Friday, May 24, 2024

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Lawsuit Seeks to Block Washington Parental Rights Law that Critics Call a 'Forced Outing' Measure

Lawsuit Seeks to Block Washington Parental Rights Law that Critics Call a 'Forced Outing' Measure

A school district, a nurse, and civil rights and youth services organizations sued Thursday to block a new Washington state parental rights law that critics describe as a "forced outing" measure.

by Gene Johnson | 5 hours ago

News

Defrocked in 2004 for Same-Sex Relationship, a Faithful Methodist is Reinstated as Pastor
Defrocked in 2004 for Same-Sex Relationship, a Faithful Methodist is Reinstated as Pastor

20 years ago, Beth Stroud was defrocked as a United Methodist Church pastor after telling her Philadelphia congregation that she was in a committed same-sex...

by David Crary | May 23

These Social Media Platforms Majorly Failed GLAAD's Safety Index
These Social Media Platforms Majorly Failed GLAAD's Safety Index

TikTok, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Threads, and X all earned less than stellar grades when it comes to protecting LGBTQ users.

by Emell Adolphus | May 23

Culture

Demi Moore, Cher and More Stars Raise Money for AIDS Research at amfAR Gala Near Cannes
Demi Moore, Cher and More Stars Raise Money for AIDS Research at amfAR Gala Near Cannes

Some of the biggest stars in the French Rivera for the Cannes Film Festival made appearances at the 30th annual amfAR gala to raise money for AIDS research.

by Louise Dixon | 8 hours ago

Looking for a Theater Adventure? Boston's ArtsEmerson Sets 24/25 Season
Looking for a Theater Adventure? Boston's ArtsEmerson Sets 24/25 Season

ArtsEmerson, Boston's leading presenter of contemporary world theater and film, and the professional presenting and producing organization of Emerson College,...

May 23

Pride

Frameline Announces Full Lineup For The 48th San Francisco International LGBTQ+ Film Festival (Frameline48)
Frameline Announces Full Lineup For The 48th San Francisco International LGBTQ+ Film Festival (Frameline48)

Frameline48 will run June 19-29 in theaters across the San Francisco Bay Area, and remains California's largest film festival and the largest LGBTQ+ film...

May 22

US Security Alert Warns Americans Overseas of Potential Attacks on LGBTQ+ Events
US Security Alert Warns Americans Overseas of Potential Attacks on LGBTQ+ Events

The State Department renewed a global security warning Friday for Americans overseas, adding to it that LGBTQ people and events in particular face an "increased...

May 20

Media

On The EDGE: Dustin Patrick
On The EDGE: Dustin Patrick

In the vibrant heart of Kansas City, a shining star has been captivating audiences. Dustin Patrick, the singer-songwriter-producer-performer extraordinaire, has...

May 21

EDGE Now: Hottest Queer Summer Destinations
EDGE Now: Hottest Queer Summer Destinations

Get ready to pack your bags and embrace the rainbow because we're taking you on a journey to the hottest queer destinations this summer! It's EDGE Now powered...

May 16

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