Bernie Sanders to Now Attend LGBTQ Town Hall

The Human Rights Campaign has confirmed that Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will now attend the organization’s LGBTQ Town Hall after reports that he would be the only major candidate to not at...

CNN to Host LGBTQ Town Hall in October

CNN will be the exclusive broadcast partner of the historic LGBTQ presidential town hall hosted by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. The town hall, to take place on Thursday, October 10 in Los Angeles, i...

LGBTQ Issues Omitted from Democratic Debate

Last night’s second round of Democratic debates brought disappointment to many LGBTQ voters and activists, as not a single mention or question of LGBTQ rights was included in the entire three-hour event. The...

Brothers Involved in Jussie Smollet Case Issue Apology

The two men who allegedly helped “Empire” star Jussie Smollett stage a fake homophobic and racist attack say that they have “tremendous regret” for how the incident has affected minority communities and victims...
Jeffrey Tambor

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, Feb. 16

1. Gordon Giampietro, one of President Trump’s federal court nominees, has made disparaging comments about same-sex relationships and parenting, according to a new BuzzFeed News report. In a radio interview rec...
Don Lemon

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 27

1. According to TMZ, out CNN anchor Don Lemon called the NYPD this week after receiving numerous threatening, hateful Twitter messages. Sources say police will likely investigate the threats as a hate crime. ...
Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 12

1. In a new Harper Collins children’s book out this week, Santa Claus is depicted as a gay man of color. “Santa’s Husband,” written by straight ally Daniel Kibblesmith, features refreshingly mainstream illustra...

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

1. Apple CEO Tim Cook says he spoke to out CNN anchor “multiple times” before he came out, and here's why. 2. “I’m constantly surprised by what a non-issue this has become.” Roll Call on post-gay politics an...