Friday, May 24, 2024

LGBTQ+ TOP STORIES Friday, May 24, 2024

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, announces its 2024/25 Season, featuring nine live stage events.

May 23

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

Watch: UFC Featherweight Bryce Mitchell Claims Public Schools 'Turn' Kids Gay, Plans on Homeschooling His Son
Watch: UFC Featherweight Bryce Mitchell Claims Public Schools 'Turn' Kids Gay, Plans on Homeschooling His Son

UFC featherweight Bryce Mitchell – a.k.a. Thug Nasty – says he will homeschool his newborn son, claiming that public schools somehow "turn" children gay.

by Kilian Melloy | May 23

'Fire Island' Actor Zane Phillips Gets Wet in Stunning New Locker Room Pics
'Fire Island' Actor Zane Phillips Gets Wet in Stunning New Locker Room Pics

Hunky actor Zane Phillips treated his fans this week with a set of sweaty black-and-white photos.

May 23

Pride

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

Belgian Professional Cyclist Justin Laevens Hopes To Be Next Mr. Gay Belgium
Belgian Professional Cyclist Justin Laevens Hopes To Be Next Mr. Gay Belgium

When Belgian professional cyclist Justin Laevens came out in 2021, he sent shock waves through the sport. Now the 22-year-old hopes to be the next Mr. Gay...

May 18

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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