Tuesday, May 28, 2024

LGBTQ+ TOP STORIES Tuesday, May 28, 2024

News

Idaho Drag Performer Awarded $1.1 Million in Defamation Case Against Far-Right Blogger
Idaho Drag Performer Awarded $1.1 Million in Defamation Case Against Far-Right Blogger

A jury has awarded more than $1.1 million to an Idaho drag performer who accused a far-right blogger of defaming him when she falsely claimed that he exposed...

May 27

Pronouns and Tribal Affiliations are Now Forbidden in South Dakota Public University Employee Emails
Pronouns and Tribal Affiliations are Now Forbidden in South Dakota Public University Employee Emails

A new South Dakota policy to stop the use of gender pronouns by public university faculty and staff in official correspondence is also keeping Native American...

by Margery A. Beck | May 27

Culture

Catching Up with Kid Jongo: Still Making Moves (and Winning Hearts) on Instagram
Catching Up with Kid Jongo: Still Making Moves (and Winning Hearts) on Instagram

Check in with dancer and model Jonathan Zeizel, also known as Kid Jongo, who made headlines for dating Sam Smith in the 2010s.

by Shawn Laib | May 27

Is Comedian Matt Rife Too Cute to Be Canceled? Continues Controversial Jokes
Is Comedian Matt Rife Too Cute to Be Canceled? Continues Controversial Jokes

During a sold-out show at the Hollywood Bowl, Rife talked about his "not OK" jokes.

by Emell Adolphus | May 27

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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