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Story by Chuck Tackett Regressives: We Will Defend Our Drag Community  Some of my readerships are more than just those in the LGBTQ populace, so I always strive to ensure my non-LGBTQ readers understand what I am talking about. It is pretty much known what a drag queen is. they have become pretty much mainstream […]

Story by Chuck Tackett Rep. Ruben Gallego (D- Az): Thanks For The Clarification        “… By the way, your balls are in a jar in Cancun, if you are looking for them.” Rep. Ruben Gallego’s tweet to Senator Ted Cruz Dear Chuck’s Chat Latino readership, At this time, I would like to extend […]

Stirfry USA “That’s the problem with White privilege. You get to be ignorant and still command respect. Makes you White folks overestimate yourselves.” Tobias Whale, villain “Black Lightning” TV series As a child, adolescent, and adult, the established mainstream metaphor describing the USA is that it is a “melting pot.” Throughout the years, I hadn’t […]

Story by Chuck Tackett SOME OF THE FAMOUS PEOPLE WE LOST IN 2021 For the past several years, it has been customary for my 1st article of the New Year to pay homage to some of the celebrities we lost in the previous year, they are: JANUARY: 4th: Gregory Sierra – Character actor best known […]

Story by Chuck Tackett Introducing Helado Negro  Season Greetings to you all!!! Every Saturday evening from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm CST, my good friend Robert Moore is a deejay at 90.9FM KTBG “The Bridge” here in Kansas City, Missouri. He bestows upon his listeners and me the gift of music on his radio show […]

Story by Chuck Tackett LGBTQs, Non-Whites, Progressive Whites, etc… The Writing Is On The Wall   -“One of the scariest things about the USA is that there are millions of people who are more scared of socialism than the idea of a dictatorship.”   Facebook post This year, my column Chuck’s Chat is celebrating its […]

Story by Chuck Tackett THE 1959 COOPER’S DONUT RIOT   Several years ago in one of my Chuck’s Chat articles, I wrote a piece about an LGBTQ riot that happened 2 years before Stonewall in 1967. It was called The Black Cat Tavern Riot. It happened in Los Angeles, California. I had learned about it in […]

Show us your true colors at Pride Night at The K on Friday, June 18th! Purchase a Theme Ticket package to receive a limited edition rainbow Royals pocket tank top. A portion of each ticket will be donated to SAVE, Inc. which provides permanent, transitional, and emergency housing to Kansas City’s most vulnerable individuals. Tank […]

There have been many questions surrounding PRIDE 2021, and if it was taking place this year. This is the latest information coming in. Kansas City Pride 2021 will be held at Theis Park, Oak St. & Emanuel Cleaver II Blvd. Theis Park is located across from the Nelson Atkins Museum!!! Remember Kansas City Pride 2021 […]

Story by Chuck Tackett Get You Some Business: Cease Playing Dime Store Psychologists Bill Maher, comic/activist – “You like kids and families? Great!! You do you. But for millions of others, getting a good night’s sleep, not sharing a remote, or changing a dirty diaper, never having a relationship talk, or listen to a passive-aggressive […]