Portland renames street after LGBTQ icon Harvey Milk

Following the lead of other towns, the metropolis of Portland has just renamed a street of their city after the assassinated civil rights icon Harvey Milk. The new Harvey Milk street consists of a thirteen-b...

Gay Atlanta pioneer Berl Boykin turns 74

On April 7, Atlanta’s LGBTQ community gathered to celebrate Berl Boykin’s birthday. It’s been 74 years well-lived for the Miami-born gay pioneer, whose activism helped lead the city’s fight for LGBTQ equality a...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 28

1. According to existing laws in Finland, transgender individuals must undergo sterilization procedures before legally changing their gender. But those laws may be about to change. 2. Today in the internatio...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 3

1. More than 100 gay men have been arrested, and some killed, in Chechnya, according to a Russian newspaper report. Chechen leaders deny all allegations. 2. Homophobic police in Egypt are taking to the inter...

Is Ben Carson softening his message on gay rights?

The Republican presidential field’s current frontrunner Ben Carson said Wednesday night he is not a homophobe and believes “our constitution protects everybody regardless of their sexual orientation.” Carson...

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

1. “I’ve seen a longing for positive change – for peace and freedom and opportunity – in the eyes of young people I’ve met around the globe. They remind me that no matter who you are, or where you come from, or...

Take that, Chick-fil-A [VIDEO]

YUM. Food and politics to feed your bellies. Brand new Leghorn Chicken in Chicago is serving up tasty food while also sticking it to Atlanta-based Chick-fil-A with its political slant. “We donate 2 percen...