5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 27

1. “Little People, Big World” stars made news for making anti-gay comments this week—twice.2. The L.A. Times reports on undercover cops entrapping gay men in parks.3. Slate talks to queer writer/perform...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 8

1. Pope Francis released an eagerly anticipated document of his views on family life on Friday and it was kind of a downer. He upheld the Catholic church's teaching that marriage is only between a man and a wom...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 7

1. The Tennessee House approved a bill Tuesday that would allow counselors and therapists with sincerely held personal beliefs to reject gay clients whose goals are at odds with their views.2. A humanitaria...

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

1. The oldest gay bar in San Francisco is closing.2. ISIS has reportedly executed another gay man.3. “Orange Is The New Black” star Lea Delaria gives life and relationship advice in this conversation wi...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Nov. 11

1. U.S. News & World Report takes a look at the LGBT rights movement beyond marriage, from aiding LGBT refugees to achieving corporate equality and the push to ban conversion therapy.2. Meet Alex Trujil...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 30

1. President Obama, Vice President Biden and Hillary Clinton announced their support for HERO, Houston's LGBT equal rights law.2. A new AP poll shows that for the first time, most Americans expect governmen...

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

1. A new report from GLAAD shows that streaming services like Netflix and Hulu are leading the way with depictions of LGBT people on television, most notably with transgender characters, while network and cable...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 29

1. “This was it, this was the most pivotal turning point in her life, and we both knew it.” Do not miss this 14-year-old trans girl's reaction when her mother surprises her with her first dos...

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

1. In a new poll, anti-LGBT presidential candidate Ben Carson has pulled even with Donald Trump in the Republican presidential primary, soaring from six percent in a previous poll to 26 percent in this lates...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 9

1. “I said, ‘You’re wanting people to understand and accept you – this is like, really confusing to people. And you still have a judgement about gay people and marriage.' She goes...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 17

1. “I never wanted to feel like I was forcing it on them. It just happened. The outcome was amazing. It was nice to know my teammates see me for who I am, not my sexuality." David Denson made hist...