5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 28

1. The Birmingham, Alabama, city council passed the state's first LGBT non-discrimination ordinance this Tuesday. 2. NPR interviews a lesbian couple about what it's like to go through the adoption process wh...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 21

1. Jeff Mateer, the president's choice for a federal judgeship in Texas, once described transgender children as "part of Satan's plan." 2. Chancler Encalade is the third Texas man to plead guilty under the f...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 20

1. The American Civil Liberties Union filed suit against the state of Michigan this week in response to an anti-LGBT adoption law. 2. Also in Michigan, equality advocates are fighting for state lawmakers to ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 15

1. Vanita Gupta, president of and CEO of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, writes for SCOTUSblog about the Masterpiece Cakeshop case involving a same-sex couple. 2. A gay couple in Utah pl...

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

1. Vitit Muntarbhorn, the first LGBT rights expert with the United Nations, announced his resignation this week. 2. Following a devastating earthquake in Mexico on Sept. 10, it's the women and muxes (a third...