Dave Chappelle on ‘SNL’: A timeline of the controversy surrounding his transgender jokes

CNN — Tonight, Dave Chappelle will host “Saturday Night Live” for the third time – an appearance that is courting controversy before he even takes the stage. The comedian has drawn growing anger in recent years for making jokes aimed at transgender people, and the outcry escalated last fall when Netflix released a Chappelle special, … Read more

Nikki Hiltz: How this pro runner is making her sport more inclusive

CNN — Running in stillness, in those spaces between footsteps when both feet are in the air and flying for a millisecond, Nikki Hiltz has figured out their gender identity. Ever since Hiltz ran barefoot on the beach as a child while participating in lifeguard training, running has seeped into nearly every aspect of their … Read more

Kit Connor’s sexuality is none of your business

CNN — The pressure on 18-year-old actor Kit Connor to come out has been building on social media for months. Connor, a star of Netflix’s teen romantic comedy ‘Heartstopper,’ said on Monday he felt pressured to come out of the closet — a disturbing new development at the intersection of cancel culture and police. identity. … Read more