5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 3

1. Nearly 250 faith leaders gathered on the steps of Texas' capitol this week to denounce the state legislature's proposed transgender "bathroom bills."2. The Russian LGBT Network just released a 30-page re...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 19

1. Brigham Young University-Idaho fired a professor after she wrote a pro-LGBT statement on her personal Facebook page and refused to take it down.2. The Atlantic explores the effects inclusive sex educatio...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 28

1. Read the resolution proposed by Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Florida) for the US House to condemn the violence against gay men in Chechnya.2. Also happening in Congress this week, Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wi...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 26

1. The LGBT community mourns the loss of out blogger Martyn Hett, who gained worldwide fame after successfully trying to help his mother's knitting career via Twitter posts that went viral. Hett was killed duri...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 22

1. President Trump traveled to Saudi Arabia over the weekend and did not bring up LGBT rights at all — despite criticizing other politicians for doing the same while he was on the campaign trail.2. Vice Pre...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 10

1. The Russian LGBT Network opened up to NPR about what it's doing to help gay men being rounded up and tortured because of their sexuality.2. For the first time ever, a transgender pastor held a Holy Commu...

LGBT rights leaders flunk Trump on first 100 days

With the 100-day mark of President Trump’s time in the White House fast approaching, LGBT rights supporters are giving him failing grades as the nation evaluates him at the benchmark.Since he took the oath ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 19

1. The woman who broke the story about Chechnya's detainment of gay men will likely have to flee the country, Washington Post reports. The rest of the staff at her newspaper is also under verbal attack.2. T...