Saturday, Jul 20, 2024

LGBTQ+ TOP STORIES Saturday, Jul 20, 2024

George Santos Circulates RNC 'Grindr Super Bowl' Claim on Social Media

George Santos Circulates RNC 'Grindr Super Bowl' Claim on Social Media

George Santos is back... in the news cycle, that is. Speaking about the Republican National Convention, the shamed ex-congressman posted a video that mentioned words from a satirical post about closeted gay Republicans.

Jul 19

News

Appeals Courts are Still Blocking Biden's Efforts to Expand LGBTQ+ Protections Under Title IX
Appeals Courts are Still Blocking Biden's Efforts to Expand LGBTQ+ Protections Under Title IX

A federal appeals court in New Orleans has refused to pause a lower court order that blocks a Biden administration effort to enhance protections for LGBTQ+...

Jul 19

In Landmark Verdict, South Korea's Top Court Recognizes Some Rights for Same-Sex Couples
In Landmark Verdict, South Korea's Top Court Recognizes Some Rights for Same-Sex Couples

South Korea's top court ruled Thursday that same-sex couples are eligible to receive the same health insurance benefits as heterosexual couples, a landmark...

by Hyung-Jin Kim | Jul 18

Culture

Director Michael Arden on Making 'Caviar Dreams' a Reality in Musical 'The Queen of Versailles'
Director Michael Arden on Making 'Caviar Dreams' a Reality in Musical 'The Queen of Versailles'

At present, Tony-winning director Michael Arden can be found at Boston's Emerson Colonial Theatre where he is helming the world premiere musical "The Queen of...

by Robert Nesti | Jul 18

Alan Cumming Finds Emmy Nom 'Surreal,' Teases New 'Traitors' Season
Alan Cumming Finds Emmy Nom 'Surreal,' Teases New 'Traitors' Season

Mama Ru has some queer competition at the 2024 Emmy Awards.

Jul 18

Pride

Support for Same-Sex Marriage Decreasing, According to New Data
Support for Same-Sex Marriage Decreasing, According to New Data

According to a new Gallup report, support for same-sex marriage is especially on the decline among Republican voters.

by Emell Adolphus | Jul 7

The Trevor Project's National Survey on the Mental Health of LGBTQ+ Youth Highlights Ways to Show Support
The Trevor Project's National Survey on the Mental Health of LGBTQ+ Youth Highlights Ways to Show Support

The Trevor Project understands the importance of mental health and actively supports initiatives for young queer people and offers resources to save lives.

by Roger Porter | Jul 7

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EDGE Now: Queer Olympians
EDGE Now: Queer Olympians

Get ready for the upcoming Olympics as we highlight some of our favorite queer athletes competing for gold! Tune in to this episode of EDGE Now, brought to you...

Jul 11

IndepenDANCE @ Pines Club Fire Island
IndepenDANCE @ Pines Club Fire Island

The theme for this year's fabulous IndepenDANCE was Cher Nobyl and, as always, it was NOT to be missed. Held at the Pines Club, the event featured DJ's Scott...

by Wilsonmodels | Jul 10

EDGE RECOMMENDS

Trump Injured But 'Fine' After Attempted Assassination at Rally, Shooter and One Attendee Are Dead

by Julie Carr Smyth, Jill Colvin, Colleen Long, Michael Balsamo, Eric Tucker and Michelle L. Price

Former President Donald Trump was the target of an apparent assassination attempt Saturday at a Pennsylvania rally, days before he was to accept the Republican nomination for a third time.