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. 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...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 9

1. “Youth ministers and chaplains are studying how to respond to students struggling with their sexual identities. Governing boards are re-examining their policies on allowing openly gay people in Bible studies...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 27

1. The Vatican's secretary of state called the legalization of same-sex marriage in Ireland a “defeat for humanity” in comments to reporters Tuesday evening. 2. Christian conservative group The Family Leader...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 1

1. “They took away her bra. You can see she has breasts. She’s a woman.” A transgender woman arrested during the Baltimore riots was jailed in the men's quarters of the city jail. 2. New York City has been c...

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

1. “The best way to get young people involved in their own health is to work with them. The top-down approach to HIV prevention won’t work. We should partner with them to get the message across, have them at th...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Nov. 26

1. An Arizona lesbian coupled married after 57 years together. 2. ISIS reportedly stoned two young men to death in Syrian for “being gay,” but activists claim that's an excuse and that the reason they were k...