Dave Chappelle

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 2

1. Following several federal court decisions, as of Jan. 1, transgender Americans may openly enlist in the military, despite President Trump's attempt to bar them from service by tweeting last July that he woul...
Joy Reid

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 4

1. The Associated Press reports that a Federal Highway Administration official sent a letter to Lexington, Kentucky, Mayor Jim Gray asking the city to remove its Pride-themed rainbow crosswalks, which are simil...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Nov. 1

1. A Pakistani Muslim lesbian anonymously details the decades of abuse she's endured because of her sexual orientation in The Manchester Evening News. Pakistani LGBTs are subject to criminal penalties for same-...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 31

1. A federal court is has blocked President Trump’s ban on transgender service members. Yesterday afternoon, U.S. District Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly wrote that those transgender military members who have alr...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 30

1. “Star Trek: Discovery” actor Anthony Rapp revealed a 26-year-old Kevin Spacey made advances toward him when he was a 14-year-old stage actor. Spacey tweeted that he didn’t recall the incident and apologized ...