Wednesday, Feb 21, 2024

LGBTQ+ TOP STORIES Wednesday, Feb 21, 2024

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 new cabaret show.

by John Amodeo | Feb 20

News

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

St. Vincent Upholds Laws Criminalizing Gay Sex in Caribbean Island Nation in Setback for Activists
St. Vincent Upholds Laws Criminalizing Gay Sex in Caribbean Island Nation in Setback for Activists

A top court in St. Vincent and the Grenadines upheld laws on Friday that criminalize gay sex, a blow to activists who have long decried the violence the LGBTQ+...

by Dánica Coto | Feb 20

Culture

Barry Keoghan Reunites with 'Saltburn ' Director for Vampire-Themed Fashion Shoot
Barry Keoghan Reunites with 'Saltburn ' Director for Vampire-Themed Fashion Shoot

"Saltburn" actor Barry Keoghan has reunited with the film's director Emerald Fennell for a fashion shoot inspired by his character's "vampire" tendencies.

by Kilian Melloy | Feb 20

Lena Dunham and Stephen Fry Connect with Their Jewish Heritage in New Film 'Treasure'
Lena Dunham and Stephen Fry Connect with Their Jewish Heritage in New Film 'Treasure'

Stephen Fry and Lena Dunham play a convincing father and daughter in German director Julia von Heinz' first English-language movie, "Treasure." Set in...

by Louise Dixon | 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