5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 21

1. The governor of Rhode Island just signed a bill banning conversion therapy for LGBT youth. 2. Congressional leaders met with administrators from historically black colleges and universities — HBCUs — in W...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 20

1. President Trump may nominate an openly LGBT diplomat as the US ambassador to Germany. 2. Two Democrats introduced the LGBT Data Inclusion Act in Congress, which aims to expand LGBT-related data collection...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 19

1. Brigham Young University-Idaho fired a professor after she wrote a pro-LGBT statement on her personal Facebook page and refused to take it down. 2. The Atlantic explores the effects inclusive sex educatio...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 18

1. Tech giant IBM continues its fight against Texas' "bathroom bill," taking out full-page newspaper ads and sending employees to talk with legislators. 2. Do you want to win tickets to watch the taping of t...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 17

1. Trans activist and former Olympian Caitlyn Jenner is considering a run for elected office ... and there's a pretty incensed anti-LGBT opinion piece about it floating around via Washington Times. Fox News rep...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 7

1. Ebony Morgan, a black transwoman, was fatally shot in Lynchburg, Virginia, this weekend. Morgan is the 15th transwoman killed this year. 2. A California legislator put forth a bill that would require work...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 6

1. Elected officials across the globe are joining together to form a worldwide LGBT rights group. 2. A Christian television channel in Russia has offered to pay LGBT Russians to leave the country, so they ca...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 30

1. Congratulations, Germany! Same-sex marriage is officially legal. 2. Drew Adams, 16,  is suing his Florida school district for not allowing him to access the men's room. 3. According to a new survey fro...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 29

1. As June draws to a close, Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) decided it was time for someone in the federal government to make note of Pride Month, even if the president would not. 2. The LGBT community center i...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 28

1. Read the resolution proposed by Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Florida) for the US House to condemn the violence against gay men in Chechnya. 2. Also happening in Congress this week, Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wi...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 27

1. A massive drop in HIV infections in London could be a signal that the AIDS epidemic may be nearing its end in Britain. 2. New York will soon have a monument to its LGBT community that honors the victims o...