RNC Day 1: Anti-LGBT attack, plagiarism, rules fight

CLEVELAND — Over the course of one night at the Republican National Convention, two different speakers Monday exemplified the party’s desire of LGBT outreach on one hand and continuing attacks on LGBT people on...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 6

1.The July 4 arrest of Brooklyn-based photographer Krys Fox on Jacob Riis Beach is gaining attention online and among the city's frequent LGBT beachgoers. Fox was naked when taken into custody with only a towel...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 8

1. The Washington Blade looks into how Donald Trump could undermine LGBT rights as president. 2. Meet the Texas A&M professor who thinks an email from a student LGBT group is “a form of sexual harassment...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 24

1. The New York Times details how the push to advance bathroom rights for transgender Americans reached the White House. 2. A Gallup poll shows that 53 percent of Americans over age 65 say that same-sex marr...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 25

1. All eyes are on North Carolina today as the state's 2016 legislative begins. The Charlotte Observer takes a look at how no one has more at stake than Gov. Pat McCrory, who signed the anti-LGBT House Bill 2 i...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 22

1. “They're in response to politics in part, and part some strong emotions that are generated by people. Some of whom are good people, but I just disagree with when it comes to respecting the equal rights of al...
Ryan Lee

Ryan Lee: Friendly fire vs. fascism

I'm regularly baffled by some of the conservative criticism that's directed toward Michelle Obama. I mean, how could anyone be mad that the First Lady is trying to get America's children to eat healthier lunche...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 21

1. The mother of an Atlanta gay man severely burned by boiling water says she never thought her then-boyfriend of three years was capable of what he did. 2.Queerty writer Rob Smith shows us what can happen w...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Feb. 19

1. Kentucky Senate approves separate marriage licenses for gay couples, with one Republican senator saying any form that does not include the words “bride” and “groom” is disrespectful to traditional families. ...