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Wanda Sykes to MC Nat'l LGBT 50th Ann. Ceremony

By EDGE | May 22
Organizers of the National LGBT 50th Anniversary Celebration announced that entertainer and advocate Wanda Sykes will MC the National LGBT 50th Anniversary Ceremony on July 4th at Independence Hall.

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'Really Gay' Feminist Teen's Yearbook Quote Goes Viral

By Winnie McCroy | May 29
A California teen's yearbook quote has gone viral for its strong message on gender and marriage equality, receiving thousands of retweets and favorites.

Demi Lovato is the Face of Mental Health in New Campaign

By Sandy Cohen | May 28
Demi Lovato is sharing her story and encouraging others to do the same through Be Vocal: Speak Up For Mental Health, an initiative launched Thursday.

Shocking Ads Ignite Debate About Abortion Ban in Chile

By Luis Andres Henao | May 28
The video shows a woman climbing a stairwell, her belly visibly pregnant, as she offers suggestions: Make sure there are no security cameras. Be careful not to look down or you might regret it.

Forbes Reveals 2015 List of Most Powerful Women

May 27
Only on "CBS This Morning," Forbes reveals its annual list of "World's 100 Most Powerful Women." It includes 24 CEOs, 15 billionaires and eight heads of state. The power women control $1 trillion in annual revenues.

Google Doodle Honors Lesbian Astronaut Sally Ride

By Winnie McCroy | May 26
In honor of what would have been her 64th birthday, Google has unveiled a special "Behind the Doodle" animation video for trailblazing astronaut Sally Ride.

Positive Women's Network Releases New Model for Trauma Awareness

By EDGE | May 26
Positive Women's Network - USA, a national membership body of women with HIV, is proud to announce the release of a new model for bringing trauma awareness and healing into primary healthcare settings.

Wanda Sykes to MC Nat'l LGBT 50th Ann. Ceremony

By EDGE | May 22
Organizers of the National LGBT 50th Anniversary Celebration announced that entertainer and advocate Wanda Sykes will MC the National LGBT 50th Anniversary Ceremony on July 4th at Independence Hall.

New National Survey Shows Most Women Don't Know Signs of Stroke

By Winnie McCroy | May 21
A new national survey reveals only 11 percent of women know the female-specific symptoms of stroke, which kills twice as many women a year as breast cancer. Knowing the first signs of stroke is crucial because there's only a three-hour window to get help.

Lily Tomlin: Back on Top With Acclaimed Indie & Netflix Series

By Frank J. Avella | May 21
Lily Tomlin is at the top of the game. She recently received a Kennedy Center Honor, was the toast of the Sundance & Tribeca Film Fests with the indie comedy "Grandma," & co-stars with Jane Fonda on a Netflix series. EDGE spoke to the comedy great.

Leslie Uggams Awarded Doctor of Fine Arts at UConn

By EDGE | May 19
Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress, singer, and recording artist Leslie Uggams received an Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Connecticut, Storrs on Saturday, May 9.

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