Thursday, Jul 18, 2024

LGBTQ+ TOP STORIES Thursday, Jul 18, 2024

In Landmark Verdict, South Korea's Top Court Recognizes Some Rights for Same-Sex Couples

In Landmark Verdict, South Korea's Top Court Recognizes Some Rights for Same-Sex Couples

South Korea's top court ruled Thursday that same-sex couples are eligible to receive the same health insurance benefits as heterosexual couples, a landmark verdict hailed by human rights groups.

by Hyung-Jin Kim | 6 hours ago

News

Southern California School District Sues Gov. Newsom over New Gender-Identity Law
Southern California School District Sues Gov. Newsom over New Gender-Identity Law

A Southern California school district involved in an ongoing legal battle with the state over the district's gender-identity policy sued Democratic Gov. Gavin...

Jul 17

Elon Musk Says He's Moving SpaceX, X Headquarters from California to Texas over Trans Measure
Elon Musk Says He's Moving SpaceX, X Headquarters from California to Texas over Trans Measure

Billionaire Elon Musk called a new law signed Monday by California Gov. Gavin Newsom that bars school districts from requiring staff to notify parents of their...

Jul 17

Culture

Gay Twitter Serves Up Endless Kamala Harris 'Coconut Tree' Meme Remixes
Gay Twitter Serves Up Endless Kamala Harris 'Coconut Tree' Meme Remixes

From her hearty laugh to her iconic "coconut tree" line, Kamala Harris is taking over the queer pop scene one meme-enhanced remix at a time.

by Kilian Melloy | Jul 17

There's Only One DC: This Summer, Catch Some Capital City Culture
There's Only One DC: This Summer, Catch Some Capital City Culture

Washington, DC has long been a favorite destination of LGBTQ+ travelers. Gay nightspots keep things hopping, and queer-friendly neighborhoods are abloom with al...

by Jim Gladstone | Jul 17

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Pride

Support for Same-Sex Marriage Decreasing, According to New Data
Support for Same-Sex Marriage Decreasing, According to New Data

According to a new Gallup report, support for same-sex marriage is especially on the decline among Republican voters.

by Emell Adolphus | Jul 7

The Trevor Project's National Survey on the Mental Health of LGBTQ+ Youth Highlights Ways to Show Support
The Trevor Project's National Survey on the Mental Health of LGBTQ+ Youth Highlights Ways to Show Support

The Trevor Project understands the importance of mental health and actively supports initiatives for young queer people and offers resources to save lives.

by Roger Porter | Jul 7

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Media

EDGE Now: Queer Olympians
EDGE Now: Queer Olympians

Get ready for the upcoming Olympics as we highlight some of our favorite queer athletes competing for gold! Tune in to this episode of EDGE Now, brought to you...

Jul 11

IndepenDANCE @ Pines Club Fire Island
IndepenDANCE @ Pines Club Fire Island

The theme for this year's fabulous IndepenDANCE was Cher Nobyl and, as always, it was NOT to be missed. Held at the Pines Club, the event featured DJ's Scott...

by Wilsonmodels | Jul 10

EDGE RECOMMENDS

On The EDGE: David Foucher

In the dynamic world of media and technology, few names resonate as profoundly as David Foucher. His most notable achievement is the creation of EDGE Media Network, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. Join the conversation!