Angola First Country to Legalize Gay Sex in 2019

Angola has legalized gay sex, getting rid of its “vices against nature” provision from a colonial-era penal code, becoming the first country in 2019 to do so, reported Human Rights Watch.The African country...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 27

1. Jim Obergefell, the lead plaintiff in the U.S. Supreme Court case that legalized same-sex marriage nationwide, and lesbian Sen. Tammy Baldwin were among those in the spotlight Tuesday at the Democratic Natio...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 1

1. Victory in Virginia. A federal appeals court that sided with a transgender teen in his lawsuit against a Virginia school board has denied the board's request to rehear the case. The case is now set to head b...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 25

1. The home of James Baldwin, the iconic gay writer, could be torn down to make way for apartments. Baldwin died in 1987 but his home in France has been seen by many in the LGBT community as culturally signific...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Feb. 8

1. Meet the two brave gay teens weathering the storm in a small town in Nashville after they started a gay-straight alliance.2. The L.A. Times' David Horsey looks at Ted Cruz's lineup of “apocalyptic preach...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Nov. 12

1. “I was kind of caught off guard because I didn’t think anything like that would happen anymore. It’s not fair, and it’s not right, and it hurts me really badly because I haven’t done anything wrong.” A Utah ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 30

1. ABC News on why this week's Virginia gay marriage decision matters in terms of which case makes it to the Supreme Court.2. Buzzfeed with a panel of journalists for “A conversation about sex, gay men and ...