5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 25

1. Police in Azerbaijan claim that they're cracking down on prostitution — but activists say that is a screen for picking up and torturing gay men and transgender women.2. The Los Angeles LGBT Center hosted...

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. 7

1. Kashmire Nazier Redd, a transgender man, was killed by his partner in New York on Labor Day. Redd is at least the 18th transgender person to die at the hands of violence this year in the US.2. Courts in ...

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

1. Transgender woman Ninotska Love shares what it's like to be one of the first trans students to attend Wellesley College, which began allowing them to apply in 2015.2. Teen Vogue examines the decades-old ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 18

1. Louisiana's governor is battling to have LGBT protections put back into place in state law.2. "There are no two sides to the story of white supremacy, neo-Nazism, and the other repugnant forms of hatred ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 8

1. Martin Shkreli, who is known for increasing the price of the AIDS drug Daraprim by 5,000 percent, was found guilty of fraud this week. The charges stem from financial issues, however, and not the drug price ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 26

1. LGBT advocates in Michigan are asking lawmakers to clarify a provision in the state's Civil Rights Act to protect against discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identification.2. Rememberi...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 25

1. A group of LGBT volunteer soldiers, known as TQILA, are taking on ISIS.2. What do proposed cuts to Planned Parenthood funding mean to the LGBT community?3. Good news from Mic — AIDS deaths in 2017 ar...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 30

1. A perfect moment for Memorial Day. Yesterday, Chicago unveiled one of the country's first monuments to LGBT veterans.2. This Missouri teenager was assigned an essay at his Catholic school to defend the C...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 12

1. Tel Aviv, Israel's upcoming June 9 Pride will be the first large-scale Pride event to celebrate the theme of bisexuality.2. Even though he graduated, Gavin Grimm's case against his grade-school district ...