Thursday, Feb 29, 2024

LGBTQ+ TOP STORIES Thursday, Feb 29, 2024

Airline Manager Allegedly Jailed in Qatari For 'Being Gay,' According to Family

Airline Manager Allegedly Jailed in Qatari For 'Being Gay,' According to Family

British Airwaves manager Manuel Guerreros family claims that he is being tortured in jail after he was held for replying to a fake message on Grindr.

by Emell Adolphus | Feb 28

News

Police Will Be Allowed to March in Sydney's Gay and Lesbian Mardis Gras, but Not in Uniform
Police Will Be Allowed to March in Sydney's Gay and Lesbian Mardis Gras, but Not in Uniform

Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras organizers agreed Wednesday to relax their ban on police marching in their annual parade with a compromise condition that...

by Rod McGuirk | Feb 28

Ban on Gender-Affirming Care for Minors Allowed to Take Effect in Indiana
Ban on Gender-Affirming Care for Minors Allowed to Take Effect in Indiana

A federal appeals court on Tuesday allowed Indiana's ban on gender-affirming care to go into effect, removing a temporary injunction a judge issued last year.

by Isabella Volmert | Feb 28

Culture

Ryan Gosling, Billie Eilish, Jon Batiste Set to Perform at the Oscars
Ryan Gosling, Billie Eilish, Jon Batiste Set to Perform at the Oscars

The Oscars just got an infusion of Kenergy.

by Lindsey Bahr | Feb 28

EDGE Interview: A Gay Hebridean Baker has the Right Ingredients for Internet Stardom
EDGE Interview: A Gay Hebridean Baker has the Right Ingredients for Internet Stardom

The recipe for becoming a great social media celebrity might be a bit less complicated than making a traditional Scottish dish, but Coinneach MacLeod manages to...

by Timothy Rawles | Feb 28

Pride

NYC Pride Unveils 2024 Theme: 'Reflect. Empower. Unite.'
NYC Pride Unveils 2024 Theme: 'Reflect. Empower. Unite.'

Celebrating its 40th year, Heritage of Pride|NYC Pride announces our official theme for 2024, "Reflect. Empower. Unite." as it kicks off this year's...

Feb 28

Police Banned from Sydney's Pride March After Jesse Baird, Luke Davies Murders
Police Banned from Sydney's Pride March After Jesse Baird, Luke Davies Murders

Police have been disinvited from Sydney, Australia's Mardi Gras celebrations this year after two boyfriends were shot to death by one's cop ex-boyfriend. Police...

by Emell Adolphus | Feb 26

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