5 LGBT Things

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 16

1. Late last Friday, a federal judge ruled that the U.S. military's trans ban cannot be implemented. Judge Marsha Pechman, of the Western District of Washington, said that the second version of Trump's March ba...

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 13

1. The nation of Trinidad and Tobago is on the verge of decriminalizing homosexuality, after a judge's ruling on Thursday that such laws are unconstitutional. According to NBC News, Justice Devindra Rampersad s...

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 12

1. The Hawaii House approved a bill on Monday that bans so-called "conversion therapy" from being inflicted on LGBTQ youth. In March, the State Senate passed SB 270, with only one Senator voting against it. Aft...

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 11

1. The suspects in a Miami gay-bashing have surrendered to the police. A gay couple, Rene Chalarca and Dmitry Logunov, along with a Good Samaritan, Helmut Muller Estrada, were attacked on Sunday. According to N...

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 10

1. Police say that two gay men were assaulted during Miami Beach Pride. The attackers were said to be three men. Several witnesses saw the attack. The victims were in line for the restroom in the 500 block of O...

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 9

1. Jimmy Kimmel apologized to the LGBTQ community for a joke that some commenters found offensive. The late-night host made the crack while in a feud with Fox News host Sean Hannity. According to CBS News, whil...

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 6

It's a Friday Funday edition of 5 LGBTQ Things! Enjoy some good news and pop culture nuggets as you begin your weekend. 1. Several famous musicians, including Bob Dylan and Kesha, have recorded a new album t...
Trans Law Center

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 5

1. Voting results suggest that the citizens of Anchorage, Alaska, have rejected the anti-transgender statute Proposition 1. The measure was designed to roll back a civic anti-discrimination ordinance. The propo...

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 4

1. Kenya LGBTQ activists are legally challenging the country's Victorian-era penal code, which explicitly forbids gay sex. According to the Washington Post, three Kenyan LGBTQ rights groups have asked a Nairobi...

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 3

1. Grindr is sharing your HIV status with at least two other companies, BuzzFeed News reported. The organization reported that the two corporations, Apptimize and Localytics, receive information inputted by Gri...

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 2

1. Center-left politician Carlos Alvarado Quesada defeated a conservative singer for the Costa Rican presidency on Sunday. Quesada promised to support gay marriage, thereby ensuring Costa Rica's reputation for ...