Monday, Jun 17, 2024

LGBTQ+ TOP STORIES Monday, Jun 17, 2024

News

Stores are More Subdued in Observing Pride Month. Some LGBTQ+ People See a Silver Lining in that
Stores are More Subdued in Observing Pride Month. Some LGBTQ+ People See a Silver Lining in that

With Pride Month in full gear, U.S. shoppers can find the usual merchandise many stores stock for the June celebration of LGBTQ+ culture and rights. But...

by Anne D'Innocenzio | Jun 16

LGBTQ+ Soldiers in Ukraine Hope their Service is Changing Attitudes as they Rally for Legal Rights
LGBTQ+ Soldiers in Ukraine Hope their Service is Changing Attitudes as they Rally for Legal Rights

Several hundred LGBT Ukrainian servicemen and their supporters marched in central Kyiv Sunday to demand more rights and highlight their service to their country...

by Derek Gatopoulos and Alex Babenko | Jun 16

Culture

Milan Fashion Week: Prada Projects Youthful Optimism, Not Escapism, in a Turbulent World
Milan Fashion Week: Prada Projects Youthful Optimism, Not Escapism, in a Turbulent World

Milan designers expressed their concern over the global turbulence through their collections. They dedicated their collection to "the children victims of...

by Colleen Barry | Today

Jonathan Groff, Daniel Radcliffe Mark First Wins and Women Make Strides at Tony Awards
Jonathan Groff, Daniel Radcliffe Mark First Wins and Women Make Strides at Tony Awards

"The Outsiders," a gritty adaptation of the young adult novel, became the essence of a Broadway insider on Sunday, winning the Tony Award for best new musical...

by Mark Kennedy | Today

Pride

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 | Jun 16

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Breckenridge Pride @ The River Walk Lawn :: June 15, 2024
Breckenridge Pride @ The River Walk Lawn :: June 15, 2024

Breckenridge, Colorado celebrated their 10 Mile Pride event at the River Walk Lawn. Programming included body painting, yoga, acrobatics and drag performances...

by Jerry Nunn | Jun 15

Media

EDGE Now: Can't-Miss Pride Festivals
EDGE Now: Can't-Miss Pride Festivals

It's Pride month so let's dive into the top Pride festivals you've GOT to experience! It's EDGE Now powered by our friends at Explore Asheville.

Jun 13

Real Men Do Drag @ Aqua Key West - June 2024
Real Men Do Drag @ Aqua Key West - June 2024

Real Men Do Drag, held at the Aqua Bar and Nightclub, is always a fabulous charity fundraiser in Key West. EDGE was there - check out the pics!

by Larry Blackburn | Jun 12

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