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Identity 2009-10-01

Stroger holds meeting about HIV vaccine

Stroger holds meeting about HIV vaccine

Ever since June, when the Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center rejected a proposed HIV vaccine drug trial from coming to their facilities, tensions between the Center and the Cook County Board President's office have been building ...
identity 2009-10-01

Semenya still under gender microscope

The question of whether or not South African runner Caster Semenya will be able to keep the gold medal she won in Berlin last month remains uncertain pending the official release of results of a series ...
PASSAGES George S. Martinez

PASSAGES George S. Martinez

George S. Martinez—a Chicagoan who was a beloved community activist and patient advocate—passed away June 14 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, surrounded by his loving family and friends. He was 56. Martinez was a member of the ...
Wanda Sykes: Being herself

Wanda Sykes: Being herself

Fall is truly Wanda Sykes' season. Last November she came out at a post-election anti-Prop 8 rally, revealing she had a wife, to boot. ( She married wife Alexandra in California prior to Prop 8's passage, ...
identity 2009-10-01

VIEWS: Missing the big O

On June 28, police raided Rainbow Lounge, a gay bar in Fort Worth, Texas. One customer was seriously injured. Although police initially claimed that the raid was justified and executed properly, protests from the gay community ...
identity 2009-10-01

Malawi official speaks out

In Malawi, Secretary for Nutrition, HIV and AIDS Mary Shawa has said that recognizing gay rights is key to being successful in the fight against AIDS. "There is a need to incorporate a human rights approach ...
identity 2009-10-01

Media leaders unite to create Chicago LGBT calendar

CHICAGO—In a significant move that unites two of the largest content providers for Chicago's LGBT community, Windy City Media Group and ChicagoPride have announced an agreement to create a unified community calendar. The calendar is designed ...
Queen of arts: Latifah honored in Hammond

Queen of arts: Latifah honored in Hammond

Queen Latifah stopped by Hammond, Ind., Sept. 24 and posed with her latest art acquisition: an acrylic-and-oil pastel painting with a Native American theme of spirituality and nobility. Here, she poses with family-rights attorney Jeffrey Leving, ...
Daniel Beaty on Black men in America

Daniel Beaty on Black men in America

At the tender age of 33, Daniel Beaty is a playwright, actor and songwriter on the rise. After schooling at Yale University and training with the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco, this native of Dayton, ...
TV's Paul James: Rush, rush

TV's Paul James: Rush, rush

On the ABC Family show Greek, which centers on the fraternity and sorority-related goings-on at fictional Cyprus-Rhodes University, Paul James portrays Calvin, a pledge who happens to be Black and gay. Windy City Times talked with ...
MUSIC REVIEW: Don't 'Look' to Whitney

MUSIC REVIEW: Don't 'Look' to Whitney

I Look to You by Whitney Houston; Pop; RCA/Jive Whitney Houston has been one to watch ever since the beginning of her career with a self-titled debut that was huge success. She is the fourth-biggest selling ...

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