Thursday, Feb 22, 2024

LGBTQ+ TOP STORIES Thursday, Feb 22, 2024

Bisexual 'Color Purple' Actor Aunjanue Ellis-Taylor Criticizes 'Sanitized' Love Story in New Musical Film Adaptation

Bisexual 'Color Purple' Actor Aunjanue Ellis-Taylor Criticizes 'Sanitized' Love Story in New Musical Film Adaptation

The lesbian romance at the heart of "The Color Purple" was better represented in the new musical adaptation of the Alice Walker novel, but Aunjanue Ellis-Taylor, who was in the film, says it still disappoints.

by Kilian Melloy | 8 hours ago

News

Oklahoma Police Say Nonbinary Teen's Death Not Result of Injuries from High School Fight
Oklahoma Police Say Nonbinary Teen's Death Not Result of Injuries from High School Fight

Police in the suburban Tulsa community of Owasso are investigating the death of 16-year-old Nex Benedict, whose family said identified as nonbinary and used...

by Sean Murphy | 12 hours ago

Alabama Lawmakers Would Define Man and Woman Based on Sperm and Ova
Alabama Lawmakers Would Define Man and Woman Based on Sperm and Ova

Alabama lawmakers are advancing legislation that would strictly define who is considered female and male based on their reproductive systems. Opponents said the...

by Kim Chandler | Feb 21

Culture

Review: 'Lie with Me' a Touching Tale of First Love and Memory
Review: 'Lie with Me' a Touching Tale of First Love and Memory

Light, spirited, and yet complex, "Lie with Me" is a mildly intoxicating cinematic refreshment.

by Kilian Melloy | 9 hours ago

Tyler, The Creator Just Created This Amazing Collection for Louis Vuitton
Tyler, The Creator Just Created This Amazing Collection for Louis Vuitton

The rapper provided a preppy collaboration for the luxury brand that is launching March 21.

by Emell Adolphus | 12 hours ago

Pride

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

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

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