Russia’s upper house of parliament passes tougher ban on ‘LGBT propaganda’ | CNN

CNN  —  Russia’s upper house of parliament unanimously voted on Wednesday to toughen a controversial law…

‘It’s now only a question about competency’: Stéphanie Frappart to make history as the first woman to referee a men’s World Cup match | CNN

CNN  —  When a referee generates column inches, it is normally some indictment of their performance;…

Senate passes bill to protect same-sex and interracial marriage in landmark vote | CNN Politics

Washington CNN  —  The Senate on Tuesday passed legislation to protect same-sex and interracial marriage, called…

Emma Corrin resuscitates the debate over gender-neutral awards categories | CNN

CNN  —  Awards season has barely begun, and one of the stars of streaming’s most decorated…

World Cup: Soccer fans stopped by security officials for wearing rainbow-colored items as LGBTQ+ rights issue won’t go away at Qatar 2022 | CNN

Doha, Qatar CNN  —  The World Cup is well underway in Qatar, but issues surrounding LGBTQ+…

‘Scary our lives are so controversial’: How tug of war over ‘OneLove’ armbands descended into a World Cup sideshow | CNN

CNN  —  FIFA President Gianni Infantino pleaded with countries to let football take center stage ahead…

Why America’s enduring and unique violence continues | CNN

Washington CNN  —  A version of this story appeared in CNN’s Race Deconstructed newsletter. To get…

Suspect in the Colorado Springs LGBTQ club shooting is slated to appear in court today as prosecutors work to finalize formal charges | CNN

CNN  —  The 22-year-old accused of carrying out a mass shooting inside an LGBTQ nightclub in…

Details are coming to light about the alleged gunman who killed five people at an LGBTQ nightclub | CNN

CNN  —  The suspect in the mass shooting at an LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado had a…

Previous charges, an assault-style rifle and a red flag law: More questions emerge about the Colorado Springs LGBTQ club shooting suspect | CNN

CNN  —  A torrent of grief over the killing of five people at a Colorado Springs…