5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 3

1. Grindr is sharing your HIV status with at least two other companies, BuzzFeed News reported. The organization reported that the two corporations, Apptimize and Localytics, receive information inputted by Gri...
Eminem

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 21

1. Rapper Eminem raised some eyebrows when he revealed in an interview with Vulture that he was playing the field post-divorce and trying online dating — including Grindr, known primarily as a gay hookup app. ...
Rutina Wesley from "True Blood"

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

1. A Baltimore federal judge has ordered a halt to Donald Trump's proposed transgender military ban. U.S. District Judge Marvin J. Garbis wrote pointedly in his ruling that the “capricious, arbitrary, and unqua...

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...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 22

1. Former Wyoming Republican Sen. Alan Simpson has some words for the president about signing a federal "religious freedom" law: Don't do it.2. The future is brighter today for transgender med school studen...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 30

1. Someone decided to give Milo Yiannopoulos, the self-described "alt-right" openly gay editor at Brietbart, a book deal to spew his platform from. And by "someone," we mean the same company that publishes book...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Nov. 23

1. Ellen choked up as President Obama awarded her the Presidential Medal of Freedom yesterday.2. CNN reports on the convicted London serial killer who sought his victims on Grindr and other gay dating apps....

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

1. “Trash, unethical and dangerous.” The Daily Beast is under fire for an article one of their (straight) reporters wrote about finding dates on Grindr in the Olympic Village in Rio. While he didn't name names,...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 20

1. The Washington Post goes inside the hottest gay bar in the most homophobic state in the nation.2. Here's a look at the latest numbers on gay and bi teens regarding sex, drugs and HIV.3. The Daily Bea...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 14

1. The New York Times reports on how Grindr is becoming an effective way to get gay men of color to try home HIV self-testing kits.2. The largest survey of transgender people yet shows the extent of the dan...