Wednesday, Feb 21, 2024

LGBTQ+ TOP STORIES Wednesday, Feb 21, 2024

Charges Dropped Against Florida Family Accused of Attacking Gay Man in Relationship with Adult Son

Charges Dropped Against Florida Family Accused of Attacking Gay Man in Relationship with Adult Son

South Florida prosecutors dropped criminal charges on Tuesday against a couple and their adult son who had been accused of severely beating a man who had been in a relationship with the son.

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News

Did Tennis Star Taylor Fritz Intentionally Like a Homophobic Post?
Did Tennis Star Taylor Fritz Intentionally Like a Homophobic Post?

Tennis star Taylor Fritz has some explaining to do. The world No. 10-ranked player recently found himself in some hot water with sports fans when he appeared to...

by Emell Adolphus | Feb 20

First Federal Gender-Based Hate Crime Trial Starts in South Carolina over Trans Woman's Killing
First Federal Gender-Based Hate Crime Trial Starts in South Carolina over Trans Woman's Killing

The first federal trial over a hate crime based on gender identity is set to begin Tuesday in South Carolina, where a man faces charges that he killed a Black...

by James Pollard | Feb 20

Culture

With Upcoming Show, Trans Singer Nicole Talbot Finds Truest Self Onstage
With Upcoming Show, Trans Singer Nicole Talbot Finds Truest Self Onstage

"I am the truest version of myself when I am singing and on stage," declares 22-year-old transgender singer/actress Nicole Talbot. She tells her story in her...

by John Amodeo | Feb 20

Review: BLO Celebrates 18th Century Black Composer Chevalier with Handsome Production of Opera Rarity
Review: BLO Celebrates 18th Century Black Composer Chevalier with Handsome Production of Opera Rarity

In celebration of Black History Month, Boston Lyric Opera presented an operatic rarity by one of the most colorful figures in music history, Joseph Bologne,...

by Ed Tapper | Feb 20

Pride

Stonewall National Museum to Collaborate with Artist Ruth Crowe for National Women's Month Exhibit
Stonewall National Museum to Collaborate with Artist Ruth Crowe for National Women's Month Exhibit

The exhibit, entitled "The Journal Project," is a deeply personal project inspired by Crowe's 72+ journals that she has been writing since 1979.

Feb 18

Watch: Man Urinates on Pride Flag in Columbus, Ohio
Watch: Man Urinates on Pride Flag in Columbus, Ohio

Authorities in Columbus, Ohio, are searching for a man caught on camera urinating on a Pride flag. Police are reportedly now investigating the incident as a...

by Emell Adolphus | Feb 18

Media

World Of Chocolate @ Union Station, Chicago :: February 9, 2024
World Of Chocolate @ Union Station, Chicago :: February 9, 2024

World of Chocolate returned to Union Station to fundraise for the AIDS Foundation of Chicago. Chocolatiers included Steel City Bakery, Blackout Baking Co. and...

by Jerry Nunn | Feb 10

Blue Jacket Fashion Show @ Moonlight Studios NYC :: February 1, 2024
Blue Jacket Fashion Show @ Moonlight Studios NYC :: February 1, 2024

The Blue Jacket Fashion Show was created to lead a national conversation about men's health and prostate cancer awareness with an emphasis on racial disparities...

by Wilsonmodels | Feb 3