LGBTQ

People gather near the Stonewall Inn Thursday, June 27, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Thousands Gather at Stonewall 50 Years After LGBTQ Uprising

The original Stonewall Inn didn't survive the 1969 police raid and riots that made it famous as a birthplace of the modern LGBTQ rights movement, but the current version will be a focal point of this week's celebrations marking the uprising's 50th anniversary.
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In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Smollett, who alleges he was the victim of a brutal racial and homophobic attack, is a former child star who grew up to become a champion of L

Chicago Releases 911 Calls From Smollett Incident In January

The city of Chicago has released two 911 calls made after "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett claimed he was the victim of a racist, homophobic attack.
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Splash Into Summer with Billy Vidal at The Mix!

This Tuesday, meet up with Billy Vidal for happy hour from 6PM – 9PM at The Mix (4086 18th St) in the Castro to “Splash into Summer” in support of Equality California! There will be music, games, drink specials & giveaways! Join us as we continue to celebrate the launch of Channel Q on RADIO...
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Channel Q's Unicorn Party

Join Billy Vidal and the Channel Q Crew from 4–7PM at The Cinch Saloon on 1723 Polk Street in San Francisco for The Unicorn Party! There will be Drag Queens, music, drink specials, and a Unicorn Costume Contest with prizes that you don’t want to miss! It's all in part of our celebration for the...
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Upcoming Chick-fil-A Restaurant in Mineta San Jose International Airport (Photo credit: Matt Bigler/KCBS Radio)

Chick-fil-A Arrival In San Jose Airport Creates Outcry

The upcoming opening of a Chick-fil-A restaurant in Mineta San Jose International Airport is painful to members of the LGBTQ community, because of the fast-food chain's stance against same-sex marriage and other queer rights issues.
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In this Dec. 12, 2018 file photo, Laverne Cox poses at the nominations announcement for the 25th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in West Hollywood, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

Actress Laverne Cox To Discuss Gender Equity at Harvard

Cox is scheduled to speak at a conference on gender equality, Tuesday at Harvard University in Cambridge.
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Drag Queen Bingo at Midnight Sun

Join Billy Vidal as we continue to celebrate the launch of Channel Q on Radio.com! A brand new station built for and by the LGBTQ community. Join Billy and Mutha Chucka on Sunday, March 31st at Midnight Sun located at 4067 18th Street in San Francisco from 4pm-7pm for Drag Queen BINGO. The event...
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In this Nov. 4, 2016 file photo, Beyonce and Jay-Z perform during a Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton campaign rally in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

Beyonce, Jay-Z To Be Honored at GLAAD Media Awards

The power couple will be honored for accelerating LGBTQ acceptance at the GLAAD Media Awards on March 28.
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In this May 14, 2018 file photo, Jussie Smollett, a cast member in the TV series "Empire," attends the Fox Networks Group 2018 programming presentation afterparty in New York. Chicago police have opened a hate crime investigation after a man the departmen

Police Say 'No Footage Yet' of Alleged Attack On 'Empire' Actor

Chicago Police say they've reviewed hundreds of hours of footage from downtown surveillance cameras but haven't found footage yet of the alleged attack on "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett.
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NEW YORK, NY - MAY 15: Jussie Smollett, Taraji P. Henson, Terrence Howard and Lee Daniels attend the 2017 Fox Programming Presentation party at the Wollman Rink in Central Park on May 15, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Anthony Behar/Fox/PictureGroup)

'Empire' Cast Member Alleges Homophobic Attack In Chicago

Chicago police have opened a hate crime investigation after a cast member of the television show "Empire" alleged he was attacked by men who shouted racial and homophobic slurs at him and physically attacked him...
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