Saturday, Jul 13, 2024

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Alec Baldwin Weeps in Court When Judge Announces Involuntary Manslaughter Case Dismissed Mid-Trial

Alec Baldwin Weeps in Court When Judge Announces Involuntary Manslaughter Case Dismissed Mid-Trial

A New Mexico judge on Friday brought a sudden and stunning end to the involuntary manslaughter case against Alec Baldwin, dismissing it in the middle of the actor's trial and saying it cannot be filed again.

Jul 12

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 | Jul 12

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 | Jul 12

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,...

Jul 12

'Top Gun' Actor Danny Ramirez to Co-Star with Joaquin Phoenix in Todd Haynes' Upcoming Queer Detective Movie
'Top Gun' Actor Danny Ramirez to Co-Star with Joaquin Phoenix in Todd Haynes' Upcoming Queer Detective Movie

Audiences who discovered Danny Ramirez in "Top Gun: Maverick" will rejoice at his new casting opposite Joaquin Phoenix in Todd Haynes' next movie – a detective...

by Kilian Melloy | Jul 12

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

EDGE Now: Can't Miss International Queer Festivals

Welcome to the global celebration of love! Here are some international queer festivals for YOUR bucket list! Welcome to this episode of EDGE Now powered by our friends at Prelude Fertility!