Friday, Jul 12, 2024

LGBTQ+ TOP STORIES Friday, Jul 12, 2024

Buff John Duff Hits Ptown with Solo Show 'Just John' this Month and Next

Buff John Duff Hits Ptown with Solo Show 'Just John' this Month and Next

Maybe you've heard of him, maybe you haven't. John Duff is a niche internet celebrity, viral artist, and retired (off) Broadway actor on the rise (and fall). He tells his story in "Just John," which plays Provincetown for 4 dates this month and next.

9 hours ago

News

Court in Japan Allows Transgender Woman to Officially Change Gender without Compulsory Surgery
Court in Japan Allows Transgender Woman to Officially Change Gender without Compulsory Surgery

A Japanese high court has approved a legal gender change for a transgender woman without requiring compulsory gender-affirming surgery, a step that LGBGQ+...

by Mari Yamaguchi | 11 hours ago

West Virginia, Idaho Asking Supreme Court to Review Rulings Allowing Transgender Athletes to Compete
West Virginia, Idaho Asking Supreme Court to Review Rulings Allowing Transgender Athletes to Compete

West Virginia and Idaho are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review rulings that blocked the enforcement of state laws prohibiting transgender athletes from...

by Leah Willingham | 11 hours ago

Culture

Tel Aviv: The Ultimate LGBTQ Travel Destination
Tel Aviv: The Ultimate LGBTQ Travel Destination

Nestled along the breathtaking Mediterranean Sea, Tel Aviv, often referred to as Israel's "City That Never Sleeps," is renowned for its beautiful beaches,...

10 hours ago

How To Get Started With Sweepstakes: A Beginner's Guide To Understanding & Starting with Sweepstakes Betting
How To Get Started With Sweepstakes: A Beginner's Guide To Understanding & Starting with Sweepstakes Betting

With the introduction of sweepstakes gaming and sweepstakes sportsbooks, online sports betting has become easier for bettors to participate in sports betting in...

10 hours ago

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 IndepenDANCE was Cher Nobyl. Held at Pines Club with DJ's Scott Martin, Illustrious Blacks and Someone From Berlin, this is, as...

by Wilsonmodels | Jul 10

EDGE RECOMMENDS

On The EDGE: KC Sunshine

Kansas City native KC Sunshine is a multifaceted talent who has captivated audiences across the nation. His electrifying performances as "The King of Pop" have earned him spots on America's Got Talent three times, showcasing his exceptional skills!