5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 2

1. Congressional LGBT ally Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Florida) announced this will be her last year in elected office. 2. The United Methodist Church is considering removing its first openly gay bishop, Kar...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 22

1. Lambda Legal Southern Regional Director and former Georgia House Rep. Simone Bell is quoted in this Denver Post story on how a supposedly bipartisan deal to kill the anti-LGBT HB2 fell apart Wednesday during...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 14

1. An Alabama House Committee passed a bill Wednesday that would allow private adoption agencies to turn away gay couples on religious grounds. The bill now goes to the full House for a vote. 2. “When you’re...

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

1. A Colorado appeals court ruled today that a baker who wouldn't make a cake for a same-sex couple cannot cite his religious beliefs in refusing them service because it would lead to discrimination. ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 18

1. "It’s at the core of the Catholic faith, and to imagine how we are going to succeed in our country unless we have committed family life, a committed child-centered family system, is hard to imagine. So, irre...