Adidas partners with World Outgames Miami 2017 to celebrate diversity and inclusion in sports

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PORTLAND, Ore. / MIAMI,  – adidas today announced a collaborative partnership with World OutGames Miami 2017, a 10-day, multi-sport human rights and cultural event from May 26 to June 4, 2017. Making its U.S. debut, the highly-anticipated event will welcome LGBTQI athletes from more than 40 countries – many where homosexuality remains illegal and hidden. […]

Easter Walk to benefit Long Beach HIV CARE Center raises more than $27,000

St. Marys

LONG BEACH, Calif. – For the 20th year, Long Beach’s drag queens and LGBTQ leaders led a month-long effort to raise money for services for People Living with HIV at the CARE Center of Dignity Health – St. Mary Medical Center.  Their effort was focused on building awareness around the critical need for these services. […]

Watch: Caitlyn Jenner on LIVE

Kelly Ripa and John Leguizamo are pictured with Caitlyn Jenner during the production of "LIVE Kelly" in New York on Tuesday, April 25, 2017.
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Caitlyn Jenner sat down with Kelly Ripa and guest co-host John Leguizamo on this morning’s “LIVE with Kelly” to discuss her memoir “The Secrets of My Life.” She spoke about her relationship with Kris Jenner and how Kris has helped turn Caitlyn’s life around: She also told Kelly and John what was really going through […]

The play’s the thing, but the actors are an issue too

BALLAST

“Are trans actors playing the parts of the transgender characters in the play?” That was the foremost question I had when Matt Harding, general manager of Diversionary Theatre, reached out to me via email and asked me to promote their upcoming world premiere of Ballast, a trans-centered play. I had to know. As a trans […]

New York City Gay Men’s Chorus welcomes the London Gay Men’s Chorus to celebrate ‘Anthems For a New Era’

I See Fire

NEW YORK– The New York City Gay Men’s Chorus (NYCGMC) have announced that they will welcome their siblings in song from the London Gay Men’s Chorus (LGMC) to join them on stage for I See Fire: Anthems for a New Era, Saturday, May 20 at 8pm at NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts. I […]

$200,000 gift boosts scholarships for LGBT and Critical Gender Studies students at UC San Diego

David Gubser with his partner, Richard Lieboff.

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — It was time to give back, he decided. As David Gubser started to revise his will, he began to think of the causes that meant most to him. In the wake of the hate-based shootings that occurred last year at an Orlando, Fla., nightclub with a largely gay clientele, Gubser resolved […]

HRC to honor Jazz Jennings and Ruby Corado at Time to THRIVE Conference

Jazz Jennings and Ruby Corado

WASHINGTON – Today, the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC) announced that it will honor transgender advocates Jazz Jennings, star of TLC’s I Am Jazz, and Ruby Corado, founder of the renowned LGBTQ center Casa Ruby, at the organization’s annual Time to THRIVE Conference. They are being recognized for their tireless efforts to advance the visibility, […]

Dodgers to host fifth annual LGBT Night June 9 at Dodger Stadium

LA Dodgers

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today announced that they will play host to their fifth annual LGBT Night at Dodger Stadium on Friday, June 9 (vs. CIN, 7:10 p.m.). A special event ticket package that includes a game ticket for the Dodgers’ June 9 game and an exclusive Dodger LGBT t-shirt (image attached) […]

Survey: Nearly 60 percent of seniors use cell phones while driving

Distracted Driving

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — The distracted driving habits of young drivers have received a lot of media attention, with reports of Snapchatting, tweeting, texting and other dangerous behaviors. However, there has been a lack of data on whether seniors also engage in these behaviors behind the wheel. With April designated as National Distracted Driving Awareness […]

San Diego Opera announces 2017-2018 season

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SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Bold productions, timeless classics, and topical and relevant operas comprise San Diego Opera’s diverse 2017-2018 season. The Company will continue to present three main stage operas at the San Diego Civic Theatre and will expand the theaters it performs in for the dētour Series which premiered last year and is dedicated […]

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