Friday, Apr 12, 2024

LGBTQ+ TOP STORIES Friday, Apr 12, 2024

News

Tennessee GOP Senators OK Criminalizing Helping Minors Get Transgender Care, Mimicking Abortion Bill
Tennessee GOP Senators OK Criminalizing Helping Minors Get Transgender Care, Mimicking Abortion Bill

Tennessee lawmakers are considering criminalizing adults who help minors receive gender-affirming care without parental consent, a proposal advancing in one of...

by Kimberlee Kruesi | 10 hours ago

A Major UK Report Says Trans Children are Being Let Down by Toxic Debate and Lack of Evidence
A Major UK Report Says Trans Children are Being Let Down by Toxic Debate and Lack of Evidence

Children who question their gender identity are being let down by lack of evidence and a toxic political debate, according to a report Wednesday from a senior...

by Jill Lawless | 10 hours ago

Culture

Review: 'Kiss Me Kosher' a Nimble, Politically Charged Queer Rom-Com
Review: 'Kiss Me Kosher' a Nimble, Politically Charged Queer Rom-Com

Writer-director Shirel Peleg dances through a minefield of familial and political hot-button topics with this charming, lively rom-com.

by Kilian Melloy | 11 hours ago

Out 'X-Men '97' Creator, Former Showrunner Beau DeMayo Reflects on Shocking Episode's Roots in a Queer Tragedy
Out 'X-Men '97' Creator, Former Showrunner Beau DeMayo Reflects on Shocking Episode's Roots in a Queer Tragedy

Fans still don't know why Beau DeMayo abruptly departed "X-Men '97," a revival of the classic animated kids' series, but DeMayo showed his love for the new show...

by Kilian Melloy | 11 hours ago

Pride

Gallup: LGBTQ+ Identities Are Up in the U.S.
Gallup: LGBTQ+ Identities Are Up in the U.S.

LGBTQ+ identification continues to rise, up from 5.6% four years ago and 3.5% in 2012.

by Emell Adolphus | Apr 7

GLAAD Report Finds Meta Failed to Moderate 'Extreme' Anti-Trans Hate Platforms
GLAAD Report Finds Meta Failed to Moderate 'Extreme' Anti-Trans Hate Platforms

In a press release, GLAAD said its report found numerous instances of anti-trans content moderation failures across Instagram, Threads and Facebook.

by Emell Adolphus | Apr 6

Media

EDGE Fast 5 :: April 12, 2024
EDGE Fast 5 :: April 12, 2024

This month, there is a wide array of inclusive queer films and shows available for streaming. Grab your popcorn, cozy up on the couch, and take a Fast 5 with...

Apr 8

On The EDGE: Amy Armstrong
On The EDGE: Amy Armstrong

In the dazzling world of showbiz, Amy Armstrong shines like a disco ball - a legendary icon with a voice as heavenly as a choir of gay angels and a wit that...

Apr 3