Wednesday, Apr 17, 2024

LGBTQ+ TOP STORIES Wednesday, Apr 17, 2024

Plan Ahead: Gays Soon Will Be Able to 'Roam' With Grindr, Announces CEO

Plan Ahead: Gays Soon Will Be Able to 'Roam' With Grindr, Announces CEO

Grindr CEO George Arison announced plans to launch a new "Roam" feature, allowing users to temporarily place their profile in a new location ahead of a trip.

by Emell Adolphus | Apr 16

News

Supreme Court Allows Idaho to Enforce its Ban on Gender-Affirming Care for Transgender Youth
Supreme Court Allows Idaho to Enforce its Ban on Gender-Affirming Care for Transgender Youth

The Supreme Court is allowing Idaho to enforce its ban on gender-affirming care for transgender youth while lawsuits over the law proceed, reversing lower...

Apr 16

Tennessee Schools Would Have to Out Transgender Students to Parents Under Bill Heading to Governor
Tennessee Schools Would Have to Out Transgender Students to Parents Under Bill Heading to Governor

Tennessee would join the ranks of states where public school employees have to out transgender students to their parents under a bill advancing in the...

by Jonathan Mattise and Kimberlee Kruesi | Apr 16

Culture

EDGE Interview: Vera Drew Throws Out the Rule Book with 'The People's Joker'
EDGE Interview: Vera Drew Throws Out the Rule Book with 'The People's Joker'

Vera Drew's Batman-inspired satire "The People's Joker" nearly never saw a release due to objections from Warner Bros. With issues resolved, Drew talks to what...

Apr 16

Queen of Ganga, Mackenzie Celebrates 4/20 with Supersized Show, 'Honey, I Smoked the Weed'
Queen of Ganga, Mackenzie Celebrates 4/20 with Supersized Show, 'Honey, I Smoked the Weed'

Ptown drag star Mackenzie celebrates 4/20 this week in Ptown with 'Honey, I Smoked the Weed' Mackenzie talked to EDGE about the show, Ptown, weed, and drag.

by Robert Nesti | Apr 16

Pride

Out Swimmer Dan Jervis Is Going to the Paris 2024 Olympics
Out Swimmer Dan Jervis Is Going to the Paris 2024 Olympics

Jervis' family and partner were reportedly in attendance to see the moment.

by Emell Adolphus | Apr 11

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

Media

The Center Dinner @ Cipriani Wall Street :: April 11, 2024
The Center Dinner @ Cipriani Wall Street :: April 11, 2024

The NYC LGBTQ Center held its annual gala, Center Dinner, at Cipriani Wall Street, welcoming their new CEO, Dr. Carla Smith. Jean Paul Gaultier and The Eagle...

by Wilsonmodels | Apr 13

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