Joy Reid

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 4

1. The Associated Press reports that a Federal Highway Administration official sent a letter to Lexington, Kentucky, Mayor Jim Gray asking the city to remove its Pride-themed rainbow crosswalks, which are simil...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 10

1. “Nelsan had that electricity in an abundance I have rarely seen. I can’t believe he’s gone.” Nelsan Ellis, best known for playing the openly gay short order cook Lafayette on “True Blood,” died Saturday at a...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 22

1. “They're in response to politics in part, and part some strong emotions that are generated by people. Some of whom are good people, but I just disagree with when it comes to respecting the equal rights of al...