5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 16

1. The Democratic National Committee named its new CEO late last week. Meet her here. 2. According to the latest Gallup poll, US support for same-sex marriage is at an all-time high. 3. Chelsea Manning, t...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 26

1. Singer Lily Allen is under fire for using the phrase "fags hate Trump" in a recent social media post, though some say it's OK if the slur is used in an affirming way. 2. Not too long ago, we wrote about G...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 14

1. "You're a motherfucking faggot. … You're a fucking faggot, Billy." A second NBA referee has come out as gay, this one following his being the target of an anti-gay tirade by Sacramento Kings guard Rajon Rond...

5 LGBT things you needs to know today, Aug. 14

1. “According to transgender advocacy groups, at least 13 trans women have been killed so far this year. Eleven of the 13 victims have been women of color. And four of the deaths have come in just the ...

Bruce Jenner is transgender, and it’s a big deal

Here’s a panel from Mad Magazine’s parody of the 1970s “Incredible Hulk” TV show, which appeared in issue No. 204 in 1979: Wait long enough and everything becomes ironic. Last Friday, April 24, after mon...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Feb. 26

1. The North Carolina Senate approved a bill that would allow officials to refuse to officiate same-sex marriages. The bill now heads to the House. 2. An anti-same-sex marriage group in Ireland is saying tha...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 23

1. "We're just beginning to see this, and we will see a lot more in the midterms. It will be an incredible shift by the time we get to the (presidential) election in 2016." The AP takes a look at how coming out...