Chicago

Bea Sullivan-Knopf, a performance artist who uses nudity to confront discomfort with trans bodies, is suing the city of Chicago to overturn an ordinance that bans exposed female breasts in establishments that serve alcohol. 

August 25 2016 6:03 AM

A group of 63 students and 73 parents argued in court that students' privacy was being violated at a Chicago-area school that let a transgender girl access the girls' locker room.

August 15 2016 9:34 PM

The general manager of the Chicago Fire asked fans at Toyota Park to stop using a Spanish slur that many people consider antigay. 

August 04 2016 7:16 PM

The controversial singer, who quit the music industry in 2003, came out to an interviewer, then said she's neither gay nor straight, is reportedly making threats of self-harm on social media.

June 24 2016 12:23 AM Updated

The nation's third-largest school system is respecting the rights of trans youth to equal treatment in their bathrooms, locker rooms and in sports participation.

May 03 2016 5:50 PM
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