5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 26

1. The Good Samaritan who stopped an attack on a gay couple is being honored as a hero in Miami Beach. According to the Miami Herald, "Helmut Muller Estrada was on his way home after a day at the beach when he ...
Clay Aiken

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, Jan. 31

1. President Trump delivered his first State of the Union speech last night, omitting any references to LGBTQ rights. In Democratic Rep. Joe Kennedy's response, however, he specifically mentioned transgender ri...
Carson Jones

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 4

1. Looks as though someone's made an honest woman out of Juno. Actress Ellen Page discreetly tied the knot with her girlfriend Emma Portner over the weekend. "Can’t believe I get to call this extraordinary woma...
Kim Petras

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Nov. 13

1. Actress Ellen Page posted on her Facebook page alleging director Brett Ratner outed her on the set of “X-Men: The Last Stand,” a decade before she came out. Several women have recently come forward alleging ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 17

1. Trans activist and former Olympian Caitlyn Jenner is considering a run for elected office ... and there's a pretty incensed anti-LGBT opinion piece about it floating around via Washington Times. Fox News rep...

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

1. "It was incredible to see how our community came together in the wake of the senseless Pulse shooting. We hope this gesture can add to the heart and goodwill that defines Orlando.” Two Orlando hospitals won'...

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

1. Brazilian model Lea T will become the first transgender person to have a major roll at an Olympic opening ceremony tonight. 2. “They were beating people … mostly the trans women. A police person even step...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 4

1. A man accused of a hate crime murder in the West Village claimed to a jury that he acted in self defense and that he is bisexual. 2. “We need jobs. We need a vibrant economy. I want every trans person to ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Feb. 2

1. For the first time ever, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services found that gender affirmation surgery must be provided to a transgender woman under Medicare. 2. Speaking of, Slate has a look at ...