5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 24

1. In today's edition of "anti-LGBT leaders hired by the president," Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach was selected to the vice-chair of a commission to investigate claims of voter fraud.2. Metro Weekly...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Feb. 7

1. Today is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Terri L. Smith, the director of HIV prevention services for ALPA Health in Los Angeles, writes about how taking care of oneself could be seen as a political ac...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 1

1. “They took away her bra. You can see she has breasts. She’s a woman.” A transgender woman arrested during the Baltimore riots was jailed in the men's quarters of the city jail.2. New York City has been c...

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

1. The U.S. Supreme Court needs to rule broadly on marriage equality or it risks “encouraging state-level obstruction” similar to what happened after the Brown v. Board of Education ruling on school integration...