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    We connect, challenge and inspire by promoting opportunities that make a difference in the lives of LGBTQ individuals, allies, businesses and communities nationwide

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R Kelly accused of predation of 17-year old boy, grooming of another
24 Jul 2021

R Kelly met a boy in a Chicago McDonald's which led to a sexual encounter.

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Ed Negron, LGBTQ advocate, hall of fame inductee, photographer dies
24 Jul 2021

"Ed was always full of kindness," Illinois House Majority Leader Rep. Greg Harris (13th) said.

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Arlington Heights bans flying of Pride, Juneteenth flags on village property
23 Jul 2021

Sparreo noted that Arlington Heights opened Pride month with a proclamation celebrating it. The exclusive flag ordinance turned the proclamation into an "empty promise" or lie.

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Protestant bishop of Berlin apologizes for anti-LGBTQ Church history
23 Jul 2021

"We discriminated them and made them pariahs," said Most Rev. Dr. Christian StÄblein.

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Highest ranking U.S. priest resigns for using Grindr, gay nightclub visits
23 Jul 2021

Rev. Burrill was a leading voice against the Equality Act and denying Communion to Catholic supporters of abortion.

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Judge dismisses Christian groups fighting Virginia anti-LGBTQ law
22 Jul 2021

Alliance Defending Freedom said that the dismissal is unfair and that Judge Plowman could rule in their favor.

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Hawaii's Scarlet nightclub accused of obstructing Honolulu liquor commission investigation
22 Jul 2021

Owner says Honolulu Liquor Commission investigator assaulted two employees and business partner.

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DJ Janky becomes Hydrate's newest resident DJ, debuts 'Social House Friday', July 23
22 Jul 2021

Cenk Duman, the popular DJ known on the local scene as Janky, started his residency at Hydrate Nightclub in Lakeview this past March – and he's set to spin at the Lakeview club on Friday night, July 23, for 'Social House.

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PrEP must be completely covered by health insurance companies, say feds
21 Jul 2021

Truvada will effectively be free for all insured persons.

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We got our asses kicked, Rapinoe says of shocking Olympic loss to Sweden
21 Jul 2021

Hope Solo once critiqued the Swedes as playing "like a bunch of cowards" during the Rio Games.

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Chick-fil-a soccer promo booted after backlash; Sen. Graham defends company
20 Jul 2021

The fast food chain was recently discovered to have been silently funding anti-LGBTQ causes with dark money, even after promising they would not.

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United Methodist Church congregations leave, protest against LGBTQ inclusion
20 Jul 2021

One of the largest Protestant denominations looks to be moving toward full inclusion of LGBTQ persons. Two churches want to leave before that happens.

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JB is in for a second run; Republican governor bets are anti-LGBTQ
20 Jul 2021

JB is considered safe bet for LGBTQ rights. But Rabine and Bailey are rabidly anti-LGBTQ. Schipf is silent on the issue while Barickman is the only senator to vote for marriage equality.

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Brett Favre slams Olympic inclusion of trans weightlifter: 'It's a man competing as a woman'
16 Jul 2021

Former Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre is blasting the inclusion of trans weightlifter Laurel Hubbard in next month's Tokyo Olympics.

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Record number of LGBT athletes set to compete in Tokyo Olympics
16 Jul 2021

A record number of out LGBT athletes will compete in the Tokyo Olympics Games later this month.

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Amazon employees furious, quit over anti-trans book; Target bans book
15 Jul 2021

467 employees signed onto the grievance while two resigned in protest.

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Illinois pols push for renters to apply for assistance, avoid eviction
14 Jul 2021

The application is available at ILRPP.IHDA.ORG.

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NJ gov candidate says stop pushing gay sex in schools; end LGBTQ curricula
14 Jul 2021

Ciattarelli thinks it smacks in the face of religious liberty and is about pushing sex on children.

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'Pose' star Mj Rodriguez becomes first transgender actor nominated for a lead acting emmy
14 Jul 2021

With an Emmy acting nomination announced Tuesday, Mj Rodriguez becomes the first transgender actor to be nominated for a lead acting Emmy.

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French nun movie with graphic lesbian sex, violence called blasphemous
13 Jul 2021

The movie is based on the book Immodest Acts: The Life of a Lesbian Nun in Renaissance Italy by historian Dr. Judith C. Brown, Ph.D.

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One in four queer youths identify as nonbinary, not same as transgender
13 Jul 2021

50 percent of youth who identified as nonbinary said they weren't transgender.

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Malaysia wants sharia law to punish LGBTQ speech on social media
13 Jul 2021

The proposed sharia laws are a reaction to the rise in local posts celebrating Pride month in June.

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Children's book editor, journalist to flee Hungary due to new anti-gay law
13 Jul 2021

"I fear a little bit and that is why we plan to leave the country," the 38 year old said.

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Gilead will cut reimbursements for HIV prevention clinics
12 Jul 2021

This means that some uninsured people will no longer have access to PrEP. 

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Rep. Quigley wants ICE to end detention of trans migrants, migrants with HIV
12 Jul 2021

Quigley is the founding member of the congressional Transgender Equality Task Force and vice chairman of the LGBT Equality Caucus.

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Precious Memoirs: Award-winning trans activist Precious Brady-Davis writes bestseller
12 Jul 2021

Precious Brady-Davis released her memoir, I Have Always Been Me, on July 1st – “to heal and find the best version of myself and break the cycle of intergenerational trauma,” she said.

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Galen Dodd named men's volleyball assistant coach at Loyola University, reflects on 10 years since coming out
12 Jul 2021

Galen Dodd, who has wanted to be a Division I college volleyball coach since he was about 16 years-old, interviewed and was verbally offered the men's volleyball assistant coach job at Loyola University in Chicago in March 2020.

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