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...
Ashleigh Atwell

Ashleigh Atwell: Pride, police and #NoJusticeNoPride

When most people get stopped by the police, the protocol is the smile, drum up some witty banter and, possibly, cleavage, so they can go about their business. For them, being pulled over is anywhere from a mino...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 20

1. Six people resigned from the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS last week, claiming the Trump administration has no strategy in place to handle the ongoing HIV epidemic, and the administration looks t...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 19

1. Vladimir Putin decided it's his God-given duty to stop same-sex marriage so that more babies can be born. He's also against gay adoption. 2. For the first time ever, Iceland selected a transwoman to be it...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 15

1. Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (D-New York) just reintroduced the PRIDE Act to Combat Violence, which looks to improve data collection on anti-LGBT violence. 2. LGBT advocates are pleased with a recent decisio...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 14

1. In Alabama this week, the KKK and white nationalists showed up to protest Pride, and the police department referred to the disruption as a "peaceful rally" from both sides. 2. Danica Roem, a candidate for...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 12

1. Pulse: One year later. Today marks the first anniversary of the deadly nightclub shooting in Orlando, where a gunman killed 49 individuals at the LGBT club on Latin Night. 2. A reflection on this weekend'...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 7

1. Chibụìhè Obi, a 24-year-old writer and LGBT activist from Nigeria, is free after being kidnapped. Obi disappeared after he wrote an essay condemning anti-gay violence in the country. 2. Are you a LGBT Chr...