Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 12

1. In a new Harper Collins children’s book out this week, Santa Claus is depicted as a gay man of color. “Santa’s Husband,” written by straight ally Daniel Kibblesmith, features refreshingly mainstream illustra...
Barry Manilow

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 11

1. To celebrate National Coming Out Day, The Advocate has compiled this slide show of famous folks who’ve stepped out of the closet so far in 2017, including “Twilight” starlet Kristen Stewart; legendary croone...
Against Me!

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 10

1. Three gay police officers in New South Wales, Australia, are in court seeking an apology and compensation from their employer after they were investigated for drug use. The officers contend that the investig...
Little Richard is anti-gay again.

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 9

1. Macon native Little Richard is changing his tune on his sexual orientation. The 84-year-old “Tutti Frutti” superstar, who told Penthouse in 1995 that he’s been gay his “whole life,” then told GQ in 2012 that...