy as cisgender veterans, study finds - From a press release - Transgender veterans differ only on the likelihood of having at least one disability A new study finds that the mental ...
Independence Day celebration for whom? - Last week we celebrated the Fourth of July with rounds of festivities marking our nation's 242 years of independence. Scenes ...
Author: Rev. Irene Monroe
Donald Strzepek on jewelry business, early LGBTQ activism - Lifelong Chicagoan Donald Strzepek has been in the jewelry business for more than 30 years and is currently the owner ...
Author: Carrie Maxwell, Windy City Times
Emanuel proposes housing department - Mayor Rahm Emanuel proposed the Chicago Department of Housing, a new City department exclusively focused on supporting access to housing ...
HRC endorses Lauren Underwood - The Human Rights Campaign ( HRC ) recently announced its endorsement of Lauren Underwood for U.S. Congress in Illinois' 14th ...
Chicagoan among LGBTQ Youth Courage Award winners - The Colin Higgins Foundation recently announced its 18th Annual Youth Courage Award winners, whom it will recognize for extraordinary leadership ...
Chicagoan Bernard Cherkasov among Carnegie Corporation immigrant awardees - The Carnegie Corporation of New York has named its 2018 Great Immigrant Award recipients—with Bernard Cherkasov among them. Cherkasov ( ...
Out and Sober, beating dual stigma - Tucked away on Chicago's West Side, the Gateway Foundation's Chicago Independence location is helping recovering addicts from the LGBTQ community ...
Author: Noah McCarthy
Cook County board drafts immigrant resolution - The Cook County Board of Commissioners recently unanimously approved a resolution Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" GarcÃa proposed that is titled "Addressing ...
National LGBT Media Association Announces 2018 Ad POP Awards - From a press release - The National LGBT Media Association ( NGMA ) has announced its third annual Ad POP award winners, including Illinois Office ...
Hawai'i Supreme Court Declines to Hear Case of B&B That Denied Room to Couple - From a news release - ( Honolulu, HI, July 10, 2018 ) — The Hawai`i Supreme Court today rejected a petition from a Hawai`i bed ...
House Appropriations Republicans Adopt "License to Discriminate" Amendment - From a news release - WASHINGTON — Today, the Human Rights Campaign ( HRC ), the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer ( ...
IVI-IPO 74th Annual Independents' Day Dinner July 19 - From a press release - The Independent Voters of Illinois - Independent Precinct Organization ( IVI-IPO ) is excited about its upcoming annual Independents' Day ...

Entertainment
SHOWBIZ Pet Shop Boys, Oprah, 'Chicago' suicide, Idris Elba - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Pet Shop Boys ( PSB ) will release the final set of albums in their CATALOGUE: 1985-2012 series of reissues ...
The Diesel Tykes release Songs For The Rainbow Family July 22 - From a press release - The Diesel Tykes are celebrating the release of their full-length album 'Songs For The Rainbow Family' by having a live ...
NUNN ON ONE MUSIC Thunderpussy's Molly Sides on touring, being inclusive - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Seattle's Thunderpussy is following in the footsteps of girl groups like The Go-Go's, The Bangles and Spice Girls, but with ...
Author: Jerry Nunn, Windy City Times
MOVIE REVIEW The Cakemaker - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - By Noah McCarthy Director: Ofir Raul Grazier. Starring: Tim Kalkhof, Sarah Adler, Zohar Shtrauss, Roy Miller, Sandra Sade The ...
Latinx Play Readings at Theater School at DePaul July 19-21 - From a press release - CHICAGO - The Latinx Theatre Commons ( LTC ) proudly presents the 2018 LTC Carnaval of New Latinx Work ( ...
CABARET Top 40 Showtunes You've Probably Never Heard Of - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - With federal funding for the arts diminishing and arts' patrons considering the new tax implications of charitable giving, singing artists ...
Author: Aaron Hunt
MUSIC Marin Alsop, the maestra returns - Extended for the online version of Windy City Times - Who is Marin Alsop? She is an internationally acclaimed conductor of classical orchestras and the first female music director of ...
Author: Suzanne Kraus
Legacy Walk to unveil Tchaikovsky exhibit Oct. 13 - From a Legacy Project news release - CHICAGO—One of the immortal composers of classical music, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, will join the ranks of such LGBQ icons as ...
THEATER SPOTLIGHT Tilikum - Kristiana Rae-Colon's hypnotically gorgeous and emotionally shattering drama Tilikum delves into the legacy of slavery, the obscene profits of the ...
About Face Theatre Announces 2018-19 Season - From an About Face Theatre news release - CHICAGO ( July 10, 2018 ) — About Face Theatre is pleased to announce its 2018-19 Season, featuring three groundbreaking ...
Critics' Picks - Support Group for Men, Goodman Theatre, through July 29. These are confusing times for everyone, but Ellen Fairey doesn't neglect ...
THEATER REVIEW Support Group for Men - Playwright: Ellen Fairey At: Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn St. Tickets: Goodmantheatre.org; $25-$80. Runs through: July 29 It's tempting to ...
Author: Catey Sullivan
THEATER REVIEW Sagittarius Ponderosa - Playwright: MJ Kaufman At: Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. Tickets: 773-728-7529; Redtwist.org; $35-$40. Runs through: July 29 Sagittarius ...
Author: Jonathan Abarbanel, Windy City Times
THEATER About Face Youth's 'Stories' examines everyday horrors - Forget werewolves, aliens zombies and creatures from the black lagoon. The real monsters are lurking within and among us. With ...
Author: Catey Sullivan
Milly's Orchid Show "Summer Musical Spectacular Extravaganza" - One-Night-Only Engagement Features Brigid Murphy as Host Milly May and Stars David Cale with Matthew Dean Marsh on Piano and ...

Outlines
Five Worth Finding - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - —Chicago Magic Lounge ( https:// ): As the saying goes, "Prepare to be amazed." The Andersonville spot ( which might ...
TRAVEL Everything comes up roses in Pasadena - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - Pasadena is peaceful city located just 10 miles northeast of the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles. The name "Pasadena" ...
Author: Jerry Nunn, Windy City Times
VALUE TRAVEL Fabulous Philadelphia, Perfect for a long weekend - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times by Bill Malcolm - Philadelphia makes for a perfect long weekend. Steeped in American history, the city is very walkable and has a great ...
BOOK REVIEW Genius - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times Review by Ashley Collins - To begin, Genius is a crazily illustrated work of art that tells the story between two individuals who both have ...
DINING Maillard special, A10 closes, Bastille Day items - Special to the online edition of Windy City Times - —On Friday, July 13, Maillard Tavern will offer a special with its duck-fat Norwis potato fries. In celebration of the ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
ART Derrick Woods-Morrow, provocateur and disruptor, by design - Talking with queer artist Derrick Woods-Morrow is an exercise in exploring boundaries. This is, by no means, a criticism—it's simply ...
Author: Andrew Davis, Windy City Times


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