5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 16

1. Hillary Clinton announced that she supports the U.S. Supreme Court legalizing same-sex marriage. The court will take the issue up this term. 2. Sen. Marco Rubio, a 2016 presidential candidate, said he wou...

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

1. Facebook has issued an apology to those caught up in the social network's “real-name policy” and says they are working on a fix to the problem. The policy led to the suspension of the profiles of numerous dr...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, August 29

1. One Direction heartthrob Harry Styles showed support for Michael Sam, the NFL's first openly gay player, by wearing his jersey during a concert this week in St. Louis. 2. First they offered 70 different g...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 2

1. “I did not think this would ever come.” HuffPo has a profile on the lead plaintiffs in Illinois' successful marriage equality lawsuit, which led to marriage licenses being issued for same-sex couples startin...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 9

1. “I haven't felt like this. Ever. It's a lot of weight lifted off my shoulders. I can finally breathe now and live life happily.” UMASS basketball sophomore Derrick Gordon comes out, becoming the first active...

View all 56 of the new gender options on Facebook

Last Thursday, Facebook added custom gender options for users who don't identify as male or female—56 different options, to be exact. The company did not (and reportedly has no plans to) publish a full list of ...