Billy Porter Makes History at 71st Emmy Awards

Billy Porter won an Emmy last night (Septmember 22), making history as the first black openly gay man to win an acting Emmy, according to LGBTQ Nation. After a historic nomination, Porter took home the Emmy ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 13

1. The U.S. House is set to vote today on an amendment that would bar transgender people from receiving transition-related health care, such as gender confirmation surgery. 2. Congrats, Malta! They're now th...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 15

1. The legal fight over transgender bathroom rights has reached the U.S. Supreme Court for the first time. 2. California just passed the nation's first law requiring public schools to include prominent LGBT ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, August 26

1. A lot of LGBT love at last night's Emmys. “Modern Family,” featuring Eric Stonestreet and out actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson as a married gay couple, won for Best Comedy Series for the fifth straight time. Out a...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 10

1. The 2014 Emmy nominations were announced this morning and there are plenty of LGBT connections on the list. First and foremost, actress and activist Laverne Cox made history by becoming the first openly tran...