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Fri, Jul 10, 2020
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Petition to keep Boystown nickname gains momentum as debate heats up

A second online petition - in favor of keeping the “Boystown” nickname - is gaining momentum as the debate takes center stage in Chicago's LGBTQ community. read...

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Fri, Jul 10, 2020
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Northalsted announces inclusion efforts amid calls for change to Boystown name

The Northalsted Business Alliance on Friday announced initiatives to enhance efforts aimed at providing a welcoming and inclusive neighborhood for all. read...

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Wed, Jul 8, 2020
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Batter Up: CMSA's Open Sunday Softball League begins play on July 12

The sweet sound of summer softball is coming back Clarendon and Margate Fields on the north side of the city with the Open Sunday Softball League, run by the Chicago Metropolitan Sports Association (CMSA). read...

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Tue, Jul 7, 2020
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Petition calls for name change of Chicago's Boystown neighborhood

A new petition with more than 600 signatures is calling for a change in name of Chicago's Boystown neighborhood, claiming it encourages systemic transphobia, racism and sexism. read...

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Fri, Jun 26, 2020
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ACTIVATE:CHI drops plans for solidarity march tied to Pride Sunday following controversy

ACTIVATE:CHI, a grassroots activist organization, late Friday announced that it is dropping plans for a solidarity march this Sunday following concerns raised by Brave Space Alliance, a Black-led, trans-led LGBTQ organization located... read...

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Tue, Jun 23, 2020
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'Chicago Is a [Digital] Drag Festival' with Shea Coulee, June 30

"Chicago Is a [Digital] Drag Festival", a two-hour jam-packed live-stream hosted by Chicago's own Shea Couleé, will take place Tuesday, June 30, at 8 p.m. read...

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Tue, Jun 23, 2020
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Two solidarity marches to replace Chicago's annual Pride Parade on June 28

Chicago's Pride Parade won't march this year, but that isn't stopping community activists from planning a solidarity march, two separately-organized peaceful marches to be exact. read...

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Tue, Jun 23, 2020
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Roscoe's and Berlin drop T Rex amid allegations of racism

Trannika Rex has been dropped by Roscoe's Tavern and Berlin Nightclub following allegations of racism. read...

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Thu, Jun 18, 2020
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LGBT drama 'Noah's Arc' to return for virtual reunion special

Noah's Arc, Logo TV's highest-rated original series, will return next month for a virtual reunion special. read...

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Wed, Jun 17, 2020
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Nick Jonas joins Virtual Chicago Pride Fest this weekend

Nick Jonas will make a special guest appearance during Virtual Chicago Pride Fest this weekend, organizers confirmed to GoPride. read...

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Wed, Jun 17, 2020
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Cheers! Boystown bars start to reopen as Chicago moves through Phase 3

Raise your glass and get ready to enjoy Chicago's bars, lounges, taverns, and breweries once again – albeit with coronavirus pandemic restrictions. read...

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Tue, Jun 16, 2020
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Thousands participate in Boystown's Drag March for Change

Thousands filled the streets in Chicago's Boystown neighborhood on Sunday to bring awareness to the causes and demands that Black Trans Lives Matter and Black Lives Matter. read...

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Tue, Jun 16, 2020
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The Pinta Pride Project announces donations following BG Pride Drive

The Pinta Pride Project donated numerous bags of non-perishable items to both the Vernon Township Food Pantry and the Wheeling Food Pantry following the BG Pride Drive, held Sunday, June 7... read...

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Thu, Jun 11, 2020
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2020 Chicago Pride Parade officially canceled

The City of Chicago on Tuesday canceled “all permitted special events,” including Lollapalooza, Taste of Chicago, and other annual summer traditions through Labor Day. read...

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Thu, Jun 11, 2020
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Drag March brings all-star lineup with a unified message to Boystown on Sunday

Joe Lewis, whose drag alter-ego in and around Chicago is Jo MaMa, knows exactly what he wants to accomplish at this Sunday's Drag March For Change through Boystown: To bring... read...

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Wed, Jun 10, 2020
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Boystown's Virtual Pride to feature Steve Grand, Leann Rimes and more

Chicago Pride Fest will mark its 20th anniversary with a virtual festival format featuring entertainment by Chicago's own Steve Grand and more. read...

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Wed, Jun 10, 2020
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LA Pride drops plan for solidarity protest march

Christopher Street West, the organization that produces LA Pride, has dropped plans for a “solidarity protest march” after criticism for seeking a police permit to hold the event. read...

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Tue, Jun 9, 2020
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Hollywood' star Jeremy Pope says LGBT Pride has helped him stand on his own

During an appearance on a podcast, actor Jeremy Pope talked about attending his first LGBT Pride parade in New York City. read...

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Tue, Jun 9, 2020
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In coming out queer, Justice Smith calls for more LGBT inclusion in Black Lives Matter

Actor Justice Smith has come out as queer. read...

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Tue, Jun 9, 2020
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Pride Drive brings a sea of rainbows and support for BLM to Buffalo Grove

The inaugural BG Pride Drive, conceived after the Buffalo Grove Pride Parade was canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, was without question an overwhelming success. read...

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Mon, Jun 8, 2020
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For third year, Trump doesn't recognize LGBT Pride

For the third year in a row, President Donald Trump has failed to officially recognize June as LGBT Pride Month. read...

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Thu, Jun 4, 2020
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A Queer Pride launches weekly flash fundraiser to support Black organizations in need

As June marks the start of Pride month and many are looking forward to a welcome rainbow-filled distraction from the stress of the coronavirus pandemic, A Queer Pride is taking... read...

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Mon, Jun 1, 2020
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Pride Month in Chicago will look a little different this year

Pride Month begins Monday, but the festivities throughout Chicago won't be anything close to what we're accustomed to due to the coronavirus pandemic. read...

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Mon, Jun 1, 2020
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Pride special on ABC 7 to celebrate Chicago's LGBTQ community, June 28

The 2020 Chicago Pride Parade is currently postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, but the Pride Month celebration of Chicago's LGBTQ will continue on ABC 7 during a fun hour of musical... read...

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Mon, Jun 1, 2020
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Buffalo Grove Pride Drive on Sunday to honor George Floyd, support Black Lives Matter

The parade has been canceled, but not the pride. read...

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